World-class pilot training, unrivalled support and a life changing experience at London Oxford Airport. Our aircraft, sim and accommodation are all within a stone’s throw of Oxford, providing you with a vibrant city campus and a busy professional airspace.
The Leading Edge Academy offers the perfect combination of purpose-built training facilities located at a fully equipped international airport.
Airspeed House at Oxford Airport will be your main base. It’s bright, modern and the home of Operations, Ground School and Flight Training, as well as all support staff. We also have a satellite base at nearby Enstone Aerodrome, for additional flight training capability.
At the academy, the learning spaces all have ergonomic furniture, air conditioning, and smart screens to optimise your training experience, and you’ll find some of our cutting edge training technology here, too. Our use of NeuroTracker© will take your training to the next level, and our state-of-the-art Sim Centre is located nearby.
Designed over three floors, the academy has plenty of space for small group teaching, flight planning, private study and those all-important break times!
Leading Edge student accommodation is in Westminster Hall, which is part of the Oxford Brookes University, Harcourt Hill campus.
Harcourt Hill is set in 110 acres and has its own sports centre, launderette and restaurant. Oxford city centre is a short bus ride away, and we provide a regular shuttle service to and from the academy.
Within Westminster Hall, our students each have an en-suite room in self-contained apartments with other Leading Edge students. There is a fully equipped kitchen and communal area for each apartment.
You’ll live on the outskirts of Oxford and can enjoy everything this famous student city has to offer.
As well as the historic Oxford Univerisity colleges, the city boasts a vast range of shops, museums, clubs, cafes, restaurants, bars and a busy calendar of events and entertainment. When you need a relaxing break, head out to the nearby countryside. Oxfordshire has beautiful parkland to explore by foot, as well as by air.