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The St. Catharines Flying Club main location is at Niagara District Airport with a sub-base at Niagara Central Airport.


We are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing the best possible flight training at the lowest possible cost for over 80 years.


We are registered as a Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005, and approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 to provide Instructor Rating and Commercial Pilot training.

Now in 2 locations!

Reach us at (voice) 905.684.9447, (fax) 905.684.9449 at Niagara District Airport.

468 Niagara Stone Rd.

Niagara on the Lake

Ontario, L0S 1J0

Open 8am to 8pm from April 1 to Sept 30 and 8am to 6pm from Oct 1 to March 31


Reach us at (voice) 905.788.1359, (fax) 905.788.3359 at Niagara Central Airport.

435 River Rd.


Ontario, L3B 5N6

Open 8am to 8pm from April 1 to Sept 30 and 9am to 5pm from Oct 1 to March 31


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The Club is a Certified Flight Training Unit, registered with Transport Canada with two class 1 instructors, one class 2 instructor, two class 3 instructors and one class 4 instructor. We also have 2 Transport Canada Certified Pilot Examiners.

We provide training for Recreational Pilot Permit, Private Pilot license,and Commercial Pilot license as well as Instrument, Night, Instructor, and OTT.

Click here for information about a Familiarization Flight


Take a thrilling air tour over Niagara on the Lake, the Niagara River, Whirlpool and Falls.

Cost is only $100.00 for a 1/2 hour flight for 3 passengers.

Call 905-684-9447 and make your reservation.



As many of you are aware the Ontario Government's Aviation Fuel Tax moved ahead this September. I have attached a copy of the news release issued by MPP Michael Harris of Kitchener-Conestoga, PC Transportation Critic. You can sign an online petition at www.groundtheflighttax.com I encourage you to share this information.

Patti Gamble - President SCFC

Wings Banquet

The annual Wings Banquet will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, 500 York Rd., Niagara On The Lake. On March 7, 2015.

Cocktails are at 6pm.

Ticket price is $55.00 each and are available at Dispatch. They can also be reserved with a credit card number if you call them at 905.684.9447.

Aero Course

To be presented at the club from Dec. 5 to Dec. 7. Contact Dispatch at 905.684.9447 for more information.

Private Pilot Ground School


Is held several times during the year.

Also available: Online PPL Course. Contact Dispatch at 905.684.9447 to register or for more info.

Advanced GPS for IFR

Will be held some time in 2014. Contact Dispatch at 905.684.9447 for more info.

Advanced Pilot Ground School

Will be held some time during the year. Contact Dispatch at 905.684.9447 to register or for more info.


Gift Certificates make a great gift for pilots, would be pilots, or folks just wanting to go for a sightseeing tour. They are available from Dispatch in any amount.


Club T-Shirts and fleece shirts are available. Contact Dispatch for more info.

If any member is not receiving the email updates and news, please let me know at h.vandyke@live.ca


Events coming up

Wings Banquet.March 7, 2015, Cocktails 6pm, Cost $55.00 each. Hilton Garden Inn

For more details see below or for past events, click on Events at the top of the page.