Private Pilot

With a Private Pilot Certificate in one hand and the key to an aircraft in the other, your destination choices are endless. There is no feeling of freedom quite like flying. Want to get started? It’s just a simple phone call away, we’ll do the rest.

FAA Part 61 Private Pilot Course ESTIMATED COST

Flight Time Cessna 152 
Premier
Member
*
Regular
Rates
*
40 Hours in Cessna 152 Aircraft $4,104  $4,560 
20 Hours Flight Instruction $1170  $1,300 
10 Hours Pre/Post Flight Instructor $585  $650 
1.5 Hours FAA Check Flight C152 $154  $171 
Optional Equipment Protection Included  $300 
Airman Knowledge & Practical Test Prep Material
Pilot Training Study Materials Kit $269  $299 
Aviation Charts / Publications $27  $30 
Ground School Tuition $179  $199 
Headset $134  $149 
FAA Exams
Aviation Medical & Student Pilot Certificate $99  $99 
Computer Airman Knowledge Test $150  $150 
FAA Practical Test $450  $450 
Discount Package Purchase                    ($7,000)
*Premier members placing a minimum of $5,000 on account you will receive a 5% additional credit. You can do more.
Non-refundable contract required.

You must be currently enrolled in a private pilot program with a current Premier Flight Plan membership to be eligible.
-$350  N/A 
Subtotal $6,971  $8,357 
Premier Flight Plan Annual Membership Fee $495  — 
  Sales Tax (Aircraft, Supplies, Premier Fee) $492  $495 
Total Estimated Course Cost $7,958  $8,852 

**Note:
The above prices reflect FAA minimum required hours of flight training. This is not a guarantee of completion or costs. Your actual costs may be higher due to individual skills, weather conditions, your flying frequency and/or additional special needs training.

Prices do not include occasional fuel surcharges during volatile fuel pricing.
All rentals include fuel and limited insurance.

Prices effective July 1, 2014 and are subject to change without notice.