The York Soaring Association (YSA) takes pride in introducing people to the sport of soaring. Let one of our seasoned pilots guide you into a wonderful world of flying through an Experience Gliding flight or Freedom Wings’ flight.
York Soaring has a long history of successfully training youth to Transport Canada licensing standards since 1972 and offers a variety of programs to help our pilots of tomorrow enjoy the privilege of flight. York Soaring is also the home base of Youth Flight Canada (YFC); a Canadian charity that provides scholarships to youth interested in aviation.
A program for youth to obtain their full glider pilot license in as little as 3-weeks. York Soaring has a 45 year history of successfully providing Glider Flight Training to Transport Canada standards to over 600 youngsters from across Ontario.
Find out the different ways you can get your Glider Pilot Licence (GPL). It’s easier than you think!
Once you are licenced, your journey into the world of soaring just begins! Take advantage of our courses to help further your skills and help you strive for excellence.