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French Valley Airport Flight School
AeroGuard Flight Training Center located at the French Valley Airport in Murrieta, CA offers career-focused accelerated commercial pilot training. This flight school in southern california prepares students for one of the most in-demand careers in the world. A perfect location within Riverside county caters to anyone looking for pilot school in San Diego or flight schools in Los Angeles. AeroGuard’s exceptional instructors and student-focused culture makes AeroGuard the leading choice for cadets from all over the world who want to launch a successful career as an airline pilot.
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Diverse Experience in Riverside, CA
AeroGuard’s flight school in California is located at the French Valley Airport (F70), in Southwest Riverside County, neighboring Temecula and Winchester. It is located on Highway 79 and is a short distance from the I-15 and the 215 Corridor.
At AeroGuard’s Riverside flight school, students utilize Piper Archer aircraft for single-engine training and Piper Seminole aircraft for multi-engine training complete with standardized cockpits and layouts. For additional learning, students also have unlimited access to the RedBird simulator allowing them to practice and give focus to specific areas in their training as necessary. This gives students the opportunity to further develop the skills needed to become a well-rounded pilot.
There are 12 Class D & 4 Class C airports within 30 nautical miles of French Valley Airport, 4 Class B airspace shelves and multiple special air traffic airspace shelves. Of the 50+ airports surrounding the Riverside area, 20+ are tower controlled. The controlled airspace encourages pilots to exercise and get familiar with radio communications while speaking with air traffic control.
The uncontrolled airspace surrounding the airport allows for pilots to practice their skills without interruption and it also facilitates operation at several airports near F70.
With the many surrounding airports, there are 150+ instrument approaches to practice and multiple airports to experience. This sets AeroGuard cadets on a path for success. There’s no other flight school in Southern California you’ll want to train at. With an average of 250+ flying days a year in Riverside, you’ll accumulate flight hours quickly and safely.
Programs Offered in Riverside
Life in Riverside
If you’re looking for a great flight school in Southern California and are also seeking an enjoyable living environment, our Riverside campus offers exactly what you need and more. With the campus located just an hour outside the Los Angeles-San Diego Mega-Region you can reap the benefits the city life has to offer.
At this flight school location, you’ll also experience suitable weather for great outdoor recreation. Whether you’re into horseback riding, racing go-karts, wine tours, fishing or even just enjoying the historic districts of downtown, there’s something for everyone. Your opportunity awaits.