Tristar Aviation

Tristar Aviation, Northern Avenue, Moorabbin Airport, Victoria, Australia

14 Aircraft Flight School training a large number of International Students


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine, Flight Instructor course

International Students


Aircraft fleet number


Aircraft fleet

Skyfox Gazelle, Grumman AA1A, Grumman AA1B, Cessna 152, Cessna 150, Cessna 172, Piper PA28, Partenavia P68, Cessna 310Q


Tri 135 Simulator


Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Entry Requirements

18 years of age and hold an appropriate immigration visa, Class 1/2 medical, willing to undergo an Aviation Security Identity Card (ASIC) check, English Language 5.5 IELTS or TOEFL 530 (paper based)

Tristar Aviation commenced flight training and charter operations in August of 1993 with one Cessna 150 Aerobat, and a goal to provide a Professional and Friendly training environment and a safe and efficient charter service. Through the years since the company has undergone many changes, but our goal has remained the same. Tristar Aviation provides flight training to a level of excellence, which will give you every opportunity to fulfill your ambitions in your aviation career.

As a specialist in professional pilot training, Tristar Aviation has earned a worldwide reputation for excellence. Tristar Aviation’s reputation is enhanced by its Moorabbin Airport location, which provides an unparalleled training environment for career pilots. Students are exposed to virtually every facet of professional aviation with year-round conditions to ensure course completion. Tristar Aviation has access to a well-equipped and well-maintained fleet of over 14 aircraft, ranging from the popular Cessna 152 for initial training up to the Cessna 310 for the more advanced training.

Available courses are:

  • Recreational Pilots Licence – RPL
  • Basic Aeronautical Knowledge –Theory
  • Private Pilot Licence – PPL
  • Private Pilot Licence – Theory
  • Night Visual Flight Rules – NVFR
  • Constant Speed Unit – CSU
  • Command Instrument Rating
  • Multi-Engine Endorsement
  • Commercial Pilot Licence – CPL
  • Commercial Pilot Licence – Theory
  • Airline Transport Pilot Licence – Theory
  • Flight Instructor Rating
  • Vocational Education and Training in Schools VETiS

Tristar Aviation has trained a large number of International Students and is approved by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and the Federal Department of Employment, Science and Training, to train overseas students. Tristar Aviation has trained students from Hong Kong, Jordan, Oman, Bahrain, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Korea, Japan, Germany, Pakistan, United Kingdom, United States, Ireland, Sri Lanka, Kenya, and Sweden. Some of these countries are currently represented in our students and staff.

Tristar Aviation is owned and operated by Geoff and Adrianne Fleming who between them have over 50 years experience in the aviation industry, including working for both of Australia's major airlines QANTAS and Ansett Australia. They have also worked in Air Traffic Control, and both general and microlight aviation.

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