california flight academy

California Flight Academy

Training Career Pilots Since 1989


For almost 30 years, California Flight Academy has provided quality Private Pilot, Commercial Multi-Engine and Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) instruction. As an FAA approved school under part 141 and part 61 and an authorized Cessna Pilot Center, CFA assures students the highest standards of safety, comfort and quality education that one expects from a professional flight academy. The school’s fleet of meticulously maintained aircraft is serviced by its own dedicated and certified maintenance personnel.

School Highlights:

  • Ideal climate conditions for flight training Location in beautiful San Diego
  • Impressive student diversity
  • Friendly staff and excellent student services
  • Comfortable student housing


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Location: El Cajon, California (San Diego Metro Area)

Student Population: 110

Popular Programs Include:

  • Commercial flight training

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On-campus Housing: Yes. CFA maintains a relationship with apartment/flat units near the Academy that offer our students rentals of shared rooms in two-bedroom apartment units. The units are conveniently located near several restaurants and supermarkets. The apartments come completely furnished and CFA will supply bedding and dishes. Each apartment is equipped with a telephone line, internet access and cable television. There is also an on-site laundry facility, fitness center and swimming pool.