INSTRUMENT RATING

Instrument Rating - Helicopter 

The Instrument Rating is designed to meet the challenges of flying in inclement weather.  It is required by the FAA for flying under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR).  Generally this is the next step for individuals looking to pursue advanced training after obtaining a Private Pilot Certificate.  In today's job market, most employers require this rating. Our aircraft are equipped with GPS equipment approved for IFR operations, so students will be able to practice utilizing state-of-the-art navigation and procedures.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Hold at least an FAA Private Pilot Certificate w/ appropriate category and class

  • Be able to read, speak, write, and understand the English language

  • Pass an FAA Knowledge Test (Written)

  • Pass an FAA Practical Test (Oral and Flight)

 

Aeronautical Experience

  • FAA required 40 hours instrument time (simulated and/or actual)

  • Must Include:

    • Minimum 15 hours dual

      • 1 IFR cross-country at least 100NM with three approaches

      • 3 hours checkride prep

    • Minimum 50 hours cross-country PIC time (10 hours helicopters)

 

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