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FAA PPL, Private Pilot License

FAA PPL, Private Pilot License

What is it?

  • This course makes you a private pilot. After finishing you are able to fly airplanes for private purposes. This can also be your first step in the path to a professional airline pilot.

Content

The course contains at minimum:

  • 10 hours of ground theory training completed by a written exam.
  • 40 hours of flight training completed by a flight exam.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • The course duration is strongly depending on your availability and performance, but in case of full time availability and the right performance it is possible to finish in 3 to 4 weeks.

Location

  • The training is performed from: Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA. Other training locations might be possible. Please contact us for that.

Price

  • Price of the course as described above is 8,350 USD.
  • Price is based on hourly ground course rate of 55 USD per hour and an hourly flight course rate of 195 USD per hour.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 800 USD.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA CPL, Commercial Pilot License

What is it?

  • With this license you are able to make a living out of your hobby and become a professional pilot. You can start working for hire.

Content

  • The course contains both theory as flight training. The content depends on your previous experience. Please contact us for a custom made program taking into account your previous experience.

Duration

  • The duration of the course depends on your previous experience, but count on around 2 to 4 weeks.

Location

  • The training is performed from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA. Other training locations might be possible. Please contact us for that.

Prices

  • The hourly rate for ground instruction is 55 USD.
  • The hourly rate for flight instruction is 195 USD.
  • The hourly rate for hours building is 140 USD.

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FAA IR, Instrument Rating

Instrument Rating

What is it?

  • This course is training you in flying under instrument conditions so you will learn to fly the plane on the instruments on board.

Content

The course contains at minimum:

  • 10 hours of ground theory training completed by a written exam.
  • 40 hours of flight training completed by a flight exam.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • The course duration is strongly depending on your availability and performance, but in case of full time availability and the right performance it is possible to finish in 4 to 6 weeks.

Location

  • The training is performed from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA. Other training locations might be possible. Please contact us for that.

Prices

  • Price of the course as described above is 8,350 USD.
  • Price is based on hourly ground course rate of 55 USD per hour and an hourly flight course rate of 195 USD per hour.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 800 USD.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA ME Add On

What is it?

  • This course is training you in learning to fly a Multi Engine airplane.

Content

The course contains:

  • 5 hours of ground theory training.
  • The flight training is competency based, which means it purely depends on your performance. On average candidates need around 10 hours of flight instruction to get to the level required.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • Based on the content mentioned above and an average amount of 10 hours flight training the duration of this course is 1 to 2 weeks.

Location

  • The training must be performed on your own airplane. Location can be discussed.

Prices

  • Price of the course as described above is 1,125 USD, which excludes airplane fees since the course has to be done on your own airplane.
  • Price is based on an hourly rate of 75 USD.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 600 USD for the examiner.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Transport fees for the instructor if training does not take place from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA CFI, Certified Flight Instructor

What is it?

  • This course will train you in becoming a Certified Flight Instructor. When completed you can train other pilot candidates, conduct flight reviews and checkouts, perform discovery flights and much more. Depending on the market, your attitude and performance during the training you might be offered a job at our academy at the end of this course. Check our “employment” page for current job openings.

Content

The course contains:

  • 50 hours of ground theory training completed by a written exam.
  • The flight training is competency based, which means it purely depends on your performance. On average candidates need around 15 hours of flight instruction to get to the level required.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • Based on the content mentioned above and an average amount of 15 hours flight training the duration of this course is 4 to 6 weeks.

Location

  • The training is performed from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA. Other training locations might be possible. Please contact us for that.

Prices

  • Price of the course as described above is 6,325 USD.
  • Price is based on hourly ground course rate of 65 USD per hour and an hourly flight course rate of 205 USD per hour.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 1300 USD.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA CFII, Certified Flight Instructor, Instrument

What is it?

  • This course will train you in becoming a Certified Instrument Flight Instructor. When completed you can train other pilot candidates for the instrument rating course, and conduct Instrument Proficiency Checks and Flight Reviews.

Content

The course contains:

  • 20 hours of ground theory training.
  • The flight training is competency based, which means it purely depends on your performance. On average candidates need around 10 hours of flight instruction to get to the level required.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • Based on the content mentioned above and an average amount of 10 hours flight training the duration of this course is 2 to 4 weeks.

Location

  • The training is performed from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA. Other training locations might be possible. Please contact us for that.

Prices

  • Price of the course as described above is 3,350 USD.
  • Price is based on hourly ground course rate of 65 USD per hour and an hourly flight course rate of 205 USD per hour.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 1100 USD.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA MEI, Multi Engine Instructor

What is it?

  • This course will train you in becoming a Multi Engine Instructor. When completed you can train other pilot candidates on a multi engine airplane, and conduct Flight Reviews.

Content

The course contains:

  • 5 hours of ground theory training.
  • The flight training is competency based, which means it purely depends on your performance. On average candidates need around 6 hours of flight instruction to get to the level required.
  • All flights contain pre-flight and post-flight briefings to be better prepared for the flights and by doing so reduce the amount of expensive flight training to a minimum.

Duration

  • Based on the content mentioned above and an average amount of 6 hours flight training the duration of this course is 1 to 2 weeks.

Location

  • The training must be performed on your own airplane. Location can be discussed.

Prices

  • Price of the course as described above is 825 USD, which excludes airplane fees since the course has to be done on your own airplane.
  • Price is based on an hourly rate of 75 USD.

Not included in the price:

  • Examination fees, count in total on around 900 USD for the examiner.
  • Medical exam fees, count on around 120 USD.
  • Transport fees for the instructor if training does not take place from Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA.
  • Needed pilot equipment like charts, headset, kneeboard and so on.
  • Price strongly depending on quality/branch.

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FAA to EASA Conversion

What is it?

  • With this training you gain as an American (FAA) licensed pilot your European (EASA) license.

Content

  • Content and duration strongly depend on the required license, ratings and also on your current ratings, qualifications and experience. Please contact us to discuss the right training for you.

Location

  • The ground training (ATPL theory) can be done at home via guided online study. The flight training is done from several airports in the Netherlands.

Price

  • The price depends strongly on the conversion needed and the related program.

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Discovery Flights

Discovery Flight

What is it?

  • Purpose of this flight is to feel how it is to be a pilot by controlling the plane and in the meantime enjoying the beautiful view of for example the Great Smoky Mountains or your hometown. The flight includes also a briefing to be better prepared.
  • Remark: It is possible for people to join in the back. Price remains as below, so you could spread it over multiple people.

Where is it?

  • Starting point of the flight: Dalton Municipal Airport, Georgia, USA.

Prices

  • Price for 30 minutes briefing and 30 minutes flight: 105 USD.
  • Price for 30 minutes briefing and 60 minutes flight 195 USD.

For longer flights or other information please Contact us

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