Earn Your Degree


Middle River Aviation wants to welcome its newest airplane the fleet. It is available for rental and or for a flight tour. 

Whats New at Middle River Aviation


Now Accepting OpenAirplane Participants

We're making a pilot certificate more useful. OpenAirplane makes it easy for Pilots to find, book, fly, and pay for aircraft rental online or with a mobile device. We're helping Operators get better utilization of their fleets, and Pilots fly more.         LEARN MORE


Private and Commercial Helicopter Training

East Coast Helicopter tours

Hit the books and fly "full throttle" to finish your private helicopter pilot license in less than a month; or "lean it out" a little and take helicopter flying lessons part time while working or going to school.
Middle River Aviation Helicopter tours have the most competitive rates in Maryland.

For visitors and locals alike, the best way to experience Baltimore, Washington, DC, and Annapolis is by helicopter!  Our incredible staff of pilots will make sure your Helicopter Tour is a memorable experience.


We feature career flight instructors and the largest fleet of flight training aircraft in the region.

Experience makes the difference! Middle River Aviation will help you realize your dream of earning a private pilots license or becoming a career pilot effectively and efficiently.

Airline Transport pilot (ATP) Training

At Middle River Aviation, we know you have a choice, we are the largest airplane and helicopter training aviation schools on the Northeast. We also offer aircraft maintenance, flight tours, aerial photography, and aerial surveying. We are sure that after seeing the difference in our our staff, aircraft fleet , professionalism, and experience you will choose us.

Whether you want to pilot your own aircraft or want to be a military, general aviation, or commercial pilot, we can get you there. Our focus is on safety and standardization, along with vectored management of effective and efficient processes will help you achieve your goals. In addition, we are here to have fun!

Our flight instructors and staff bring over 200 years of experience in military, government, general aviation and commercial flying.

Our aircraft fleet is one of the largest in the area. We offer single engine piston a Cessna 152 - Cessna 172's, Piper Arrow, multi-engine aircraft, FAA certified advanced motion simulator through R-22 and a R-44 helicopter to fit your needs. We are the largest helicopter &Airplane flight school in Baltimore, Maryland. 

We are a veterans affairs (VA) approved part 141 flight school​.

Maryland's Helicopter & Airplane Flight School

At Middle River Aviation, our Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) training offers you the best value for your time and money.

There has never been a better time to get your ATP done. At Middle River Aviation, we will tailor your training to meet your needs. Best of all, we guarantee your success.