Whether you are choosing aviation as a career, or simply for the sheer thrill of flying, selecting the right school is vital to your success. Ardmore Flying School has been training pilots since 1961 and is recognised internationally as a quality facility, providing consistently high standards in all aspects of flight training.
Ardmore Flying School is New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) approved and holds the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority (NZ CAA) Part 141 approval for flight training. This allows them to provide a Diploma in Aviation as well as licensing at all levels.
Our mission: To train pilots to the very highest standard of excellence in aviation, safety, education, competency, command and to achieve their individual, personal and professional aviation goals.
Flying in New Zealand: New Zealand. A population of around four million makes this one of the least crowded places in the world. New Zealand benefits from convenient travel links with other countries initiates excellent business and employment prospects and provides exciting lifestyle opportunities, while remaining friendly, peaceful and safe.
New Zealand is a place like no other; a modern country with advanced technology and a culture of research and development, yet, it remains affordable to live here as a student and experience all the nation has to offer. Cities and beaches, mountains and lakes, New Zealand is the perfect destination to learn to fly.