Sanders Flight Training is a Part 141 FAA Certified Flight Training Center.

Whether you are an aspiring pilot or a seasoned military aviator, our staff is standing by and ready to help you achieve your goals. You can rest assured that you will be learning from the best in the industry. Combined, our instructors have over 60,000 hours of military fighter pilot, instructor pilot, and major airline experience.

Are you a military pilot seeking an ATP?  Our tailored course of instruction combined with our extensive knowledge of military competency requirements will ensure that you are well prepared for your ATP check ride.

For those seeking check rides, from private pilot to multi-engine ATP’s, Joey “Gordo” Sanders is an FAA Designated Pilot Examiner(DPE) and conducts check rides onsite at Sanders Aviation.

The training request form below is our primary means of scheduling all flight training.  Please fill out the form and our staff will contact you with a quote and availability.

Sanders Flight Training Center

Flight Training / FAA Designated Pilot Examiner Request

ATP-CTP Certificate of completion and the ATP written test certificate is required for ATP Practical Training
All applicants are required to use the FAA's Integrated Airman Certification and Rating Application (IACRA) at Please provide your FTN # after completing your IACRA application. Students requiring a paper application will require a $50 processing fee.
If you currently posses an FAA Airmen Certificate please enter the number here.
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ATP Practical Course requires a 4 day commitment.
Every attempt will be made to accommodate your primary date request; however, please include an alternate date that you would be able to begin training.
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Airplane Private Pilot Course

  • All Inclusive Flat Rate
  • FAA Part 141 Approved
  • Unlimited Redbird TD2 BATD Usage
  • 35 Hours in a Cessna 172N
  • Pilot Kit and Prep Materials Included

Airplane Instrument Rating Course

  • 40 Hours of Dual Instruction in a C172N
  • 30 Hours of Ground Instruction
  • Pilot Kit and Prep Materials Included
  • RedBird TD2 BATD
  • Garmin G5/430 Equipped Aircraft

Delta Air Lines ATP-CTP Course

  • 30 Hours of Ground Training
  • 4 Hours of FTD Instruction
  • 6 Hours of FFS Instruction
  • ATM Test Prep and Test Included
  • Lunch Provided by SFTC

Accelerated ATP Preparation Course

  • D95A Travel Air Ground Instruction
  • 4.5 Hours of Multi Engine Flight Instruction
  • Up to 2 Hours of Aircraft Rental For The Check Ride
  • Onsite Lodging Available
  • $1,000 Deposit Required

Multi Engine Add On Course

  • D95A Travel Air Ground Instruction
  • 6 Hours of Multi Engine Flight Instruction
  • Aircraft Rental for Check Ride
  • Onsite Lodging Available
  • $1000 Deposit Required