King Press Releases

King Online Drone Course Customers Can Now Study When Offline Too

May 4, 2018 – AUVSI Conference, Denver CO. – Aspiring Drone Pilots now have a convenient way to continue their studies even when they are offline by using the free KING Companion App for iPad or iPhone together with King Schools’ Online Drone Pilot License Test Prep Course. The app allows drone pilots who are…  [ Read More ]

Sarina Houston Awarded the WAI Martha King Scholarship for Women Flight Instructors

April 27, 2018 San Diego, California – For Immediate Release Sarina Houston of Pittsboro, North Carolina was awarded the 3rd Martha King Scholarship for Women Flight Instructors during the annual Women in Aviation International Conference. This scholarship consists of $5,000 toward flight training and free, lifetime access to all King Schools courses including FIRCs for…  [ Read More ]

King Schools Goes Completely Online

Ensures Every Course Is Always Up-To-Date April 12, 2018 SUN ‘n FUN – Lakeland, FL – After over 40 years spent evolving pilot courses from in-person delivery, to VHS tapes, to computer installations, King Schools has said goodbye to discs and is delivering 100% of their pilot courses online.  Co-Chairman Martha King said, “It means…  [ Read More ]

Online Cessna Flight Training System Now Available To All Flight Schools

April 12, 2018, SUN ‘n FUN – Lakeland, FL  The latest online edition of the Cessna Flight Training System that has, for decades, helped thousands of pilots achieve their goals, is now available to all flight schools.  The online curriculum integrates flight and ground studies and ensures that learning pilots and their instructors know what…  [ Read More ]

Pete Muntean Awarded the National Association of Flight Instructors and King Schools Scholarship

April 12, 2018, SUN ‘n FUN – Lakeland, FL – Pete Muntean of Washington, D.C. is the winner of the King Schools and the National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) 2017 CFI scholarship.  This scholarship consists of $5,000 toward flight training and free, lifetime access to all King Schools courses, including lifetime FIRCs.  The estimated…  [ Read More ]

ATP Flight School Adds King Schools Courses to Curriculum

December 8, 2017 San Diego, CA – ATP Flight School, the nation’s leader in providing the most efficient training path to a successful airline pilot career, has added King Schools online video courses as a key element in their Airline Career Pilot Program. On sign-up, students will get a head-start with the King Schools Private…  [ Read More ]

John and Martha King Oppose Air Traffic Control Privatization

With Congress back in session, the general aviation community must continue to express its opposition to H.R. 2997 and its air traffic control (ATC) privatization plan. Under a privatized ATC system, Congress will not be able to protect general aviation (GA) access, and these are a few ways access could be reduced: The private corporation…  [ Read More ]

Cessna Pilot Centers Get a Part 141 Approvable Flight Instructor Course & Technology Upgrades

Press Release July 27, 2017 AirVenture – Oshkosh, WI Pilots learning to fly at Textron Aviation authorized Cessna Pilot Centers are experiencing a new era of flight instruction with the now-paperless Cessna Pilot Center Training System developed by King Schools. “These learning pilots are enjoying the unparalleled accessibility provided by this web-based, study-anywhere program that…  [ Read More ]

AOPA Members Get Discount on King Schools Drone Courses    

  Press Release July 27, 2017 AirVenture – Oshkosh, WI Drone pilot courses are now less expensive—if you’re an AOPA member. As of today, AOPA members qualify for an exclusive discount on the King Schools Drone Pilot License Test Prep Course. King Schools Co-Founder John King commented, “AOPA’s recent creation of a Drone Pilot Membership…  [ Read More ]

Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA) Members Receive Discount on King Drone Test Prep Course  

Press Release July 27, 2017, San Diego & Frederick, MD The law enforcement community is rapidly adopting drones and faces the challenge of bringing sworn officers with no aviation background up to speed quickly, according to Daniel Schwarzbach, Executive Director of the Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA). “Passing the Part 107 test and becoming an…  [ Read More ]