Essence Flight School Van Nuys

TAKE CONTROLS AND FLY OVER LOS ANGELES

Hands-on Intro Flight Lessons over Los Angeles with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor by your Side

HANDS-ON INTRO FLIGHT AT VAN NUYS AIRPORT

TAKE THE CONTROLS AND FLY OVER LOS ANGELES

Have you ever looked up at the sky and imagined yourself at the controls of an airplane, soaring above the landscapes? At Essence Flight Academy in Van Nuys, this dream can become a reality through their varied and accessible intro flight lessons. With a commitment to safety, education, and the sheer joy of flying, the academy offers an inviting gateway into the world of aviation for enthusiasts of all levels.

Essence Flight Academy is renowned for its friendly, professional environment, located at one of the world’s busiest general aviation hubs, Van Nuys Airport. The academy’s experienced instructors are not just pilots but passionate educators who aim to make flying accessible to everyone. From the moment you step into the facility, the staff’s enthusiasm sets the tone for an exciting adventure.

Introductory Flight Lessons

Perfect for beginners, this quick introduction allows you to experience the thrill of flying without a significant time commitment. Priced at $229, it includes a brief ground session followed by 60 minutes in the air, where you will take the controls under the supervision of your instructor.

This premium option is designed for those seriously considering a pilot’s license or who want to experience a day in the life of a pilot. For $329, this package includes 15 minutes ground instruction, a 90-minute flight, and a post-flight debriefing. It’s an immersive option that gives a real taste of what it takes to be a pilot.

This Training package includes total of 3 hours of flight training in an Aircraft and total of 45 minutes of Ground School briefing. Practice the maneuvers and flight controls techniques using an FAA Approved flight simulator for 15 minutes before taking the controls in an aircraft for 45 minutes. During the actual aircraft flights, you will at the controls for the most part with knowledge you acquired during the simulator training sessions. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery of Los Angeles, flying over Hollywood sign and other prominent LA landmarks.

HANDS-ON INTRO FLIGHT IN TURBO CIRRUS

LUXURY INTRODUCTORY FLIGHT OVER LOS ANGELES

Fly in a the most sophisticated and Luxury Cirrus Aircraft. Take controls of an aircraft flying over beautiful Los Angeles, with an FAA certified flight instructor by your side guiding you through the steps. You will be controlling the aircraft for most of the experience. See Los Angeles from above, including Hollywood sign, Dogger Stadium, Downtown LA and more. Bring a guest with you at no additional cost. The guest will be in the back seat enjoying the experience as you pilot the aircraft over LA

Regardless of the option chosen, each lesson begins with a comprehensive pre-flight briefing covering safety, aircraft mechanics, and the basics of aerodynamics. This is followed by a hands-on inspection of the aircraft, which for many is a pivotal moment, connecting theory with the tangible aspects of flying.

Once airborne, the beauty of Los Angeles and the surrounding California landscape unfolds beneath you. Under the careful guidance of your instructor, you will take the controls, learning basic maneuvers and enjoying the unparalleled freedom of flight.

After landing, the experience concludes with a debrief where you and your instructor review the flight, discussing highlights and any potential next steps in your aviation journey, should you choose to continue.

TAKING FLIGHT WITH CONFIDENCE

Essence Flight Academy’s approach is designed to ensure that every student, regardless of the lesson length or price, leaves with a memorable and educational experience. Their introductory flight lessons are a perfect way to explore the skies safely, enjoyably, and affordably. Whether you’re considering a career in aviation or simply looking for an extraordinary adventure, Essence Flight Academy in Van Nuys is an excellent place to start your journey into the skies.

FLIGHT SCHOOL VAN NUYS ESSENCE FLIGHT

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Based on 20 reviews
Saeedeh Vaezi
Saeedeh Vaezi
11 May 2024
Choosing Essence Flight Academy for my commercial pilot license was the best decision I made for my career. Their comprehensive training program equipped me with the skills and confidence needed to excel in the aviation industry. What sets them apart is their fantastic long term finance options,making my dreams of flying a reality! Highly recommend!
Sonya Khalili
Sonya Khalili
11 May 2024
Essence Flight Academy exceeded my expectations in every way on my journey to obtaining my private pilot license. The instructors were incredibly knowledgeable and supportive, guiding me through every step of the process with patience and professionalism. The facilities were top-notch, providing a comfortable and conducive environment for learning. I highly recommend Essence Flight Academy to anyone looking to pursue their dreams of becoming a pilot.
It’s Felix
It’s Felix
26 April 2024
Great place! Most friendly people and an amazing environment to be in, I recommend this place to anyone looking for the best of the best!
Mohammad Reza Arabi
Mohammad reza Arabi
22 April 2024
Amazing for any kinda flight training. They have great aircraft and flight simulators. My instructor Alex is awesome.
Rojin Bakhshi
Rojin Bakhshi
21 April 2024
I went for a discovery flight over Los Angeles with my friend and it was an amazing experience, this was my first time flying and I was scared in the beginning but our instructor was very professional and explained everything throughly for to feel comfortable. I had a great experience I would definitely go back again!!!
Sara Asnaashari
Sara Asnaashari
21 April 2024
I recently had the opportunity to experience a Discovery Flight with Essence flight in Los Angeles, and I am absolutely thrilled with how it went! From the moment I arrived, the staff were welcoming and thoroughly professional, ensuring I felt comfortable and informed every step of the way. The highlight was undoubtedly the flight itself. My instructor was knowledgeable and patient, explaining everything clearly and allowing me to take control of the aircraft under their guidance. The views of Los Angeles from above were simply breathtaking, and the thrill of flying was amazing
Darius H Mortazavi
Darius H Mortazavi
21 April 2024
I recently received my private pilot license from Essence Flight Academy,and I couldn’t be happier with the entire experience. Training with Alex was a great experienc he’s not only knowledgeable but also truly passionate about it, making every session engaging and informative. The academy’s facilities are top-notch, the staff is incredibly supportive, and the atmosphere is perfect for learning. I felt well-prepared and confident at every step, thanks to their comprehensive training program and expert guidance. I highly recommend Essence Flight Academy to anyone looking to pursue a career in becoming a pilot . A big thank you to the entire team for making my dream of flying come true!
George Attallah
George Attallah
18 April 2024
Very professional and great airplanes. I love the flight simulators. The pricing is very fair compared to any other flight school
Sara Farahi
Sara Farahi
14 April 2024
I have been on a journey of deciding if I want to become a private pilot but I had no prior experience or knowledge about flying, thanks to Essence flight school i got all of my questions answered, their team was extremely helpful and I was able to get a intro flight with them to see what does becoming a pilot feel like, my instructor was Alex he was great at explaining every step for me and teaching me how to to take control of the flight! I loved my experience. And this intro flight helped me make my decision on choosing my career in becoming a private pilot for now and maybe continuing to become a commercial pilot with them in the future.
Noushin Rajabloo
NOUSHIN RAJABLOO
11 April 2024
Professional and educated staff and instructors. I am really happy with the experience that I have with them. And I highly recommend this school to anyone who is looking for a great flight academy.

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