Many students take several months to get their pilot license with traditional pilot training. Effective students fly 2-3 times per week, saving time and money.
Our students starting from zero typically finish with 40-45 hours of flight training. If you dedicated 2-3 times per week for lessons, you can be finished in approximately 6 months. Our Accelerated Flight Training course can be completed from scratch in as little as 35 flight hours!
A person who holds a private pilot license may do almost anything and everything that a commercial pilot may do – except fly for hire. A private pilot (with the proper ratings and endorsements) may fly higher performance airplanes – including multi-engine airplanes and jets, fly cross-country flights – even to other countries. Private pilots can carry multiple passengers; fly at night, and properly rated with an FAA instrument rating, fly in less-than-ideal weather conditions.
The basic FAA requirements to obtain a Private Pilot License are as follows: