We will teach you everything you need to know to obtain your license or rating as a part 61 flight school. Our instructors will help you with the physics and aerodynamics of flight through ground training and dual air time. You will learn navigation using a chart and compass, radio navigation and also newer technologies like GPS. Sunshine Flyers is located at the Auburn Municipal Airport in Auburn, California, which is just east of Sacramento. This convenient location offers easy access to the mountains, valley, and coast in Northern California. Come experience Sunshine Flyers' aerial adventures over the stunning Northwest!
+ $40 to bring a friend!
Wondering if being a pilot is right for you? Looking for a place to start? Our introductory flight is a terrific place to begin and is reasonably priced. For forty minutes, get hands on experience by taking the controls of one of our aircraft with an experienced instructor to guide you. You will be given your own logbook and the time will go towards your license. Get a taste of aviation with Sunshine Flyers!
Private Pilot License
Light Sport Pilot License
Bi-Annual Flight Reviews
Spin Training/Upset Recovery
Personalized Ground Instruction
Need something specialized?
Training in your own aircraft?
Meeting insurance requirements?
Ask the Sunshine staff for assistance!
Earn your tailwheel endorsement this season! A proficient and current pilot can typically earn their tailwheel endorsement in about 10 hours. We are offering a discounted block time of 10 hours in our Bellanca Citabria 7KCAB for $2500.
Feel free to drop by for some complimentary pilot fuel (coffee) because we appreciate our customers!
2410 Rickenbacker Way, Auburn, California 95602, United States
09:00 am – 05:00 pm
Office hours are 9 am to 5 pm, seven days a week, but we fly 24/7!