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45 North Aviation

Private Airplane Pilot Training

45 North Aviation's incredible flight instructors will teach you to fly at any level. We offer flight training to those who meet specific requirements. Contact 45 North Aviation today to learn more about eligibility and requirements.

private pilot license eligibilty and requirements

Age 16 to become a student pilot, 17 to become a private pilot - Airplane.

Able to read, speak, write and understand the English language.

Pass a written knowledge test (multiple choice questions).

Receive flight training and logbook endorsements from an authorized Flight Instructor. Minimum 40 hours flight time. (Minimum 20 hours dual instruction and 10 hours solo flight).

Meet certain experience requirements  (i.e. cross country and night flying).

Pass a practical flight test and oral exam with an FAA Examiner.

Hold at least a Class 3 Medical Certificate.

Hourly Dual Instruction Rates:

Cessna 172P $155 wet/solo

Instructor $60.00 Flight or Ground