Colorado Flight CenterKGJT
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Colorado Flight Center welcomes you to Grand Junction!

Located in Western Colorado offering a year around flying experience. CFC is dedicated to providing the highest quality experience possible.

In keeping with our commitment to provide modern, well-maintained aircraft for rental and instruction, Colorado Flight Center operates a fleet of Cessna single-engine aircraft.

All aircraft are equipped with panel-mounted IFR GPS receivers and most are equipped with autopilots. All of our airplanes are available for short and long-term rental.

Pilot Training
Aircraft Rental
Pilot Supplies
FAA Testing Center
Air Charter Service

CFI Rate: $65.00/hr
CFI Ground Rate: $65.00/hr
Aircraft Rental Sales Tax: 7.65%


Operator Procedures

Fueling Aircraft

All fueling is provided by West Star Aviation FBO

Access to Aircraft

During office hours: 8 am to 4:30 pm M-F. Pick up keys at our office or FBO front desk

After business hours: Lock box code will be given upon aircraft checkout

Returning the Aircraft

During business hours: Return keys inside the office or FBO front desk

After business hours: Lock box code will be given upon aircraft checkout

Getting Reimbursed if You Buy Fuel Elsewhere

Save fuel receipts

Mechanical Problems at Another Airport

Call Jen Davis at 970 – 254 – 0444 or Bradley Sullivan at 970 – 210 - 5527

Securing Aircraft

Aircraft must be plugged in (winter ops only), tied down, and double chocked after flight

Local Airspace Considerations

Standard Departure Procedures

Grand mesa one departure

Best Way to Get Flight Following

Denver at 119.7

Local reporting points

Fruita 10 NM West, Drag strip 10 NM SE, Palisade 10 NM NE

Typical TFR considerations

Summertime fire TFRs

Local Airfield Operations

Taxiway/runway incursion hotspots

Intersection of runway 22 and 29

What does the tower want you to do before you call ready for takeoff

Complete run up

Pattern Altitude

5800 MSL

Local Flight Planning Tips

Noise Sensitive Areas

Avoid low flight over the airport’s surrounding towns

Local Hazards

High mountains surrounding

Local Terrain Considerations

Higher terrain in all surrounding areas

Density Altitude Considerations

Year-round density altitude considerations

Best of airports to visit in the areas


Best sights to see nearby from the air

Colorado national monument, canyon lands national park, the arches

Feb. 10, 2014, 3:43 a.m.

Colorado Flight Center is rated 5.0 out of 5 stars from 1 review.
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Operator Info

800 Heritage Way
Grand junction, CO 81506
Colorado Flight Center
Cessna Pilot Center  

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