The Beginning

Summit Aviation began humbly: one pilot, one aircraft, and one small hangar. More than a decade later with a fleet of state-of-the-art aircraft, a full staff of charter and corporate pilots, highly-qualified flight instructors, and aviation sales professionals, we've evolved into the Rocky Mountain Northwest's premier aviation service company.

Would you like to buy or sell an aircraft? Are you searching for a full-service company to manage your aircraft? Do you need on-demand private charter convenience right now? When is a good time to start flight training? Trust us to take the "complicated" out of all your aviation needs. As an all-inclusive aviation company, we guide you smoothly through any turbulence.

Flight School

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Our flight school is FAA-Part 141 approved, built on a foundation of exceptional flight training for private to commercial pilots onto ATP and flight instructors, with expertise in mountain flying and grooming aviators for successful careers. We offer a full menu of instruction with tailored ground schools for accelerated learning opportunities. Outfitted with Garmin avionics including the G1000, our meticulously maintained state-of-the-art Diamond airplanes comprise a fleet of the safest trainers in the world. Paired with flight simulators and an air traffic control tower, the Summit Flight School offers one of the most advanced and exciting training experiences available - and also one of the most rewarding.

We have also grown as a destination for multi-engine ratings with our sought-after DA42 Twin Star, featuring super-efficient jet fuel powered turbo diesel engines, auto-pilot, WAAS, and active traffic, taught by nationally recognized award-winning instructors. Nearby our preferred hotels sweeten the deal by offering special rates with free shuttle service, a good night’s rest and hot breakfast, plus all the amenities and services a home away from home requires.

Professional Aircraft Sales and Management

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Our sales team of highly dedicated professionals has extensive aircraft sales and acquisition experience with a Certified Aircraft Appraiser in-house. We proudly offer a wide selection of aircraft, from single engine pistons to large luxury jets, while offering a purchasing assistance program for the most discerning clients. Sellers benefit from our years of valuable connections with national aviation dealers, brokers, industry publications, and an esteemed network of satisfied clientele.

Our aircraft management team comprised of a unique blend of talented and respected general aviation industry professionals who have strong credentials and proven track records. On a combined basis, our principals and managers have over 50 years of aviation operations, management, and customer service experience. We are confident we will provide the best quality of aircraft management available in the industry.

Charter Services

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With our exclusive charter services we will ensure the specific needs of businesses, leisure travelers, and families are met. Our on-demand private air travel features hassle-free conveniences and endless destinations. We eliminate security lines, lost luggage, worries and delays – providing a new standard of air travel that puts you in control. Your schedule is our schedule.

Whether you are on your way to earning a private pilot license or traveling to a family reunion, Summit Aviation can take you where you need to go in the utmost of safety, comfort, and confidence.

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