LEARN TO FLY! PRIVATE PILOT
If you want to be a pilot, everyone starts in the same step. Get your Private Pilot License first. This is required before Commercial or Airline Pilot Training.
$399: Step 1: Go to FLY8MA.com login to Private Pilot Ground School. Spend 40 hours studying all online, no books required.
Finish Ground School - Included with Fly8MA Ground School
Finish Private Pilot Ground School written prep Bootcamp next. Complete the Written Prep Bootcamp. (15 hours)
$165 Take The Test: Take the FAA Written Exam, the test is 60 Questions, 70% to pass
Pick a Flight School - Included with FLY8MA Ground School
Find Flight School to Rent Aircraft on FLY8MA.com/flightschool
$0 Pick An Instructor: Use Finding a CFI Guide from FLY8MA.com/cfi
$300 Start Flying! Take your First Lesson in the airplane. Expect to pay for their instructor and plane rental.
Note: costs vary here based on the type of plane you choose and the instructor's hourly rate
$7,000 Fly at Least 40 hours
The national average is 73.1 hours. Studying hard in ground school can help you stay closer to 40 hours (the minimum).
Note: cost very here based on how many hours you need to be ready for a checkride (flight test).
Checkride Prep Course: $149 This online course Guarantees you'll pass a checkride and shows you what to expect on that day.
Note: Guarantees you pass
Note: you pay $800 to The Examiner, plus pay for plane rental. if you fail, you'll pay all over again.
$800 Take Checkride: A checkride is like a driver's test. You talk for 2 hours answering Oral questions. Then you fly for 2 hours doing flight maneuvers and landings.
Note: You pay $800 to the examiner, plus pay for the plane rental. If you fail, you'll pay all over again.
You're A Pilot! $8,813 (estimated total)
If you used FLY8MA online courses you were guaranteed to pass a Checkride and are now a Certified Pilot! Enjoy flying with your friends, family, and exploring the SKY!
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