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Commercial Pilot

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The commercial pilot certificate allows a pilot to receive pay when flying in specific situations such as flight instruction, banner towing, aerial photography, and charter company or airline employment. It, too, never expires, providing you complete a flight review every 24 months. You must be at least 18 years old and possess a current FAA medical certificate.

Flight Training Sequence:

  • TAA (Technically Advanced Aircraft) time
  • Advanced ground reference maneuvers
  • Advanced takeoffs and landings
  • Advanced flight maneuvers
  • Extended cross-county flying
  • Review for the FAA written test
  • Review for the FAA checkride

120 Hours Flight Time

27 hours dual
81 hours solo
12 hours AATD (flight Simulator)
Hours may vary based on experience

36 Hours Classroom Instruction

Estimated time for ground/classroom instruction

Estimated Cost $23,000 – $29,500

Time & cost will vary per-person basis

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