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We adhere to Government and relevant CAA information regarding the current COVID-19 guidelines. To protect our members, staff and community we would ask that if you or anyone in your family are experiencing any COVID symptoms please do not visit the school or airport.

With over 30 years experience, Blackbushe School of Flying prides itself in striving for “Excellence in Aviation”.

Private Pilots Licence (PPL), Light Aircraft Pilots Licence (LAPL), Night Ratings, IR(R) Ratings and Flight Radio Telephone Operator’s Licence (FRTOL). We provide flight training and ground school programmes for the practical and theoretical preparation for initial issue, renewals and ratings.

We offer competitively priced packages and membership options. We are highly regarded in our flight training and can provide references from past students and current members on request.

Check out our NEW online PPL theory exam material



Trial Flight VOUCHERS from £130

  • An experience for 1 person with the option to take a friend to share the experience as an Observer in the back
  • Trial Flight Options: 30 or 60 minutes or Land Away Special 1hr 30mins (weekday only)
  • Prices from £130.00 (terms & conditions apply)
  • Hours count towards PPL/LAPL
  • Trial flight completion certificate presented after the flight
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Check out our NEW online PPL theory exam material on our GROUND SCHOOL SITE

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PPL/LAPL holders can consider the very attractive “At Cost Self-Fly Membership”
– Terms and Conditions apply

Frequent flying licence holders may be interested in applying for this membership option which benefits from highly competitive discounted hourly rates (£95 – C152 : £140 – PA28-161) and secures free daytime Blackbushe landings (including touch and go).

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  • Nigel Page (PPL)

    If you want a friendly yet very professional flying school, excellent tuition and people who go out of their way to try and meet your needs then look no further than Airfirst.

  • Aaron Plume (SEP Renewal)

    I was looking to revalidate my PPL after a long absence. I selected Air First because of their ability to be flexible and structure a course around my needs. The training I undertook was both relaxed and professional and I felt well prepared for the final test flight. I would not hesitate to recommend them.

  • James Singh

    I’ve been learning to fly with Airfirst Blackbushe School of Flying in hope of achieving my PPL. It has been the best experience of my life, and I couldn’t recommend any greater flying school to learn with if you’re interested. From the way we are taught practically and with briefings before and after flight, it […]

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Air First Ltd
Blackbushe School of Flying
Blackbushe Airport
Surrey GU17 9LQ
Telephone: 01252 870 999 . Email us here >