Kāpiti Districts Aero Club

An award-winning aero club in the heart of of the Kāpiti Coast

Kāpiti Districts Aero Club (KDAC), provides first class practical and theoretical pilot training in fixed wing and helicopter aircraft. Located just off Kāpiti Road near the sandy beaches of Paraparaumu, and just a 45 min drive north of Wellington, the Kāpiti Aero Club is the ideal base for both students and experienced pilots alike.


We offer a diverse range of aircraft which allow for both basic and advanced flight training up to and including single-engine IFR training.

Pilot your own plane

Take a trial flight

Experience the thrill of flying from just $230. Book today!

Give the gift of flight

Gift cards

An aeroplane or helicopter experience makes an unforgettable gift.

Aviation training

Learn to fly

Go solo, get your Private Pilot license, and go beyond including CPL and IFR.

Learn from the best

Kāpiti Aero Club is staffed by a team of professional instructors committed to helping you achieve your aviation goals.

Extensive aircraft fleet

Kāpiti Aero Club offers a wide range of fixed-wing and helicopter aircraft to suit all tastes and requirements.

Great location

Kāpiti Aero Club is just a short hop away from Wellington, Marlborough and the Wairarapa.

Kāpiti Aero Club is open 7 days a week, 8am-5pm. Call us on 04 902 6536 or drop into our clubrooms to discuss your aviation requirements.