Flight School Phoenix Arizona

Phoenix Flight School At Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (IWA)

How To Find This Training Center?

ATP's Phoenix-Mesa flight training center is approximately 19,000 sq. feet, including — 10,000 feet of aircraft maintenance facility and almost 9,000 sq. feet of interior space. Situated on approximately 2 1/2 acres of land with runway ramp access, the facility features a dedicated ramp area for ATP aircraft. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is located 17 miles SE of Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and is under a 5,000 foot shelf of Class Bravo airspace. Jet and GA traffic may operate from all three parallel runways simultaneously.

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Flight Training Programs Offered

Airline Career Pilot Program

The Airline Career Pilot Program offers the industry-leading resources and flight training you need to become an airline pilot at a fixed cost in just nine months from zero time, eight months from credit for solo, and six months with credit for private pilot license.

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Start from Zero Time

$108,995 | 9 Months Fast Track

Start with Credit for Solo

$96,995 | 8 Months Fast Track

Start with Credit for Private Pilot

$86,995 | 6 Months Fast Track

Pricing includes training center premium.

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Airline Career Pilot Program

ATP CTP — ATP Certification Training Program

In preparation for the FAA’s highest certificate, ATP CTP training will cover aerodynamics, automation, adverse weather conditions, air carrier operations, transport airplane performance, professionalism, and leadership and development.

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Aircraft & Simulators at This Location

ATP Flight School owns one of the largest training fleets, consisting of 574 professionally maintained Piper Archers, Seminoles, and Cessna 172s. Learn about ATP's entire fleet »



Mesa Airport Shuttle – .1 mile
(480) 860-6060
Enterprise Rent-A-Car – .1 mile
(480) 988-7408
National Car Rental – .1 mile
(888) 826-6890
Alamo Rent-A-Car – .1 mile
(888) 826-6893


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

Four Points By Sheraton – 1.4 mi.
6850 E. Williams Field Rd., Mesa, AZ – (480) 579-2100
Free shuttle anywhere within 5 mile radius.
SPECIAL ATP RATE Hampton Inn & Suites – 5.5 mi.
3265 South Market Street, Gilbert, Arizona, 85297 – (480) 543-1500
Complimentary shuttle to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Book online to receive ATP's corporate rate.
La Quinta – 5.5 mi.
6530 E Superstition Springs Blvd – (480) 654-1970
SPECIAL ATP RATE Country Inns & Suites – 6.4 mi.
6550 E Superstition Springs Blvd – (480) 641-8000
Special ATP Rate: $89-$139 per night. Ask for the "ATP Flight School Rate".
SPECIAL ATP RATE Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix - Gilbert – 8.0 mi.
3265 S Market St, Gilbert, AZ 85297 – (480) 543-1500
Special ATP Rate: $75-$129 per night. Ask for the "ATP Flight Rate".

ATP Housing for Career Pilot Students

ATP offers a shared (double occupancy), convenient housing option in an upscale, furnished apartment with WiFi and 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.


Area Attractions & Distance from Student Housing

ATP’s housing is located in the East Valley. The surrounding neighborhoods offer recreational attractions, department stores and a great selection of restaurants. Mileage amounts are not exact, please check google maps for exact mileage and directions.


  • Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport (PHX) – 6 miles
  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) – 22 miles


  • Superstition Springs Golf Club – .7 miles
  • Desert Sands Golf Course – 2 miles
  • Toka Sticks Golf Course – 6 miles


  • Lost Dutchman State Park—At the Superstition Mountain – 16 miles
  • Salt River Hiking, Tubing and Horse Back Riding – 20 miles


  • Fry's Food – .5 mile
  • Walmart Supercenter – 1 mile

Movie Theaters

  • Harkins Theaters – .6 mile


  • Chipotle – .3 mile
  • PF Chang's China Bistro – .3 mile
  • BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse – .3 mile
  • Old Chicago – .5 mile


  • Superstition Springs Mall – 1 mile

Contact Information

All flight training program information, scheduling, and pre-arrival preparation help is available from ATP Scheduling at 904-595-7950.

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 Admissions Flight.

Our instructors’ schedule demands at this flight training center prevent us from accepting walk-in visitors. Many of our locations offer tours. Please call 904-595-7950 and we will help you make an appointment.

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Experience the Difference Take An Admissions Flight

Experience ATP Flight School With a Discovery Training Flight

An Admissions Flight is a great way to experience the level of professional flight training ATP provides and will give you further insight on what to expect during your future program. You can fly the Piper Archer or Cessna 172 Skyhawk now on your Admissions Flight and discover why ATP is the nation's leader in professional flight training.

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Emily & Lexie on Becoming Airline Pilots Training at ATP's Phoenix Flight School

Follow twin sisters Emily and Lexie – the first female aviators in their family – as they train to become airline pilots at ATP's Phoenix-Mesa training center. Learn what it's like to be a student in the Airline Career Pilot Program, then experience ATP's airline-oriented training for yourself with an Admissions Flight.

Sisters Emily and Lexie Become Airline Pilots Together

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ATP Alumni Career Expo For Graduates, Current Students and Instructors on Friday, October 4th

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What Others Have to Say

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.