Cincinnati's Choice For Professional Flight Training
FAA Approved Part 141 Air Agency Certificate Number K20S205L

About Us

Welcome to Lunken Flight Training Center!

LFTC has been Cincinnati’s choice for flight training since 2006.  Located at Cincinnati’s historic Lunken Airport, we are convenient to everyone in Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, and Southeast Indiana. LFTC’s products and services include:

  • Primary and advanced flight instruction
  • Aircraft rental to the already certificated pilot
  • On-site flight simulator
  • Enhanced learning workshops and seminars
  • Scenic flights to the general public
  • Gift Certificates
  • Aircraft management services
  • Shared ownership opportunities

Find Us

Lunken Flight Training Center
4500 Airport Road
Cincinnati Ohio, 45226
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Phone: (513) 321-3211
Fax: (513) 321-2300
Email: info@flylftc.com

By Air: After landing at KLUK , request parking at “Hangar 1”. Lunken Flight Training Center is located on the southwest side of the airport adjacent to taxiway Charlie.

Hours of Operation:
  • Office Hours: Monday through Saturday 9am to 5pm
    (No office hours on Sundays, major holidays, and other select dates associated with holidays)
  • Flight Instruction and Aircraft Rental:  7 days a week, around the clock with prior appointment. Yes, this means you can take lessons or rent an aircraft on Sundays!
  • Scenic Flights: Daylight hours only, appointment required.
Take an online tour of our facilities.

Our Staff

Don H. James

John Fanselow


Chief Flight Instructor

Instructor, Single
& Multi-engine

Cirrus Standardized Instructor Pilot (CSIP)
Greg Herrmann

Greg Herrmann


Owner
Jay Schmalfuss

Jay Schmalfuss


Owner
Nate Grupenhof

Nate Grupenhof


Instructor, Single engine

Cirrus Instructor
Justin Anderson

Justin Anderson


Instructor, Single
& Multi-engine

Cirrus Instructor

Gold Seal Instructor
Phillip (Phil) Glotfelty V

Larry Grin


Instructor, Single engine

Cirrus Instructor

Nash Rademacher

Brad Poppell


Instructor, Single engine

Cirrus Instructor
Nash Rademacher

Nash Rademacher


Pilot
Customer Service

Nick Trammell

Kate Grady


Business Coordinator
Nick Trammell

Jonathan Bendele


Instructor, Single Engine
Cirrus Instructor

Nick Trammell

Nick Presler


Line Service
Nick Trammell

Stephen Southard


Instructor, Single 
& Multi-engine
Nick Trammell

Vincent Boileau


Instructor, Single Engine
Nick Trammell

Evan Swanson


Instructor, Single Engine
Nick Trammell

Jake Reinert


Instructor, Single Engine

Learn to Fly!