We are located at Van Nuys Airport just north of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley. With the ideal flying conditions, we enjoy flight training with minimum down time .

Van Nuys airport is among the busiest airports in the United States. This enables us to train you for complex and heavily travelled airspaces around the world.

Some 788 aircrafts are based at Van Nuys, including 148 jets, 27 turboprop, 541 piston aircrafts and 52 helicopters. This adds up to a total of 537,000 operations annually at Van Nuys Airport alone.



Van Nuys Airport is centrally located in San Fernando Valley just north of Los Angeles. We enjoy ideal weather conditions year round with minimum down time due to weather delays. Van Nuys airport is located just minutes away from a variety of different airspaces and airports. These airports range from Los Angeles International Airport, one of the busiest Airports in the world, to Agua Dulce, a quiet, non towered airport less than 15 minutes away. After training in such a complex and diverse area, you will be comfortable flying anywhere in the world.

We are also located next to a variety of attractions that are not otherwise available for a day trip via a car, including Catalina Island, Las Vegas, Big Bear, just to name a few.

Catalina Island is just a few miles off the coast of southern California, and is conveniently located less than 30 minutes of flight from Van Nuys. Many pilots, after obtaining their license, visit Catalina Island frequently for a day of fun. Scuba Diving, Kayaking, and Parasailing are just a few activities that can be done at Catalina with your family and friends. Best of all, you get to fly back home the same day

Las Vegas is about two hours away. Once you fly there with your small plane, you would never want to drive again.

While we have many ski resorts in southern California, most people do not know that there is an airport very close to most of them. Whether you like to ski or snowboard, you can get to your favorite rides in less than an hour. Big Bear City Airport is about 45 minutes from Van Nuys, and from there, the resorts are a short cab ride away (less than 10 minutes).

Among many others here are some of the cities that Encore Flight serves in Los Angeles, CA: Van Nuys, Sherman Oaks, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Woodland Hills, Canoga Park, Encino, Tarzana, Santa Clarita, Sylmar, Saugus, Ventura, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Chatsworth, Winnetka, Newhall, Thousand Oaks, Pasadena, Studio City, West Los Angeles, West Hollywood, Granada Hills, Agoura Hills, Pasadena, Glendale, Burbank, North Hollywood, Santa Monica, Northridge, Reseda and Chatsworth.

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7900 Balboa Blvd. Suite D3

Van Nuys CA 91406

(818) 994 2004