June 1, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FLT Academy Places Order for Diamond DA20 Training Fleet
Morrisville, North Carolina - FLT Academy, a leading U.S. flight training provider with locations in Utah, has signed a firm order with LifeStyle Aviation to purchase 10 new Diamond DA20s with an option to increase the order to 20 units. As the school continues its substantial growth plans, it anticipates increasing the commitment to as many as 40 new DA20s in all over the next three years.
The two-seat, single-engine DA20 is highly regarded among flight schools as an economical and easy-to-fly training platform. FLT Academy will integrate its new DA20s into its existing fleet of 50 training aircraft at locations in Woods Cross and Spanish Fork, Utah. The school’s fleet currently consists of a number of Diamond DA20s, DA40s, twin-engine DA42s and two-seat Sport Cruisers.
“We are excited to continue our growth by adding these Diamond DA20s to our fleet,” said Jason Clark, the founder and CEO of FLT Academy. “As a flight school committed to providing world-class training, we are always looking for ways to improve and provide our students with the best possible learning experience. The DA20 is a perfect fit for our needs, and we are confident that it will help us continue to make flight training more accessible and affordable for our students.”
LifeStyle Aviation specializes in offering modern general aviation aircraft to clients across the globe. For more than 15 years the company has worked with some of the largest flight training providers in the United States to help them succeed in reaching their full potential.
“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with FLT Academy to provide them with the most modern flight training aircraft in the industry,” said John Armstrong, the founder and President of LifeStyle Aviation. “Overall, the Diamond DA20’s combination of safety, efficiency, performance, and comfort make it an ideal aircraft for the flight training market.”
As a training partner of SkyWest Airlines, one of the largest regional airlines in the United States, FLT Academy employs experienced and highly trained flight instructors who are dedicated to helping students achieve their goals. FLT Academy utilizes state-of-the-art facilities and modern aircraft to ensure that students have access to the latest technology and equipment.
FLT Academy’s training programs are designed to be flexible and customizable, permitting students to tailor their training to their specific needs and goals. FLT Academy also offers a range of additional services, including career assistance and financial aid programs, to ensure that students have the resources they need to succeed in their careers.
Diamond Aircraft offers a complete product line of modern fuel-efficient aircraft, each with a specific training application in mind. With its family of aircraft including a dedicated flight training concept with single-engine piston and multi-engine piston trainers, along with type-specific flight simulators and proprietary jet-fuel engines, Diamond Aircraft is the only sole source provider in the global flight training market.
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