FLIGHT SCHOOL

TAKE YOUR FLYING DREAM INTO REALITY

Hundreds of adventuresome people have earned their wings through the Fargo Jet Center – Flight School. No matter if you’re flying for recreation or career advancement, we’re the place for you.

  • Area’s only Cessna Pilot Center
  • Students learn in new-model Cessna training aircraft
  • Cessna’s web-based instruction course allows our students to train at home at their own pace

You can learn to fly at many airports, but Fargo’s Hector International Airport presents a fun, challenging learning experience.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

  • Recognized as one of the best flight schools in the nation by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • New training aircraft with glass cockpit
  • GPS avionics are included in all of the IFR-rated planes
  • We have several full-time instructors
  • All of our instructors work with your schedule, whether it’s weekends, mornings, afternoon or nights
  • Our online flight scheduling system makes it easy to plan your sessions, wherever you are. Real-time availability ensures accuracy when scheduling planes
  • Complete insurance coverage is built-in to your rental fee for the plane
  • Lasergrade Testing Center – all FAA written exams can be taken at the flight school

GIVE THE GIFT OF FLYING

Discovery Flight
$149

See what flying’s all about!

Airplane Ride
$200

Great gift idea!

Gift Certificates
(any amount)

FLIGHT SCHOOL STAFF

Mike Paulson

Mike Paulson

Flight School Manager / Chief Flight Instructor

Contact: mpaulson@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • Airline Transport Pilot Certificate (ATP)
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
  • Instrument Instructor (CFII)
  • Multi-Engine Instructor (MEI)
  • FAA Gold Seal Instructor
  • Advanced Ground Instructor (AGI)
  • FAA Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE)
Steve Schlangen

Steve Schlangen

Assistant Chief Flight Instructor

Contact: sschlangen@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • B.S. Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics, University of Minnesota
  • Airline Transport Pilot Certificate (ATP)
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
  • Instrument Instructor (CFII)
  • Multi-Engine Instructor (MEI)
  • Advanced Ground Instructor (AGI)
KaSaundra Olstad

KaSaundra Olstad

Flight School Administrative Assistant

Contact: solstad@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • B.S. in Education / Minor in Coaching and PE
  • Management and Customer Service with United, Delta, and Frontier Airlines – 18 Years
  • Certified Test Center Proctor
Tajae Viaene

Tajae Viaene

Certified Flight Instructor

Contact: tviaene@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, North Dakota State University
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
  • Instrument Instructor (CFII)
  • Remote Pilot Certificate
Lexi Mattfeld

Lexi Mattfeld

Certified Flight Instructor

Contact: amattfeld@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • B.S. in Aeronautics, University of North Dakota
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
  • Instrument Instructor (CFII)
  • Remote Pilot Certificate
Jon Dowell

Jon Dowell

Certified Flight Instructor

Contact: jdowell@fargojet.com

Professional Experience:

  • B.S. in Aviation Management, and Minor of Air Traffic Control, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
  • A.A.S. in Aviation Flight, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
  • A.S., McHenry County College
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
  • Remote Pilot Certificate

PILOT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

FLIGHT SCHOOL EVENTS & SEMINARS

Check back for upcoming flight school events and seminars!

CONTACT US

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FARGO JET CENTER
Hector International Airport (KFAR)
3802 20th Street North | Fargo, ND 58102
+1 (800) 770-0538 | +1 (701) 235-3600
service@fargojet.com

PREMIER JET CENTER
Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM)
14801 Pioneer Trail | Eden Prairie, MN 55347
+1 (855) 641-2020 | +1 (952) 641-2020
service@flypremierjet.com

EXCLUSIVE AIRCRAFT SALES
Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM)
14801 Pioneer Trail | Eden Prairie, MN 55347
+1 (651) 450-6200
sales@exclusiveaviation.com

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