Dallas Flight School At Arlington Municipal Airport (GKY)
About the Training Facility
Airline Transport Professional's Arlington Texas location at the Arlington Municipal Airport is a beautiful facility and a great location for the Airline Career Pilot Program. This training center is also a choice location for ATP's Regional Jet Programs.
The site boasts spacious classrooms and simulator bays, along with 10,000 square feet of hangar space. Arlington Airport (GKY) is a busy airport located 13 miles south of Dallas Fort Worth Airport under a 3,000' shelf of Class Bravo airspace.
Flight Training Programs Offered
- Airline Training Programs
- Ratings & Certification
- Regional Jet Training
Aircraft & Simulators
- 102 Piper Seminoles
- 69 New 2000 & Later Models
- 33 Refurbished 1979/80/97 Models
- All HSI & Garmin GNS 430
Moving Map GPS Equipped
- 29 Piper Archers
- All Garmin G500 Equipped
- 99 Cessna 172s
- All Moving Map GPS Equipped
- 5 Diamond DA40 Diamond Stars
- Garmin G1000 Glass Cockpit
- 29 Multi-Engine FTDs
- 4 Redbird Single- & Multi-Engine FTDs
- 4 CRJ-200 Regional Jet FTDs
This training center features 2012-model Piper Seminoles with the Garmin G500 electronic flight deck. Study the G500 information in the Piper Seminole Training Supplement before you arrive for training.
- Enterprise Rent-A-Car – 0.1 mi.
- 4842 S Collins #A, Arlington, TX – (817) 375-1160
- Advantage Rent-A-Car – 0.3 mi.
- 4720 S. Collins, Arlington, TX – (817) 417-5909
ATP has arranged discounted rates for students at participating Extended Stay Hotels. Visit extendedstayhotels.com and enter the company code "ATP" when booking.
- SPECIAL ATP RATE New LaQuinta Inn & Suites Grand Prairie South – 4.5 mi.
- 2131 W. Interstate 20, Grand Prairie, Texas 75052 – (214)412-3220
Special ATP Rate: $85 with Free shuttle to/from ATP. Ask for the "ATP Rate”.
Also Available: Complimentary DFW Airport Shuttle - 7 days a week, 7am - 9pm.
- SPECIAL ATP RATE Hyatt Place (Dallas) – 9 mi.
- 1542 N. Hwy 360, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 – (972) 988-6800
Special ATP Rate: $99 with free shuttle from DFW. Ask for the “ATP Rate”.
- SPECIAL ATP RATE Quality Inn at Arlington Highlands (TX553) – 1.6 mi.
- 121 East I-20, Arlington, TX 76018 – (817) 467-3535
Special ATP Rate: $49.99 per night. Ask for the "ATP Rate".
- SPECIAL ATP RATE Blue Cypress Hotel & Convention Center (Arlington) – 8 mi.
- 117 S. Watson Road, Arlington, TX 76010 – (800) 896-1534
Special ATP Rate: $79 with free shuttle to ATP, but does not pick-up from DFW. Ask for the “ATP Rate”.
ATP Housing for Career Pilot Students
ATP offers a convenient housing option for $200 per week. You get a shared bedroom in an upscale, furnished apartment with all utilities included. (Phone service is not provided.) Well-equipped business center facilities and recreation facilities are available at all ATP apartments. Single-occupancy rooms may be available at a higher rate. With no lease obligation, this option is perfect for students in the Fast Track Airline Career Pilot Program.
- The Grand Courtyards Apartments
525 W. Westchester Pkwy.
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052
Nestled within Grand Prairie, just minutes from Arlington, this quiet residential setting offers convenient access to both Dallas and Fort Worth cities — featuring designer interiors, resort-style amenities, and covered parking.
Area Attractions & Distance from Student Housing
ATP students reside close to the main route I20 and the beautiful Mountain Creek Lake Park. With nearby shopping and entertainment.
- Arlington Municipal Airport (GKY) – .1 miles
- Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (GPM) – 5.2 miles
- Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW) – 19.3 miles
- Meadowbrook Golf Course – .6 miles
- Tierra Verde Golf Course – 11.6 miles
- Walnut Creek Country Club – 6.0 miles
- Shady Valley Golf Club – 6.0 miles
- Prairie Lakes Golf Course – 6.5 miles
- AMC Theater – 2.7 miles
- Studio Movie Grill – 1.5 miles
- National Cine Media – 2.7 miles
- Arlington Highlands – 2.2 miles
- Parks Mall – 3.5 miles
- Mr. Jim’s Pizza – .7 miles
- BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse – 2.2 miles
- Bravo! Cucina Italiana – 2.2 miles
- Cold Stone Creamery – 2.2 miles
- Freebirds World Burrito – 2.2 miles
- Genghis Grill – 2.2 miles
- Hoffbrau Steaks – 2.2 miles
- P.F. Changs China Bistro – 2.2 miles
- Six Flags – 10.03 miles
- Rangers Stadium – 5.8 miles
- American Airlines Center – 18.3 miles
- New Cowboys Stadium – 5.96 miles
- Kroger – 1.6 miles
- Wal-Mart – 2.4 miles
- Whole Foods – 6.9 miles
- Tom Thumb – 2.5 miles
All flight training program information, scheduling, and pre-arrival preparation help is available from ATP Scheduling at 800-ALL-ATPS (800-255-2877).
Our instructors’ schedule demands at this flight training center prevent us from accepting walk-in visitors. If you need to speak with one of our local CFIs, please call 800-ALL-ATPS (800-255-2877) and we will help you make an appointment.
“I finished up the Airline Career Pilot Program in early December and I wanted to take some time to compliment a few of the instructors at your Arlington location. The instructors impressed me from day one. Not only were they very knowledgeable and patient...they were also confident enough to let me make my own mistakes so that I could learn from them."
"I thoroughly enjoyed my experience with ATP in both the Private Pilot Program and the Airline Career Pilot Program. If you're serious about pursuing your dream of a career in aviation, then trust me, get yourself to ATP.”
If you haven’t flown with ATP before, read a few testimonials that we have recently received from other pilots. Fly with ATP and you will see why we offer the best training experience in general aviation.
Dallas (Arlington) Flight Instructor Team