Advanced Flight Training

Complete your instrument, commercial, multi-engine, and CFI at Ideal Aviation


Instrument Rating

Ideal Aviation is committed to helping you become a proficient instrument pilot, whether you're a private pilot looking to enhance your abilities or an aspiring professional pilot. Through a blend of comprehensive ground school instruction and hands on flight training, you'll acquire the knowledge and skills needed to confidently navigate and operate aircraft using instrument references alone.

Gain the expertise to fly in diverse weather conditions and execute precise instrument approaches. Take charge of your aviation journey and open doors to exciting new opportunities with our Instrument Training program at Ideal Aviation.

Flying above the clouds on an instrument flight

Commercial Certificate

Take your flying career to new heights with Ideal Aviation's Commercial Certificate program. Designed for aspiring professional pilots, our comprehensive training equips you with the skills and expertise needed to excel in the dynamic world of commercial aviation. Led by experienced instructors, our program focuses on advanced flight maneuvers, precise aircraft control, crew resource management, and advanced navigation techniques.

Gain real world experience through cross-country flights and simulated commercial operations, preparing you for a range of exciting career opportunities. With Ideal Aviation, you'll soar confidently into a rewarding future as a commercial pilot. Take the next step today and unlock your full potential in the world of aviation.

Helicopter pilot passing commercial checkride

Multi Engine Rating

Experience the power and precision of multi engine aircraft as our expert instructors guide you through comprehensive training. With advanced systems, twin engines, and enhanced performance capabilities, Ideal Aviation's Piper Seminole provides an exceptional platform for honing your multi engine skills.

Whether you're aspiring to become a professional pilot or seeking to expand your horizons, our multi engine training program at Ideal Aviation will equip you with the expertise and confidence needed to conquer the skies. Elevate your flying abilities and soar towards success with us.

Pilot passing her multi engine checkride

Certified Flight Instructor

Our CFI Training program offers you the opportunity to share your knowledge and love for flying with aspiring pilots. As a CFI, you'll play a vital role in shaping the next generation of aviators, and we're here to provide you with the training and support you need to excel in this rewarding role.

With our experienced team of instructors and comprehensive training curriculum, you'll develop the instructional skills and aviation expertise necessary to guide and inspire future pilots. Join Ideal Aviation's CFI Training program and embark on a fulfilling journey of teaching, mentorship, and professional growth in the dynamic field of aviation.

An Ideal Aviation CFI

We are the flight training experts of St. Louis

The Ideal Aviation family comes from a long history of aviation in St. Louis. Dating back to the 1980's Ideal Aviation has been helping pilots earn their wings.