In the photo, Justin Gentle is celebrating with a bucket of ice water after successfully completing his Certified Flight Instructor.

Congratulations, Justin!


Sunrise Aviation is proud to be the exclusive flight training provider for Polk State College at the historic Lakeland-Linder Airport – home to the internationally famous EAA Sun-n-Fun Fly-in.  Polk State offers accredited degree programs in Professional Pilot Science, Aerospace Administration, Aviation Maintenance Administration – and a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Sciences.

If you are a degree-seeking student – or interested in an exciting career in professional aviation – please explore the many opportunities at today!