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Prior Aviation Service, Inc. • 50 North Airport Drive, Buffalo, NY 14225
Phone: (716) 633-1000 • Fax: (716) 633-1543 • Hours of Operation: Open Daily 24/7

Flight Training

Flight TrainingPrior Aviation Flight School is Buffalo's only FAR Part 141 Flight School. We offer instruction in Private Pilot, Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot, Certified Flight Instructor and Instrument Flight Instructor ratings. ATP ratings are also attainable through our school.

Flight training is scheduled to meet your individual needs and lifestyle.

All training is completed from our modern facilities located on the Buffalo Niagara International Airport (KBUF) Class "C" airspace. The close proximity of our classrooms to all runways allow us to depart quickly, minimizing ground delays and maximizing valuable flight time. Students learn early on how to communicate with all air traffic controllers from clearance delivery specialists to departure control. Our friendly local controllers make learning easy in this busy airport environment.

Discover Flight - An initial flight lesson. Allow approximately two hours to schedule and complete the flight which includes an introduction to weather, pre-flight, flight and post-flight briefing.

Fly with our instructors for your Flight Review. Participate in the Pilot Proficiency Award Program and earn your next phase of " WINGS". Schedule an Instrument Proficiency Checks or learn GPS approaches in our Garmin ® 430 GPS, IFR approved Warriors.

Prior Aviation Service is committed to keeping the dream of flight training both cost effective and financially affordable. Our prices for aircraft and instructors are most competitive and very reasonable.

Prior Aviation's Flight School utilizes a new state of the art Modular Flight Deck, advanced aviation flight training device. Our AAFTD has an outside visual display. The AAFTD can be incorporated into training at all levels of flight instruction. This system enhances the student’s educational experience while reducing the costs of training.

1 Piper Cherokee Warrior II
1 Piper Cherokee Warrior III
1 Piper Cherokee Warrior III w/ G500 avionics
1 Piper Arrow
1 Cessna Skylane 182T w/ G1000 avionics
1 AATD w/ G1000 avionics package



 Richard Middaugh CFII
 Chief Flight Instructor

Contact us today to learn more, meet with an instructor or to schedule your first flight.

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