CanShield Aviation

A mile of road can take you a mile, but a mile of runway can take you anywhere.

Professional Flight Training

About CanShield

Looking to take to the skies and soar towards a fulfilling career as a professional pilot? Look no further than our brand new flight school in Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba!

Our top-notch training program is designed to help aspiring pilots master the skills and knowledge necessary to become successful fixed-wing or helicopter pilots. Our experienced instructors are dedicated to providing expert instruction to maximize learning, making sure every student is fully equipped to take on the challenges of the aviation industry.

With a focus on safety and precision, we're committed to providing an environment that fosters growth, teamwork, and success, and we're dedicated to helping our students achieve their career goals.

If you're starting your journey towards becoming a pilot, CanShield Aviation is the perfect place to turn your dreams into a reality. Come fly with us in beautiful Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba and experience the thrill of flight like never before! 

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What We Offer

Cessna 185 Fixed-Wing Trainer
Fixed-Wing Training

We provide pilot training from pre-solo through the Commercial Pilot License, including the Multi-Engine Rating and the Multi-Engine Instrument Rating.

Enstrom F-28 Training Helicopter
Rotary-Wing Training

We provide pilot training from pre-solo through the Commercial Pilot License on the Enstrom F-28 helicopter, as well as type rating training on the Bell 206 Long Ranger.

In-Flight Instruction
Leadership & Instruction

We provide training in aviation instruction and leadership, including toward the Class 4 Flight Instructor Rating - Aeroplane.

Our Team

Steve Pomroy, Chief Flight Instructor
Steve Pomroy
Chief Flight Instructor

Steve is a former airline pilot, former civilian instructor for the RCAF, and has been a Class 1 Flight Instructor since 1997.  Steve is our Chief Flight Instuctor (fixed-wing) and our in-house pilot examiner for all of our fixed-wing programs.

Paul Adams, Flight Instructor / Manager
Paul Adams
Flight Instructor / Manager

Paul is a former armed forces helicopter pilot and fixed-wing flight instructor, and he holds a civilian Flight Instructor Ratings for Aeroplanes and Helicopters.  After leaving the Armed Forces, Paul spent time flying for the STARS Air Ambulance operation.

Training Locations

Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba

Saint Andrews, Manitoba

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