Mattoon Flight School

Mattoon, Illinois

Our instructors are experienced, competent, and professional. We will provide you with the tools, skills, and training to be a successful, career-ready pilot.

Have you always wanted to become a pilot? Phoenix Flight Academy is your premier aviation career solution, bringing high quality, accelerated flight training to students of various career paths. Phoenix Flight Academy’s courses offer you real life situations where you can experience a full range of flight scenarios. With Phoenix Flight Academy’s accelerated pilot training, you can complete the program and become a professional commercial pilot in approximately two years.

Aircraft: Cessna 172

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We offer state-of-the-art flight simulator training as part of our courses. You get world-class training by certified instructors on important maneuver and procedures.


We have designed Phoenix Flight Academy around a “fast track” teaching program designed to be the most efficient way for you to become a licensed and professional pilot.


As part of your course, we can arrange additional training to help you get your FAA Part 141 minimums. This can even be in excess of the training offered by most schools. We offer training under part 61 as well as part 141.


Phoenix Flight Academy is your leading solution to get started in a new airline career. In just two years you can go from having no flight experience to being career ready.

Student Success Stories

“I came into the program with my private pilot license. Phoenix Flight Academy picked up exactly where I had left off in my previous flight training and propelled me into becoming the experienced pilot that I needed to be as well as gain my 1,500 flight hours in order to work in the regional airlines”

Emily – Quincy, IL

“Phoenix Flight Academy's program prepared me very well for my career. My training was very fast paced and structured. You always know what to expect on the next flight and what you should prepare for.”

Cody – Indianapolis, IN

“I would like to say that I wouldn’t be where I am today without the training I received From Phoenix Flight Academy. The flight program set me up for the fast-pace training I encountered at Endeavor Air.”

Chris – Minneapolis, MN

“I did all my pilot training with Phoenix. I started from zero time in November 2015. I reached 1,500 hours of flight time after fourteen months of instructing and then I got right on with a regional airline. Phoenix Flight Academy has provided me with the skills I needed to go from zero time to airline pilot in just 22 months!”

Andrew – Chicago, IL

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