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Resources to help you be successful!

Tampa Bay’s Complete Aviation Training Provider

With more Tampa area locations than any other Flight School, Tampa Bay Aviation offers Private to ATP training in Fixed Wing and Rotorcraft Aircraft.

Our locations include:

Clearwater Airpark

1000 North Hercules Ave.
Clearwater, FL 33765
Phone: 727-461-5229 


540 1st Street Southeast
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: (727) 461-5229

St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport

14609 Airport Parkway #210
Clearwater, Fl 33762

Tampa Executive Airport

6530 Tampa Executive Airport Rd #242
Tampa, FL 33610

Online Scheduling

Click here for Scheduling (students and renters only)

Need help scheduling? Call us in the office or email [email protected]

Renter’s insurance

Tampa Bay Aviation has partnered with Avemco Insurance Company, Southwest Aviation Insurance Group, and AOPA to offer our customers quality aircraft renters insurance, which is required whenever you rent an aircraft from us. $10,000 of non-owned aircraft damage is the minimum coverage required for fixed wing (students and renters) and $20,000 of non-owned aircraft damage is the minimum coverage required for rotorcraft (renters only).

Get coverage designed to protect you. Click the buttons below to learn more, or to buy online.

Financing your Training

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Flight Training Financing made easy.

Would you like to finance your Private Pilot or Instrument training?
We have everything you need

Are you interested in financing Career Training?
If you are a student pursuing a professional pilot career or a flight school specializing in commercial or accelerated training, we suggest you take a few minutes to review all of the Career Training FAQs, by clicking the link below.

Apply Here

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We Fly is an aviation finance program that was created to give We Florida Financial Members a way to access exceptional financing options to help them achieve their piloting dreams. Our aviation loans are designed to help cover all aspects of aviation including:

  • Purchase
  • Avionics upgrades
  • Aircraft maintenance and flight training
  • As a credit union, Members receive all the support and individualized attention that follows.

Apply Here

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Zero to MEI Financing

We offer exceptional lending packages, including:

  • The best rate you’ll get anywhere to go from zero to hero!
  • Full financing for your entire flight training and more
  • Affordable payment options, including deferment for 12 months while you complete your training AND find a job.
  • Pay your loan off any time you want with no consequences or penalties whatsoever.

If you are interested in getting started, please click here to apply
If you have limited credit or low income you may need a Co-Borrower; if so, please have your co-borrower complete their application here


Our partnership with Liberty University allows you to earn college credit while pursuing your Certificates and Ratings while flying with Tampa Bay Aviation!

Pilot Operating Handbooks

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182Q POH
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PA28-161 POH
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