We are a full service
tailwheel-only flight school
specializing in backcountry training tours.
Based at a private air ranch 35 miles West of Boise, Idaho.
Kitfox Super Sport aircraft in our fleet
years as the factory endorsed flight school
Hours training in Kitfox aircraft
Kitfox pilots trained from around the world
TRAINING OPTIONS TAILORED TO YOUR INDIVIDUAL GOALS
BACKCOUNTRY TRAINING TOURS
Multi-day circuitous loops through the Idaho backcountry. Master a wide variety of airstrips each day. Enjoy armchair flying by the fire at a different wilderness ranch each night.
Acquire a new skill or regain your proficiency with our unique and dynamic tailwheel flight training program.
DEMO / 1st LESSON
Introductory training flights for prospective buyers of kits, factory-built and used Kitfox Aircraft.
Join us for an afternoon to experience what Kitfox is all about.
FOR KITFOX OWNERS
We offer Kitfox builders and buyers the training needed to acquire proficiency in a Kitfox and meet insurance requirements before flying their own.
LEARN TO FLY / ADVANCED RATINGS
We offer Private Pilot, Commercial and CFI training towards your recreational or career-oriented aviation goals.
Come train with us and experience this quality-built, beautifully-handling, American-made aircraft for yourself.
KITFOX IN THE PRESS
Thank you for your interest in Stick & Rudder Aviation!
Due to the demand for our unique training programs, we are typically booked months in advance. Please plan ahead as much as possible. We look forward to working with you to help you fulfill your dreams of flight in a Kitfox.