MT. PLEASANT, Tenn., October 18, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new pilot training facility is now open at Maury County Regional Airport. Tennessee Flight Training began operations this month and will host a grand opening and open house to welcome the community and provide information on how to launch a career as a pilot.
The grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony with elected officials and members of the business community will take place on Thursday, Oct. 21, at 10 a.m. Those interested in learning more about becoming a pilot or taking a facility tour are welcome at Tennessee Flight Training’s open house on Thursday, Oct. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m. The facility is located at 1200 N. Main Street, Hangar 7, in Mt. Pleasant.
Tennessee Flight Training is an expansion of one of the nation’s preeminent flight schools – Nashville Flight Training – which has been based at Nashville International Airport (BNA) for more than 10 years and has served over 3,000 student pilots. The new location at Maury County Regional Airport (MRC) features new aircraft, a state-of-the-art flight simulator and classroom space for student pilots and their instructors to conduct ground training.
"We’re thrilled to be joining the many businesses and organizations that call Maury County home," said Chris Erlanson, president of Tennessee Flight Training. "Pilots are in-demand, and we’re excited to provide a local path to those who want to make this their career, or who simply want to take to the skies as a personal or business pursuit. No matter the end goal, flying from Maury County Regional Airport is another fantastic way to make that a reality."
Tennessee Flight Training offers a range of customized options – from recreational to career pilot training – at a pace that fits each student’s needs. An FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) can provide a personalized training path based on the student’s schedule. In addition, financing options are available.
More information about Tennessee Flight Training at www.tnflighttraining.com or (931) 774-8380.
About Tennessee Flight Training
Tennessee Flight Training is an expansion of Nashville Flight Training, which was established in 2010 and provides affordable flight instruction from award-winning, FAA-certified instructors and offers state-of-the-art equipment. Its flight training facilities are located at Nashville International Airport and Maury County Regional Airport. More information is available at www.nashvilleflighttraining.com or www.tnflighttraining.com.
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Jeff Krinks, Prufrock Communications