PRIVATE PILOT CERTIFICATE

Private Pilot

This course is the primary base for aviation careers. This entitles you to apply for your pilot certificate from the FAA. It allows you to act as the pilot of an aircraft and carry passengers in a private capacity (not for pay). This certificate is limited to flight below cloud ceilings and visual conditions (typically 18,000 ft in the US).

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FAA Requirements:

  • No Minimum Age Required to Initiate Training
  • At Least 16 Years Old to Solo
  • At Least 17 years Old to Graduate
  • Education Requirements: Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently

Flying time requirement:

  • Minimum of 35 hours of flight time

PRIVATE PILOT COURSE RATES

Pricing

30 Flight Hours with Instructor; Plane ($125) + Instructor ($55) = 180/Hr

$5,400

5 Flight Hours of Solo @ ($125/Hr)

$625

Related Cessna Kit & Materials

$600

Ground school (optional)

$230

FAA Written $165
FAA Medical $125
Final Exam Fees. $700

Estimated Total

$7,845

Instruction and flight times are estimates only. All times are the minimum required. Additional training may be necessary to fulfill the standards.

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