Flight training schools


Flying is the fulfillment of one of humankind’s oldest dreams! Flying means responsibility, pleasure and unforgettable moments. Whether as a private pilot or a commercial pilot, flying yourself is a living dream.

And this dream can become reality at Bern Airport. The flight training schools based at the airport train private and commercial pilots at all levels. Reputable and efficient training by qualified flying instructors is available at Bern-Belp Airport for both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters. The flight training schools are available any time for personal advice.


alpaviation ag
Telephone: +41 31 960 22 22
Fixed-wing aircraft (AT-3, Bravo AS02, Cessna, Piper, Seneca III)

  • Trial lessons
  • Private pilot
  • Commercial pilot
  • Airline pilot
  • Instrument flying (incl. Competency Based IR and Enroute IR)
  • Theory Distance Learning
  • Special courses (MCC, HPA, etc.)
  • Instructors courses IRI, CRI, MCCI

Mountainflyers 80 Ltd.
Telephone: +41 31 819 60 30
Helicopters (Robinson R22, Robinson R44, Robinson R66, Airbus Helicopters H125)

  • Trial lessons
  • Private pilot PPL
  • Commercial pilot CPL
  • Line pilot ATPL/IR
  • Theory Distance Learning
  • Special helicopter training programmes
    (mountain, night, underload)
  • Instructors courses

Segelfluggruppe Bern
ASK21, Duodiscus, Discus, DG-800

  • Trial lessons
  • Glider pilot
  • Slow pilot
  • Theory

Swiss Helicopter AG
Telefon: 031 818 88 88
Helikopter (Guimal Cabri GS, Airbus Helicopters H120, Airbus Helicopters H125)

  • Trial lessons
  • Private pilot PPL(H)
  • Commercial pilot CPL(H)
  • Line pilot ATPL(H)/IR
  • Gebirgslandeausbildung MOU(H)
  • Theorieausbildung inkl. Distance Learning
  • Fluglehrerkurse


Good starting points with useful information for young persons interested in a career as a pilot or in another aviation-related field are SPHAIR and the youth section of the Swiss Aeroclub.