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Sport Aviation Center

Learn to fly light-sport airplane and weight-shift control trikes with industry leader, Paul Hamilton at Sport Aviation Center LLC in Carson City (KCXP).

Full-time instructors, nice aircraft, excellent flying weather year round, and FAA Examiners (DPE) all in one location to make it easy for you to…

  • Obtain your Sport Pilot or Private Pilot license to fly an airplane LSA
  • Obtain your Sport Pilot or Private Pilot license to fly a trike LSA
  • Obtain your Remote Pilot license to fly a UAS, Unmanned Aircraft System (aka Drone)
  • Become a Sport Pilot Certified Flight Instructor (CFIS) for airplane or trike

If you are a student pilot, aircraft owner, pilot or returning pilot, virtual pilot, aviation mechanic, or flight instructor this is the place to find all information and training resources in one central location.

Aircraft to Learn to Fly

You have the nicest of LSA airplanes and trikes available in the US.

Sport Aviation Center Sling 2 LSA learn to fly with Paul Hamilton

The Airplane Factory Sling 2

The Sling has the best handling characteristics, modern glass panels, and convertible top to make this the best LSA airplane in its class. This is our primary airplane for Sport and Private training and FAA certification.

Evolution Trikes REVOLT Backcountry Sport Aviation Center Carson City NV

Evolution Trikes RevoLT Backcountry

The popular Evolution Trikes RevoLT available for flight training. This is a wildly popular Trike LSA and a great aircraft in which to learn to fly and adventure to uncharted destinations.

Evolution Trikes REVO

For you trike enthusiasts, get trained in the top of the line Evolution Trikes REVO, which is the best trike available in the world today, with the easiest handling and most forgiving flying characteristics.

View of Lake Tahoe from Washoe Valley

Pilot Training

Sport Aviation Center LLC offers LSA pilot training at Carson City Airport in Carson City, NV.

Our location in the High Sierra Desert near Lake Tahoe, with year round relatively temperate weather conditions, is a big plus – you can log more flying hours faster and get your certification quicker.

Trikes For Sale

Buy a Weight Shift control LSA Trike and get trained (or transitioned) in your new trike with me, Paul Hamilton. I’ll help you figure out what options you want and find the very best trike for you.

Sport Aviation Center Sling 2 LSA learn to fly with Paul Hamilton

Airplane LSA For Sale

Buy a Airplane Light Sport Aircraft and get trained (or transitioned) in your new airplane with me, Paul Hamilton. I’ll help you figure out what options you want and find the very best trike for you.

Loretta flying Zodiac

Go Fly!

Go Fly! Sport Aviation Center is dedicated to helping people learn to fly by providing information to sport pilots, private pilots, certified flight instructors, and owners flying Light Sport Aircraft (LSA). We make flying more accessible to you.

Flight & Ground School Courses

We feature the Hamilton Pilot Training System (HPTS), a flight and ground training system to teach you to learn to fly, and instruct in (if you wish), light sport aircraft including fixed-wing aircraft (airplanes), weight-shift control aircraft (trikes), to become a Sport Pilot, Sport Pilot Certified Flight Instructor (CFIS), or Private Pilot. On line course at elearning.SportAviationCenter.com

eLearning & Simulator Flight Training

We also provide LSA pilot information and training resources including conventional ground school, flight training, simulator flight training, books and printed materials, and digital e-Learning with ebooks, as well as, web-based on-line Aviation eLearning.

Weather To Fly ®

Use the WEATHER TO FLY pilot weather system to learn what weather conditions to look for when planning your flight.

SAC TV

SAC TV is Sport Aviation Center’s library of Adventure Productions award-winning videos produced by Paul Hamilton.

Pilot Stores

Train With The Best

As you can see, we have great facilities, a year round location, comprehensive training system, numerous aircraft, and excellent flight instructors ready to assist you in your adventure of becoming a pilot and learning to fly.

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