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You can't help but have fun while flying!


Modern and well maintained aircraft with great safety records.


Economical, fuel efficient aircraft make earning your pilot certificate more affordable than ever.

Welcome to GT Aviation

We are located at Potomac Airfield in Friendly, MD just a short drive from downtown Washington, DC.  Whether you are contemplating learning to fly, or are an existing pilot looking for a new rating, BFR, or IPC, we are the flight training school for you.  Give us a call or better yet stop by the airport and take a look around.  Your new adventure is waiting!


Oct 4th Open House CANCELED

Due to the significant weather expected to impact the region this weekend we have canceled our planned open house on Oct 4th.  We will schedule a new date in the near future.

You've always wanted to learn to fly, now do it!

Learn to Fly.... Start Today!

Aviation News

  • Short Final
    This past week I watched the Wings Over Wine Country Air Show practice from my hangar at KSTS. I was listening to the tower on my handheld. While I was listening, three different pilots wandered...
  • Airline Captain Dies En Route
    The captain of an American Airlines A320 died during a flight on Monday from Phoenix to Boston, according to an airline official. Few details have been released about the pilot, but officials said...
  • AVIC Building GA Industrial Bases In China
    China's largest aviation company says it's building the first of 50 aviation "industrial bases" aimed at serving the country's general aviation market. The Aviation Industry Corporation of China...
  • Pilot Faces Jail For Rescue Flight
    A helicopter pilot credited with saving the life of an injured hunter in New Zealand is facing a possible jail sentence because he did the flight with his license suspended for a suspected medical...
  • Aviation Industry Wants Carbon Offset Scheme
    A blue-chip consortium of aircraft manufacturers, aviation groups and associated industry companies and organizations is calling for a global carbon offsetting program to make aviation carbon...
  • California's Brown Vetoes Drone Laws
    California Governor Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have made criminals out of those flying drones illegally.


Potomac Airfield
10300 Glen Way
Ft. Washington, MD 20744
Fax: 888.966.0287

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GT-Aviation in the News!

Financing for your flight training is now available!

Call or email today for details.

GT Aviation is now a Part 141 flight school!

Call or email today for more details!

Cirrus SR-22 SE Turbo Now Available

Click here for specs.

Aircraft Owners and Pilot's Association (AOPA) features GT Aviation!

Check out the full article here!

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