Appleton Flight School

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CAVU Flight Academy of Appleton – Part 141 Certified and a FAA Part 61 Flight School


A premier flight training school and the newest FAR Part 141 and FAA Part 61 Flight School in Wisconsin. CAVU Flight Academy offers you the opportunity for a fun and lucrative career in aviation. Get your degree online while you train with top-notch Instructors at our hands-on training facility. Learn to fly at CAVU Flight Academy in Appleton!

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foundation 1000 flight simulatorOur Flight School is located at the Outagamie County Regional Airport (ATW).  Appleton’s CAVU Flight Academy has the state of the art training program and one-G Foundation 1000 to get your career and flying dreams off the ground!

Have questions?

Call Pilotsmith: 920-415-2359



CAVU Flight Academy offer an Aviation of Science program from  Utah Valley University, the dream of flying or building a career in aviation is right in your backyard.

You can earn an associate or bachelor’s degree online while completing your flight training with CAVU Flight Academy!

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Normal business hours:
Open daily from 5am to 9pm
All other times by appointment

If you’d like to come out and fly, please call us ahead of time and we’ll have the plane ready for you. Whether you prefer to fly early in the morning, or are looking for some night flying experience, just let us know and we can make it happen.


CAVU Flight Academy Appleton
N259 Ares Drive
Appleton, WI 54914

Aircraft Rental & Sales

appelton aircraft rentalAll CAVU Flight Academy aircrafts are available for rent and for sale! Our licensed professionals at can help you buy or sell an aircraft.

In order to rent an aircraft, you must:

  • Possess at least a Private Pilot Certificate
  • Possess at least a 3rd Class Medical Certificate
  • Complete a checkout flight with one of CAVU’s Certified Flight Instructors

appleton-piper-rentalIn order to rent the Piper  Arrow, a pilot must:

  • Hold a complex endorsement
  • Have at least 100 Hours
  • Pilot-In-Command Flight Time

Call us today for our rates and schedule your checkout flight!


CAVU recommends airplane renters insurance  from Avemco®

Pilot Supplies

CAVU Flight Academy has an extensive Pilot Shop with a variety of aviation items. CAVU is a dealer for several suppliers including:

Select products include:
Piper & Cessna POH’s, Cessna, Practical Test Standards, Oral Exam Guides, Gleim Knowledge Test Prep, and many more!

CAVU Flight Academy is also a certified government chart dealer. We have all the local VFR and IFR charts in stock!

We have competitive prices, can save you on shipping charges, and a great selection!

Check out our CAVU apparel:

  • Hats
  • Golf Shirts

If  you would like further information on the products we carry, please call us or stop in and we can order any of your pilot needs, save you money, and have it to you within a few days if the item is not in stock.

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