Epic Flight Academy in Tucson, Arizona

Epic Flight Academy Tucs0n, Arizona
Epic Flight Academy’s Flight Training Facility in Tucson, Arizona

Welcome to your flight school Arizona! Our main campus is in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, however, you can also complete your flight training at our FAA Part 141 satellite location in Tucson, Arizona. We are located at the Tucson International Airport (TUS) in Tucson. Our satellite flight school provides a pathway for pilot training for anyone who wants to become a commercial pilot and fly for the airlines. We offer 100% student financing for this structured airline pathway with a high first-time pass rate. We are a full service flight school located inside the Million Air building at:

1840 E. Valencia Road, Suite 121
Tucson, AZ 85706

Phone: 520-614-6448 or 866-FLY-EPIC


Monday-Friday 7am-11pm
Saturday-Sunday 9am-5pm

Training Programs Offered in Tucson:

Individual Pilot Program
Professional Pilot Program

Take a video tour of our Tucson, Arizona location!

Tucson Arizona Map Airport

Where is Tucson?

Tucson is located in south central Arizona at the intersection of Interstates 10 and 19. How far is Epic’s Tucson location from other major airports? Not far at all! Your flight training may take you to nearby Phoenix International Airport (96 nautical miles) or even Yuma International Airport (189 nautical miles. Nogales International Airport (OLS) is only 53 nautical miles away. With 80+ airports in Arizona, the sky’s the limit. Is there any better time to start training than right now? Check your eligibility with our online form.

Control tower at TUC with Epic aircraft

Epic’s Tucson Aircraft Fleet

Epic students train in brand new aircraft. The Cessna 172 with G1000 glass cockpit is the most popular and safe flight training aircraft. Learn to fly in safe, new equipment, and complete your training in a timely manner. Epic is known for its excellent equipment, high pass rate, and highly skilled instructors. What is keeping you from achieving your pilot goals? We are here to help make those dreams come true.

One reason Epic has such a high pass rate for FAA exams and checkrides is because our students have the opportunity to train in flight simulators. Advanced Aviation Training Devices (AATD) increase knowledge and skills.

Epic Tucson Flight Simulator

Flight Simulator

Epic flight students enjoy training in flight simulators where they can practice numerous maneuvers safely. One reason Epic has such a high pass rate for FAA exams and checkrides is because our students can train in flight simulators. Advanced Aviation Training Devices (AATD) increase knowledge and skills while saving students money.

Tucson International Airport Simulator

Cost to Attend Flight School in Arizona

How much does it cost to go to flight school in Arizona? We break down the complete cost of flight training from private pilot through commercial through instructor. The cost varies between domestic pilots and international pilots. It also varies based on which ratings and certificates you want to earn. Your regular and consistent attendance and completion of flight lessons is critical to your success.

Tucson International Airport in Arizona
Enjoy flying in beautiful Tucson, Arizona!

How long is flight school in Arizona?

Again, this varies with every student. On average, it takes approximately 3 months to complete your PPL. Next, you’ll earning your Instrument Rating, which takes around 2 months. After that, your CSEL will take another 2 months. Most US flight students go on to earn their CFI and CFII in order to work as a flight instructor.

Epic Cessna 172 at Tucson International Airport

Why train at Epic?

We have been training pilots since 1999 at our main campus in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. We know you want the best flight training center, so we invite you to read the reviews, ask other pilots, and see why so many choose to train at Epic.

Epic Campuses

We invite you to come by and visit our other locations. We train aviation professionals for exciting careers! Also, check out reviews from our Tucson graduates

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