Commercial Ratings


Commercial Pilot License:

YOU COME TO US or WE COME TO YOU

General Requirements:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age.
  2. Hold at least a private pilot certificate.
  3. Be able to read speak, and understand the English language.
  4. Obtain at least a current third-class medical certificate.
  5. Pass the FAA written knowledge test as well as the FAA practical flight test.

Flight Requirements:

  1. At least 250 hours of flight time as a pilot. This may include not more than 50 hours of flight simulator instruction in an approved FAA simulator.
  2. The 250 hours total time must include:

*100 hours of powered aircraft 50 hours must be in airplanes.
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100 hours pilot-in-command time 50 hours cross country in airplanes.

3. 20 hours of flight instruction to include:

*10 hours of instrument 5 in a single-engine airplane.
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10 hours in a turbine powered aircraft..
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2 hours of day VFR cross country, straight-line distance of 100nm from departure point.
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2 hours of night VFR cross country, straight-line distance of 100nm from departure point.
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One solo cross-country of 300nm, with three landings, and a straight-line distance of 250nm from departure point.
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5 hours of night Solo VFR conditions with 10 take-offs’ and landings at an airport with an operating control tower.