Chennault Aviation Academy Flight Training

Chennault Aviation Academy (CAA) is a full-service flight school at North Houston, Conroe, Texas We are a Full-Time Flight School at the Conroe North Houston Regional Airport KCXO partnered with Embry–Riddle Aeronautical University Houston

Mission: Creating Leaders of Superior Skill, Judgment, and Integrity for the Worldwide Aviation Industry.

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Our first initial SOLO this year! Congratulations to Nicolas Fisher and kudos to his instructor Eric! Happy New Year to y'all!

Congratulations to James Ferguson for passing his instrument checkride today! Kudos to his instructor Chris!

Another private pilot! Put your hands together for Jason Gregg who passed his checkride on Sunday! Thanks to his DPE Wanda and kudos to his instructor Moises!

Please join us to congratulate Cole Maxwell for passing his PPL checkride on Sunday! Kudos to his instructor Chris!

Another private pilot! Please put your hands together for Ethan Young who passed his PPL checkride today. We are so proud to see how much you've progressed, Ethan! Keep up the good work! Kudos to his instructor Moises!

Please join us to congratulate Madison Karsteter for her initial SOLO on a gorgeous Saturday! Kudos to her instructor Alex!

Congratulations to Carter Hunt for his initial SOLO! Carter got to the school at 6am on a cold winter morning. The early bird catches the worm. And kudos to his instructor Alex!

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Please put your hands together for Michelle Trobaugh who earned her Commericial Pilot License yesterday! Amazing job, Michelle! Kudos to her instructor Ken and our sincere gratitude to Wanda!

Another private pilot! Congratulations to Brooke Tolson who passed her PPL checkride yesterday! We are so proud of you, Brooke! Keep up the good work. Kudos to her instructor Moises and much appreciation for Wanda!

Another item checked! Justin Cole passed his commercial checkride today! Can't wait for you to start your CFI training, Justin. Keep up the good work! And kudos to his instructor Chris!

Please join us to congratulate Skye Nowlin for passing her PPL checkride this past Saturday. Kudos to her instructor Naomi. We are so proud of you, Skye! Keep up the good work!

Another private pilot! Congratulations to Paul Purcell for passing his PPL checkride today! Kudos to his instructor Chris!

Congratulations to Samantha Brite who completed her initial SOLO in 30 days! Keep up your hard work, Samantha! Kudos to her instructor Naomi.

Please put your hands together for Paul Licata, our most recent private pilot! Paul passed his PPL checkride last Saturday. It's never to late to start flight training and fulfill your dream. Congrats to Paul and kudos to his instructor Ken!

Our military men and women bravely and selflessly defend our country and freedom. We commemorate their service to our nation with pride!

We've got another private pilot! Please join us to celebrate Jeffrey Griebling for passing his PPL checkride yesterday. Keep up the good work Jeff! Can't wait for you to begin your instrument training. Kudos to his instructor Alex.

Another private pilot! Put your hands together for Jimmy Franks for passing his PPL checkride today! Congratulations to Jimmy and his instructor Ken!

[10/26/20]   Come and up your stick and rudder skills, experience a whole new level of flying. Our new 180hp Super Decathlon is ready for students! Chennault Aviation Academy now offers Tailwheel Endorsement, UPRT / CFI Spin Endorsement, Bush Pilot, Aerobatics and Aerial Application training course. Flights instructed by CAA Chief Flight Instructor, a highly experienced USAF combat veteran fighter pilot, airshow pilot and crop duster. Call (877)-423-8237 or email at [email protected] to get started.

Congratulations to Chris Hurt for his initial SOLO yesterday! His instructor Ken told him the shirt-cutting story.

Exciting update: Brandon King passed his MEI checkride today and is planning to get his CFI by the end of this year. Keep up the good work, Brandon! We are so proud of you! And kudos to his instructor Ken!

Congratulations to Jason Gregg for his initial SOLO yesterday! Kudos to his instructor Moises!

Join us to celebrate with Mitchell Taylor for his first SOLO today! Kudos to his instructor Alex Kohlmann! Here's what Mitchell wrote on his shirt: It's a lot lonelier up here without Alex."

Congratulations to Jeremy Cupit for his first solo yesterday! And kudos to his instructor Ken!

Please join us to celebrate Brandon King for passing his commercial check ride on Sunday! It was only 9 months ago when Brandon had his initial solo. And here he is, ready to start his CFI training! Keep up the good work, Brandon! We are so proud of you!

Check it out: Joe De La Torre passed his check ride last week. Congratulations, Joe!

Put your hands together for Justin Cole, who successfully earned his Instrument Rating last week! Good job, Justin!

Congratulations to Skye Nowlin for her initial SOLO, after only two weeks of training! Keep up the good work, Skye! Kudos to her instructor Naomi!

Join us to celebrate with Derrick Kimani for passing his PPL check ride! Keep up the good work, Derrick!

Put your hands together for Thomas McKenna for his initial solo last Saturday! Congrats to him and his instructor Alex!

Yay! We have a new private pilot! Congratulation to Alex Chamberlain for passing his PPL check ride today! And kudos to his instructor Chris!

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. We had planned on commemorating this special occasion by inviting Hump pilot Jay Vinyard to fly over the Hump again. Of course, that won't happen this year given the pandemic outbreak. Over the years, CAA has organized different events to show our respect and gratitude to those who fought under the leadership of General Chennault as a flying tiger.

After 650+ hours of instruction time with us, our CFI Shaun Newsome is moving back to his hometown in Georgia to fly Lear 45 corporate jets. Shaun is an extraordinary instructor and a professional musician. Our sincere gratitudes to Shaun! As per our tradition, we dumped a bucket of ice water on him. We wish him the best of luck, celebrate his success, and look forward to each of our instructors reaching the next level in their aviation career!

Another student success to wrap up the month of July! Congratulations to Mason Roebuck for passing his PPL checkride! Keep up the good work, Mason! We are so excited for you!

Put your hands together for Brooke Tolson's first SOLO yesterday! Kudos to her instructor Moises!

Fly with the Tiger - About General Chennault Flying Tiger Academy | GCFTA

We are moving to a new name Chennault Aviation Academy (CAA)!

General Chennault Flying Tiger Academy (GCFTA), now Chennault Aviation Academy (CAA) is a F.A.R Part-61 and F.A.R Part-141 flight school, carrying the legacy of General Claire Lee Chennault and his First American Volunteer Group (Flying Tigers). We are located in Conroe North Houston Regional Airport KCXO, Texas, about 50 minutes away from Houston downtown.

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10013 Military Drive
Conroe, TX
77303

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 - 17:00
Saturday 08:00 - 17:00
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