ATP Flight School

Dallas Flight School At Arlington Municipal Airport (GKY)

About the Training Facility

Airline Transport Professional's Arlington Texas location at the Arlington Municipal Airport is a beautiful facility and a great location for the Airline Career Pilot Program.

The site boasts spacious classrooms and simulator bays, along with 10,000 square feet of hangar space. Arlington Airport (GKY) is a busy airport located 13 miles south of Dallas Fort Worth Airport under a 3,000' shelf of Class Bravo airspace.

Flight Training Programs Offered

Aircraft & Simulators

Garmin G500 Equipped


This training center features 2012-model Piper Seminoles with the Garmin G500 electronic flight deck. Study the G500 information in the Piper Seminole Training Supplement before you arrive for training.


Enterprise Rent-A-Car – 0.1 mi.
4842 S Collins #A, Arlington, TX – (817) 375-1160
Advantage Rent-A-Car – 0.3 mi.
4720 S. Collins, Arlington, TX – (817) 417-5909


ATP has arranged discounted rates for students at participating Extended Stay Hotels. Visit and enter the company code "ATP" when booking.

SPECIAL ATP RATE Quality Inn at Arlington Highlands (TX553) – 1.6 mi.
121 East I-20, Arlington, TX 76018 – (817) 467-3535
Special ATP Rate: $49.99 per night. Ask for the "ATP Rate".
SPECIAL ATP RATE New LaQuinta Inn & Suites Grand Prairie South – 4.5 mi.
2131 W. Interstate 20, Grand Prairie, Texas 75052 – (214) 412-3220
Special ATP Rate: $85 with Free shuttle to/from ATP. Ask for the "ATP Rate”.
Also Available: Complimentary DFW Airport Shuttle - 7 days a week, 7am - 9pm.
SPECIAL ATP RATE Blue Cypress Hotel & Convention Center (Arlington) – 8 mi.
117 S. Watson Road, Arlington, TX 76010 – (800) 896-1534
Special ATP Rate: $79 with free shuttle to ATP, but does not pick-up from DFW. Ask for the “ATP Rate”.
SPECIAL ATP RATE Candlewood Suites (Arlington) – 9 mi.
1542 N. Hwy 360, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 – (972) 988-6800
Special ATP Rate: $85.99 with free shuttle to/from ATP training center.
Visit to make a discounted ATP reservation or call for additional extended stay rates.
SPECIAL ATP RATE Hyatt Place (Dallas) – 9 mi.
2221 Brookhollow Plaza Drive, Arlington, TX 76006 – (817) 649-3336
Special ATP Rate: $99 with free shuttle from DFW. Ask for the “ATP Rate”.

ATP Housing for Career Pilot Students

ATP offers a convenient housing option. You get a shared bedroom in an upscale, furnished apartment with all utilities included. (Phone service is not provided.) Well-equipped business center facilities and recreation facilities are available at all ATP apartments. With no lease obligation, this option is perfect for students in the Airline Career Pilot Program.

GKY Housing

The Grand Courtyards Apartments
525 W. Westchester Pkwy.
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052
GKY Grand Courtyards Apartments
GKY Grand Courtyards Apartments
GKY Grand Courtyards Apartments

Nestled within Grand Prairie, just minutes from Arlington, this quiet residential setting offers convenient access to both Dallas and Fort Worth cities.

Area Attractions & Distance from Student Housing

ATP students reside close to the main route I20 and the beautiful Mountain Creek Lake Park. With nearby shopping and entertainment.


  • Arlington Municipal Airport (GKY) – .1 miles
  • Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (GPM) – 5.2 miles
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW) – 19.3 miles


  • Meadowbrook Golf Course – .6 miles
  • Tierra Verde Golf Course – 11.6 miles
  • Walnut Creek Country Club – 6.0 miles
  • Shady Valley Golf Club – 6.0 miles
  • Prairie Lakes Golf Course – 6.5 miles

Movie Theaters

  • AMC Theater – 2.7 miles
  • Studio Movie Grill – 1.5 miles
  • National Cine Media – 2.7 miles


  • Arlington Highlands – 2.2 miles
  • Parks Mall – 3.5 miles


  • Mr. Jim’s Pizza – .7 miles
  • BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse – 2.2 miles
  • Bravo! Cucina Italiana – 2.2 miles
  • Cold Stone Creamery – 2.2 miles
  • Freebirds World Burrito – 2.2 miles
  • Genghis Grill – 2.2 miles
  • Hoffbrau Steaks – 2.2 miles
  • P.F. Changs China Bistro – 2.2 miles


  • Six Flags – 10.03 miles
  • Rangers Stadium – 5.8 miles
  • American Airlines Center – 18.3 miles
  • New Cowboys Stadium – 5.96 miles


  • Kroger – 1.6 miles
  • Wal-Mart – 2.4 miles
  • Whole Foods – 6.9 miles
  • Tom Thumb – 2.5 miles

Contact Information

All flight training program information, scheduling, and pre-arrival preparation help is available from ATP Scheduling at 800-ALL-ATPS (800-255-2877).

If you are interested in the Airline Career Pilot Program, the best way to experience training at ATP and learn about our facilities is to schedule an Intro Training Flight.

Our instructors’ schedule demands at this flight training center prevent us from accepting walk-in visitors. If you need to speak with one of our local CFIs, please call 800-ALL-ATPS (800-255-2877) and we will help you make an appointment.

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“I finished up the Airline Career Pilot Program in early December and I wanted to take some time to compliment a few of the instructors at your Arlington location. The instructors impressed me from day one. Not only were they very knowledgeable and patient...they were also confident enough to let me make my own mistakes so that I could learn from them."

"I thoroughly enjoyed my experience with ATP in both the Private Pilot Program and the Airline Career Pilot Program. If you're serious about pursuing your dream of a career in aviation, then trust me, get yourself to ATP.”

If you haven’t flown with ATP before, read a few testimonials that we have recently received from other pilots. Fly with ATP and you will see why we offer the best training experience in general aviation.

Dallas (Arlington) Flight Instructor Team

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