Tom Rhines is a professional pilot with over 4500 hours of flight instruction given in light aircraft and over 1000 hours of tailwheel instruction given.
Gayle Rhines has given 1000 hours of light aircraft flight instruction, is a Luscombe and SeaRey taildragger instructor and is a professional pilot with a major airline.
Both Tom and Gayle are SeaRey Flight Instructor Association certified instructors. Tom is also an A&P/IA and has completed the RFSC Rotax service and maintenance courses.
Fly our 2020 Progressive Aerodyne S-LSA SeaRey aircraft with a Rotax 914 turbocharged engine, electric flaps and carbon fiber hull. You will be amazed at the performance!
We offer a Light Sport SES endorsement for $1999. That includes 5 hours of flight training, 2 hours of ground instruction and the endorsement flight.
Hourly training is $299/hour for the SeaRey and instructor.
Demo flights for interested pilots are $249.
Provide first class training using the SFIA course syllabus to achieve your light-sport, private or commercial single-engine seaplane rating.
We also offer training in your SeaRey, ferry flight services and Demo Flights if you want to find out what real fun flying is all about!
If you need a pre-purchase inspection on a SeaRey or other aircraft, let us know.
We primarily use Cedar Creek Lake and Lake Athens for training but almost anywhere is possible!
Rhines Roost Airport (91TA) Canton, TX