Blackhawk Flying Club, Inc.

Chicago/Rockford International Airport (KRFD)
Rockford, IL 61125
Phone: 815-621-1223

Club Facilities

  • Clubhouse
  • Restrooms
  • Primary Flight Instruction
  • Online Flight Scheduler
  • AOPA Network Club


Celebrating their 60th Anniversary in the Fall 2013. Club Started in 1953.

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Type of Flying Available

  • IFR
  • High Performance
  • VFR
  • Cross Country
  • Local

Member Comments

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JOHNRPILOT - 11/19/2014
Blackhawk Flying Club has 2 Aircraft. A Cessna 172M & a Cessna 182J. Both Aircraft are IFR certified. The C182 has a 3 Blade Propellor that improves performance. It also has an Stec-40 Autopilot.

The Aircraft are stored in Insulated T-hangers at Greater Rockford Airport. They both have electric engine preheaters that are used all winter.

We have members ranging from Student Pilots to Airline Transport Pilots.


Club Details

  • Organization Type: Not-for-Profit
  • Average Membership Size: 45
  • Average number of Aircraft: 2
  • Memberships Currently Available: Yes

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