MANDATORY meeting

Mountain View Club 22000 Club Rd SE, Kirtland AFB

This meeting is in addition to any Safety Meeting past or future. This is an Air Force directed meeting you are required to attend. The meeting will be recorded, so if you aren't able to attend, you must view the recorded meeting and be signed off in order to fly. If you are planning to […]

Hangar unavailable

Hangar 333, Kirtland Flight Center Clark Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM

Due to various functions on Thursday evening, 16 Dec 2021,  and Friday 17 Dec ceremonies, please do not schedule any flying to enter or exit the hangar after 1400L Thursday until Friday afternoon. Please call the club at (505) 846-1072 or email kirtlandflightcenter@gmail.com if you need more information. Thank you!

Private Pilot Ground School starts

Kirtland Flight Center 3400 Clark Ave. Building 333, Kirtland AFB, NM

The Private Pilot Ground School registration is now open!  Please call the club at the number below.  The course is open to the public but base access is required. This class prepares students to successfully pass the FAA written examination required to achieve a Private Pilots License.  Start your journey now! Call the club to […]

$375

Standardization Meeting (moved to 2nd Weds)

Mountain View Club 22000 Club Rd SE, Kirtland AFB

There will be a Standardization Meeting for those involved starting at 1800 (6:00pm) on Wednesday, 2 February.  We will be discussing Aeronautical Decision Making. Food and drinks will be available at the Mountain View Club.  Please support them as they continue to support us for our Safety Meetings. The February 2022 Safety meeting will follow […]

Rate increase

Rates will increase by $2 for all aircraft and simulator rentals, effective 18 April 2022.  See the current rates here. This is the first rate increase in 5 years, and it's still a good deal.  Thank you for flying!  

KAFB Major Accident Response Exercise (MARE)

Kirtland Flight Center 3400 Clark Ave. Building 333, Kirtland AFB, NM

Kirtland Flight Center operations will be affected by a KAFB Major Accident Response Exercise (MARE) held on 27 April 2022 from 0700 to 1200 MDT. Flight Center aircraft will parked on the ramp, but refueling will unavailable.  Certain taxiways will also be closed. Please be especially careful and vigilant if you choose to fly during […]

Monsoon Special flying incentive

Happy July to you wonderful Kirtland Aero Club Members! For the rest of July, we are going to offer a "Monsoon Special" incentive to fly more in the Land of Enchantment! Get a special rate for your flying as follows: T-41C - 2 Seat aircraft - $125.00 per hour T-41C - 4 Seat aircraft - […]

NOON Deadline to submit cross country requests for 13-19 September

Anyone wanting to go cross-country between 13 and 19 September 2022 must submit a cross-country request to the Chief Flight Instructor before noon on 12 September If you do not submit the request before then, you are prohibited from going cross-country and all your flights must remain in the local area. Thank you for your […]

TFR – Balloon Fiesta

Balloon Fiesta airspace

As a reminder, there will be a TFR for Balloon Fiesta for the next several days. Please be aware and vigilant as you fly - especially in the north practice area.         Airspace Definition: Center: On the ALBUQUERQUE VORTAC (ABQ) 037 degree radial at 14.2 nautical miles. (Latitude: 35º11'48"N, Longitude: 106º35'48"W) Radius: […]

Monthly Flying Safety Meeting

Mountain View Club 22000 Club Rd SE, Kirtland AFB

The Flying Safety Meeting is held on the first Wednesday of each month at the Mountain View Club.  The general membership meeting begins at 1830 (6:30 pm). The instructor's meeting begins at 1800 (6:00 pm) Food and drinks are available at the Mountain View Club.  Please support them as they continue to support us for […]