Welcome to Blue Sky Aviation Association
CONGRATULATIONS! You’ve just landed at the home page of the best (and possibly oldest) flying club in New Jersey…..
Blue Sky Aviation Assoc. is small, non-profit, well financed flying club that has been dedicated to providing a safe, and inexpensive flying experience for almost 60 years. Our initiation fee and refundable bond, as well as tach time billing for utilization of our planes, ensures the best value in NJ. Our New Jersey Flying Club is based at Solberg-Hunterdon Airport (N51) in Readington Township.
We have three airplanes – a Diamond DA40, a Cessna Sky Hawk 172SP, and a Cessna Skylane 182RG. All airplanes are well maintained with identical advanced avionics that are certified for IFR flying. All three have two GPS’ including WAAS certified Garmin 430 GPS’ as well as altitude hold autopilots. Please visit our Aircraft section and the individual airplane pages for detailed information on these airplanes.
Our aircraft are available 24 hours a day to our members and can be scheduled via our online scheduling system. We have generous rules for advance scheduling, and a number of reservations can be made by each member while ensuring that all have an equal opportunity to fly.
Our members include pilots with various skill levels; new and very experienced Private Pilots, Commercial Pilots, Certified Flight Instructors, and Airline Transport Pilots. Experience levels range from less than 200 hours to over 30,000 hours.
Our CFI’s can help you with advanced ratings and complex/high performance endorsements.
We are a very sociable group and are eager to help new members enhance their skills. Our members frequently invite other members to join them for $100 hamburger runs, as safety pilots during instrument practice, or to travel to aviation events.
We accept applications for prospective new members. If you are interested in joining or learning more about us, please see our Apply section.
You will enjoy the flying experience with Blue Sky – Happy & Safe Flying!