Flying Vikings is the difference between promise and performance.

Licensed Pilot Training in San Francisco, CA

If you have ever dreamed of learning to fly or becoming a pilot of the highest caliber; Flying Vikings can make your dream come true with our pilot training in San Francisco, CA. With us, you will receive first-rate instruction from highly accomplished, licensed pilots. Once you have completed your training, you will be ready to handle any situation confidently and safely.

Our flying school prepares students for exciting careers with commercial airlines. Even if you only intend to learn to fly for fun, the skills you acquire will serve as the groundwork for a lifetime of safe and capable flying. For a once-in-a-lifetime learning experience and an opportunity to jump-start a new career as a pilot, enroll in our program today.

747 Aircraft Airliner - Flight School San Francisco, CA

Whether you want to be a licensed commercial pilot or just fly for fun, our facilities at the Hayward Executive Airport offer everything the prospective pilot needs. You can learn to fly in simulators or in the cockpit with experienced instructors, as well as take your FAA exams.

Aircraft N4063G - Certified Airplane Maintenance Company San Francisco, CA

Fly for fun with our fleet of small-body aircraft available to rent, including Cessna, Piper, and many more. All of our equipment is well-maintained by our certified airplane maintenance company in order to meet the strictest requirements of our students and renters.

Rental & Maintenance

First-Rate Pilot Training

You will receive top-quality training while enrolled in our flight training program. You will practice with our ELITE FAA-approved PCATD flight simulator and in the cockpit with our expert instructors. Our in-aircraft practice will help you develop your skills while gaining familiarity with a plane’s handling.

Additionally, you will take your FAA written exams (Parts 141 and 61) right here at our convenient location. For international students, we will issue I-20 forms and train according to various standards, including India’s DGCA.

About Us

Flying Vikings is a commercial pilot school in San Francisco, CA, that provides flight training at our facilities for local and international students who are seeking to become private or commercial pilots. Our planes are available to rent, and we have certified maintenance services available on-site. In addition, our rates are very reasonable since we own all of our planes. 

In business since 1989, our family-run flying school has been under the same management ever since. We have trained thousands of students from around the world, many of whom are now captains for major airlines. Through our more than 30 years of providing world-class training, the greatest reward has been not only producing the best and safest pilots but making it safe and enjoyable for all of the passengers our pilots have gone on to serve.


(510) 670-4719

Hours of Operation
Monday - Sunday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

21593 Skywest Drive
Hayward, CA 94541

Service Area
Hayward, CA, Including San Carlos, & San Jose As Well As the International Market

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