Skyhawk 172 Landing Simsbury, CT

21st Century
Flight Training

Whether it's becoming a private or professional commercial pilot or flying for your first time, Future Flyers of Connecticut can help.

Flight Training


We offer complete flight training. Whether you are interested in gaining a Light Sport Certificate, Private Pilot Certificate, or becoming a Commercial Pilot for the Airlines we can guide you through the entire process with our flight training programs and ground schools....

Discovery Flights


Are you curious about becoming a pilot but, just aren't sure? A discovery flight is a great way to experience the joy of flight. Schedule a discovery flight and see Simsbury and the Farmington Valley like you have never seen them before. The panoramic views from the cockpit of a Cessna 172 are incredible...

Meet the Crew

Steve Smith is the Chief Instructor.  He holds a CFII certificate for both single and multi-engine aircraft. He has been an instructor for 38 years, teaching in several models of both single and multi-engine aircraft. In addition, he has had a career in experimental flight test both as an engineer and test pilot...

About Future Flyers of Connecticut

We are located at the Simsbury Airport in Simsbury Connecticut. Future Flyers of Connecticut was established in 2006 and is owned and operated by Chief Flight Instructor Stephen Smith. We have several certified training aircraft that are hangared and rigorously maintained by onsite mechanics, Simsbury Aircraft Maintenance.  Our aircrafts are equipped with the latest avionics and GPS instruments suitable for all flight conditions and types. One of our airplanes is actually equipped with a parachute.  Click the aircraft link above to learn more about our fleet.

Cessna 172 at Simsbury Flyin