Per hour rate for aircraft and Simulator
Log up to 20 hours towards an Instrument rating, 50 hours towards a commercial rating, practice actual IMC, and keep up Instrument currency.
150 and 160hp low wing aircraft. Cruise speed 110 knots
Electric Trim, large baggage compartment, tapered wing, moving map, cruise 117 knots.
180 hp engine, large baggage compartment, IFR certified, wider fuselage and increased useful load, cruise 130 knots.
The Piper Arrow 180 is a complex aircraft with a constant speed prop and retractable landing gear. It is also an IFR capable aircraft equipped with a Garmin 430, 148 knot cruise.
Rent our fully collapsible revo shift citizen bicycle with your next cross country aircraft rental. This bike will fit in the cargo compartments of the Warriors or archers with ease. It collapses in seconds and is great for exploring new area like the famous Daulphin Island (4R9).
Per hour rate for pre, post, and during flight.
The FAA has set a minimum hour requirement for each desired rating; However, each student is different and learns at a different pace.
Financing is available for any of our Career Pilot Programs through Stratus Financial.
We recommend at least once a week and the more frequently you are able to fly, the quicker you will achieve the desired rating and the less likely you are to forget the information learned from the previous lesson.
We have instructors available from before sun up to after sun down and we can make just about anyone's schedule work.
Contact us to be added to Flight Circle and view the flight schedule.
The FAA requires a minimum of 40 hours flight time to take the PPL check ride. 30 of those 40 hours will be with an instructor and 10 will be solo.
You must be at least 16 years of age to solo and 17 years old to receive your private pilots license. You must be able to read, speak, write, and understand the English language.
You can fly at night, carry passengers, and fly just about anywhere in the world. However, you can not fly for hire or go near or in clouds.
Everyone learns at their own pace. The link below provides a breakdown of the cost based on the minimum required flight time. Keep in mind, the national average is 60 flight hours for the private pilots license.
We recommend booking our discounted discovery flight Click the link below and you can book directly online. During the discovery flight, you’ll be introduced to aviation, fly with an instructor, and get a tour of our top of the line facility. Afterwards, if you’re interested in pursuing your pilots license, we will get you all set up for training!
There are multiple ratings required to become a career commercial pilot. In order to be marketable to the airlines, you must achieve upwards of 1500 hours. Many pilots choose to accomplish this through becoming a Flight Instructor.
If you’ve already had an FAA medical, you may qualify for basic med. See link for more information.
All students are required to carry 25k rental insurance once they solo. It is not required when an instructor is onboard. If you are a private pilot and want to rent the aircraft without an instructor, you must have a renters Insurance policy with at least $50,000 hull value coverage.
Click the link below for more detail and frequently asked questions in regards military transitions.