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Dallas Flight School At Arlington Municipal Airport (GKY)

Located at the Arlington Municipal Airport, ATP's Arlington, Texas flight school offers aviation students in the Dallas area professional commercial pilot flight training and an airline-sponsored career track from zero experience to 1,500 hours.

Every aspect of the new 13,875 square foot training center is optimized to efficiently and effectively deliver professional pilot training through ATP's Airline Career Pilot Program. Ample classroom and dedicated briefing space allow students to train with a proven airline-oriented curriculum delivered by ATP's nationally awarded instructors. Adjoining the facility is a new 12,000 square foot maintenance center to ensure students stay on track with unparalleled access to reliable, dispatch-ready aircraft.

Students at the Arlington flight school get the competitive edge with access to full financing, fixed-cost pricing, and factory-new Piper Archers. Airline hiring partnerships with 32 regional airlines, including Envoy Air, Skywest Airlines, and airline tuition reimbursement, make ATP your Arlington / Dallas flight training solution.

ATP is proud to have the highest ratio of airline placements to students of any flight school, aviation college, or aviation academy in Texas.

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Upcoming Open House Friday, October 8th 10am – 4pm

We invite you to join us for an open house as we celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Arlington Training Center. This is a great opportunity to get an in-person look at our facilities, aircraft, and speak to an instructor about the Airline Career Pilot Program.

Envoy Air will be onsite with an Embraer ERJ175 and to discuss the Envoy Air Cadet Program with flow-through to American Airlines.
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Itinerary

  • Grand Opening Remarks, 10-10:30am
  • Airline Career Pilot Program Presentation, 11-11:30am & 1-1:30pm
  • Envoy Air Presentation - Fastest Track to American Airlines Pilot, 11:30-12pm & 1:30-2pm
  • One-on-One Sit-Downs with Admissions Staff, 2-4pm
  • Lunch, Snacks and Beverages are Provided

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Programs

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 seven months (from zero time).

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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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ATP Certificate Program — 10-Hour Flight Training

Earn your ATP certificate with this five day course, including ground instruction, up to 8 hours of flight training and checkride preparation, and use of the aircraft for the checkride.

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Multi-Engine Rating (ME)

ATP's multi-engine rating program adds multi-engine privileges to your existing Private or Commercial Pilot Certificate.

Multi-Engine Instructor Rating (MEI)

ATP's multi-engine instructor rating program adds multi-engine privileges to your current flight instructor certificate.

CFI Instrument Instructor Rating (CFII) — 10-Hour Flight Training

ATP's certificated instrument instructor rating program adds instrument instructor privileges to your current flight instructor certificate with single-engine privileges.

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Aircraft

Aircraft & Simulators at This Location

ATP Flight School owns one of the largest training fleets, consisting of 444 professionally maintained Piper Archers, Seminoles, and Cessna 172s. Learn about ATP's entire fleet »

Nearby

Transportation

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

Lodging

ATP has arranged discounted rates for students at participating Extended Stay Hotels. Visit extendedstayhotels.com 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 candlewoodsuites.com 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”.
Housing

ATP Housing for Career Pilot Students

ATP offers a convenient housing option. Depending on availability, you can request a shared (double occupancy) or private (single occupancy) bedroom 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.

Attractions

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.

Airports

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

Golf

  • 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

Shopping

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

Restaurants

  • 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

Attractions

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

Grocery

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

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 Introductory Training 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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Free Intro Flight with Loan Approval

An Introductory Training 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 Introductory Training Flight and experience why ATP is the nation's leader in professional flight training.

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Climb Inside an Envoy Embraer 175 October 8th in Dallas-Arlington, Texas (GKY)

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