Aero Club



Steve Bates

Aero Club Manager

Bldg. 1722

Hanscom AFB 01731



7 Days a Week
Temporary Changes Due to Coronavirus
  • Regardless of vaccination status, everyone must wear a face mask or face covering inside.

  • Monthly safety meetings are currently suspended.

  • You must bring your own headset.

  • Wear protective gloves when using any computers (gloves are provided).

  • Disinfecting wipes available in white bucket by dispatch computer.

  • WIPE thoroughly computers, control yoke, throttle quadrant, gas pump handles, work surfaces.

  • DO NOT WIPE aircraft panel, instruments, GPS, GPS touch screen.

Ever have dreams of becoming pilot? Want to learn the mechanics of aviation? The Aero Club is one of the best in the Air Force, featuring WSI weather information, Flight Schedule Pro online scheduling for aircraft and instructors, modern classrooms, video/DVD equipment, comprehensive aviation library, realistic flight simulator, and a well-stocked Pilot Shop.
The Maintenance Area, Flight Instructions, and Checkouts are open. Please adhere to the guidelines listed below.
We are an FAA Certified and VA approved Part 141 Flight School certified to teach Private Pilot Ground School, Private Pilot Airplane, Instrument Rating Ground School, Instrument Rating Airplane, Commercial Pilot Ground School, and Commercial Pilot Airplane. Our well-maintained fleet consists of 4 Piper Warrior PA28-161 for instrument training and 3 Piper Arrow PA28R-201 for commercial training.
Active Duty, Reserve and retired military members and their dependents, DoD personnel, civil service employees, Hanscom Air Force Base contractor personnel, recipients of VA benefits and Civil Air Patrol members are eligible to be members.
Monthly safety meetings are held in the Aero Club classroom the third Wednesday of the month starting at 5:30pm (Currently suspended due to Coronavirus).