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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!

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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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