CATS, Computer Assisted Testing Service Inc., a PSI Business, is a FAA approved testing service provider authorized to conduct high-stakes examinations for the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) via Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) Holder.

CATS has been providing Airman Knowledge Testing since 1993. CATS testing sites have a solid record of test security, with comprehensive, prompt, accurate reporting of test results, and convenient locations for applicants throughout the United States.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Commercial Drone Knowledge Test

NEW: Small UAS Rule (new part in title 14 of the CFR: Part 107), includes operating rules, and safety regulations for operating and certification of small unmanned aircraft systems (drones) weighing less than 55 pounds that are conducting non-hobbyist operations, to be effective August 29, 2016.

Vista Air has an up to date testing facility, with three testing stations, which will allow you to take your test in privacy. The cost of your test is $160, there is also an AOPA discount of $10. Click the logo below for more information on CATS testing.

NOTE: We are just a testing facility. To schedule an exam please go to or call 1-800-947-4228. 

CATS ID Requirements