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Part 141

Save time and money with FLT Academy 141 Programs

Courses Offered in Part 141
  • Private Pilot Course
  • Instrument Rating Course
  • Commercial Pilot Course
Reasons to Choose Part 141
  • There is a potential to save up to 60 hours of flight time and instruction with Part 141.
  • This government-regulated program caters to pilots who prefer a pilot school environment and reduced hour requirements.
  • Part 141 training is thorough and structured, ideal for a full-time student.
  • Students can train under part 141 even if they have previously completed their private pilot license or instrument rating under part 61.
  • Upon graduation from FLT Academy’s full program, students only have to accrue the remaining hours up to 1,500 total flight hours required to get their Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) license.
Does Part 61 or Part 141 Better Prepare Pilots for Exams?

Both Part 141 and Part 61 trainings prepare potential pilots to take FAA tests, whether knowledge or practical. There is no difference between the quality of the instruction, just differences in how it is delivered to students.

What is the main difference between Part 61 and Part 141?

Private pilot certificate minimums:

Part 61 – 40 flight hours
Part 141 – 35 flight hours

Flight Hours for Instrument Rating:

Part 61- 90 flight hours for instrument rating
Part 141- 35 flight hours for instrument rating

Commercial pilot certificate minimums

Part 61 – 250 flight hours total time (includes private and instrument)
Part 141 – 190 flight hours total time (includes private and instrument)

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