In as little as 40 hours of accelerated private pilot training, you can become a private pilot! With a Private Pilot Certificate, you can take family and friends flying anywhere in the United States. Imagine having the flexibility to fly somewhere new for lunch, and be back by night time. With a Private Pilot Certificate, you’ll get to do just that!
Our expert flight instructors will ensure you are a safe and knowledgeable pilot. Doing your flight training in Los Angeles is a great way to learn how to fly in a busy airspace. You’ll be an expert on radio communications, and navigation between airports, in a city with great weather year round.
A Private Pilot Certificate allows you to fly anywhere in the United States under Visual Meteorological Conditions, meaning under good weather conditions and visibility. Becoming a Private Pilot is extremely rewarding, and our flight school in Los Angeles allows for great weather year round to go fly in.
Here’s some good info to know:
- While the minimum required flight time is 40 hours, the nationwide average is closer to 65-70 hours of flight time. Studying up and practicing at home are great ways to reduce flight hours needed, and save you money.
- Typically, if you fly more frequently, you will retain knowledge from each flight better, and will spend less money overall during training. We recommend flying three days per week for best knowledge retention.