Sponsor our Upcoming Aviation Event!

We want this amazing community to not only come out and enjoy the event but for local businesses to benefit from the attendance.  Gain some serious exposure for your business! Printed logo on event brochures, t-shirts, and banners displayed around town Add your business swag to event bags handed out to all attendees Feature your products or services in our raffle to earn lifelong customers Keep your business’ raffle tickets and gain new leads seeking your services/products

Inaugural Aviation & Billfish Bash Event

Epic Flight Academy Billfish Bash Event Join Epic Flight Academy for our Inaugural Aviation & Billfish Bash Event! We’ve combined Floridians two favorite past times of fishing and flying into a community wide event. Epic has been dedicated to providing aspiring student pilots with top quality training for their pilot career since 1999. With the ever growing pilot shortage we focus on being the solution by providing cost and time efficient flight training for all ages and levels of experience. We want to involve the community in our vision by organizing this amazing event and awarding a $20,000 aviation scholarship to a local Volusia County high school student. Our honorable […]

Epic Flight Academy Aviation Scholarship & Billfish Bash Event!

  Epic Flight Academy is excited to announce their first annual offshore fishing tournament and Volusia County high school student aviation scholarship competition!  Schedule of Events Friday, October 21: Tournament Day 1 – Sailfish catch & release Saturday, October 22: Tournament Day 2 – Sailfish & species weight division Sunday, October 23  11am-4pm: Fishing Tournament Awards & Aviation Scholarship Presentation Event Event includes plane rides, lunch, live music, Waste Pro garbage truck pull competition, American Aero vintage aircraft display, and appearance of nationally ranked aerobatic pilot Patty Wagstaff! We hope to see you there!    

Epic Billfish Bash

Inaugural Student Scholarship Tournament Epic Billfish Bash Captain’s Meeting: Thursday, 10/20 7pm at Outriggers Restaurant, New Smyrna   Finger foods, raffle, boat registration completion and tournament details discussed at 8pm. See you there! Billfish Bash Early Entry The first 20 Teams who register and pay for the Billfish Bash will receive “Costa Calcutta” at no extra cost.   Costa Calcutta $1000 dollars to the Top sailfish release in a outboard or 39′ & under boat Billfish Registration Form Species Registration Form Boats Registered to Date: 1. South Wind Freddie Z Fishing 2. Lor-a-Di 3. Bonna Vear 4. Heavy Hiter 5. Mence 6. My escape 7. Miss Emma 8. Cmonsters 9. Knockdown 10. Prospectin 11. Water Proof 12. Booty […]

Now Hiring Admissions Representatives

We are looking for qualified and creative candidates to join our Admissions Team! Please email your resume and cover letter to admin@epicflightacademy.com for consideration Qualifications: These positions would require the person to work on-site at our academy located in New Smyrna Beach, FL and daily offsite hours at your home in the evenings. Your hours offsite will be accounted for by a Work Video Diary to validate your hours. The right candidates will be comfortable interacting with both domestic and international students. It’s essential that the applicant be patient, computer savvy and extremely organized. These positions require most of your contact with potential students to be made through Skype, email, and […]

Epic Purchases New Cessna – Visit us at Sun N Fun to see!

Cessna delivers first new Skyhawk under multi-year agreement with Epic Flight Academy LAKELAND, Fla. (April 5, 2016) – Cessna Aircraft Company, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today delivered a new Cessna Skyhawk 172 as part of an agreement recently signed with Epic Flight Academy. The multi-year agreement includes initial purchase of two new Skyhawk aircraft, product support, training and Epic’s commitment to purchase training aircraft solely from Textron Aviation to update its flight training fleet. Epic Flight Academy in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, currently operates 17 Skyhawks with Garmin G1000 avionics as the school’s primary flight trainer. “Epic Flight Academy operates one of the leading flight training schools in the U.S. and […]

Epic Flight Academy Partners with Trans States Airlines to Launch ‘Pilot Career Path’ Training Program in April 2016

New Smyrna Beach, Fla. – Epic Flight Academy announced it has partnered with Trans States Airlines (TSA) and will accept its first class of students into the Epic Pilot Sponsorship training program starting on April 7, 2016. Epic and Trans States Airlines developed the accelerated training program to provide financial assistance to students and pilots while training them to the highest safety standards possible in an accelerated course. The program is the first of its kind, offering domestic students sponsorship prior to training. Danny Perna, CEO of Epic Flight Academy since 1999, explained the advantages of the partnership in terms of providing access to financial assistance for vocational training. “When the market […]

Fly N’ Surf Camp ~ 1 Week Camps Starting Mid July

Epic Flight Academy is excited to announce our first flight camp!  Camp lasts 5 days running Monday – Friday and includes a 1 hour surf lesson each day at beautiful New Smyrna Beach!  Students will learn what it takes to become a pilot and fly in our single and multi engine aircraft.   Camps will fill up fast so please review our full schedule and complete the sign-up form:  Fly N’ Surf Information  

Flight Instructor Training at NO COST – Domestic Students

Please note that this offer has expired. For more information about current opportunities, please contact Admissions. Start your career as a flight instructor sooner than you ever imagined possible!  Excellent pay, benefits, and hours to fly in sunny New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  You can’t beat this offer out of all the flight instructor jobs, this is number one!  Why are we offering no cost training?  Because you’ve chosen a career that is in very high demand.  Flight Instructors are getting hired by regional airlines as soon as they meet the minimum hour requirements.  Requiring flight schools to offer flight instructor jobs at lower costs, but we took it one step […]