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Instructors Corner

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Flight School

obtain a pilot’s license, advance rating or take a discovery flight

Aircraft

Cessna 152, Cessna 172, Piper Cherokee, Apache Geronimo

Solos & Checkrides

students from empire aviation’s flight school

Henderson-Oxford Airport

KHNZ in Oxford, NC is the ideal setting for flying lessons

Private Pilot Ground School Private Pilot Ground School

Our Winter Private Pilot Ground School starts the first week of January 2015 and meets once a week for 12 weeks at 6:30pm. Cost $199. Join us and interact with other students taking the same steps as you!

In Memoriam: John E. McLain In Memoriam: John E. McLain

John McLain, a longtime friend, mentor, Designated Pilot Examiner and CFII passed away on April 5, 2014.

Riverside High: 2012 Aerospace Engineering Field Trip Riverside High: 2012 Aerospace Engineering Field Trip

Empire Aviation welcomed students from Durham’s Riverside High School to the Henderson-Oxford Airport on Friday, April 20, 2012 .

Cub Scouts Visit Empire Aviation Cub Scouts Visit Empire Aviation

Empire Aviation welcomed the Oxford Cub Scout Den 637 to the Henderson Oxford Airport on March 19, 2012.

Ground School Visits NCDOT & RDU Flight Services Ground School Visits NCDOT & RDU Flight Services

Our Winter 2012 Private Pilot Ground School visited the NCDOT Division of Aviation and the Raleigh FSS on March 3, 2012.

Operation: Fly NC Operation: Fly NC

Looking for a reason to spread your wings and visit a new airport in North Carolina? Operation: Fly NC may be just the ticket.

Private Pilot Ground School Tours NCDOT & RDU FSS Private Pilot Ground School Tours NCDOT & RDU FSS

Our Fall 2011 Private Pilot Ground School visited the NCDOT Division of Aviation and the Raleigh AFSS at RDU on Wednesday, November 2, 2011.