Private airplane pilot

Our Flight Education and Training Program is designed to provide you all the essential knowledge and skills for your progress in your flying career, making you stand out among the competition.


Course Information

The student will obtain the appropriate level of knowledge to fulfill the necessary skills for the private pilot license according to the category of aircraft and that will be included in his license.

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  • Minimum age: 18 years old, in the case of minors under the age of 18 but over the age of 17, need to hand in a parental authority document authenticated by a lawyer.
  • Passport or other official identification document.
  • Class two valid medical certificate
  • 2 passport-size photos
  • Required by the Costa Rican General Aviation Authority (DGAC) to obtain the license.
  • Personally fill out the school registration and regulation documents.
  • Aviation Regulations
  • Performance
  • Navigation
  • Operational Procedures
  • Meteorology
  • Flight Planning, Weight & Balance
  • Aircraft Systems
  • Principles of Flight and Aerodynamics
  • Communications
  • English Course Level I to III (Preparation of the DGAC Linguistic Competency Exam)
  • Includes 1:00 hour CRX MAX simulator (Requirement for its practical phase)
  • Start of lessons: January / July of each year
  • Duration: 7 months
  • Schedule: Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm
  • Registration Fee: $200*
  • Payment Process: 6 monthly payments of $221*
  • Final exam: $10*
  • Total: $1,530*
* Prices subject to change without notice.
  • Start of lessons: Upon agreement (any time)
  • Modality: Individual, "one on one" tutorials, personalized.
  • Duration: 60 hours
  • Schedule: Upon agreement in order to have flexibility to attend the lessons
  • Registration Fee: $200*
  • Payment Process: 6 blocks of 10h, each block of $ 271
  • Final exam: $10*
  • Total: $1,830*
* Prices subject to change without notice.
  • Flight times: 40 hours in total (according to requirements of the Costa Rican General Aviation Authority (DGAC) including:
    • 10 hours of solo flight
    • 5 hours of solo crossing flight
    • 5 hours of solo maneuvers

Minimum one crossing flight of 150 MN with landings at two different aerodromes. Flight time cost is $180*

Fleet: Piper Cherokee PA-28-160 / Piper Cherokee PA-28-180

* Prices subject to change without notice.

TOTAL: USD $9,502.00

* Prices are subject to change

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