Flight Fees

Expected Flight Fees

(effective July 1, 2014)

Per Certificate/Rating

Private Pilot Certificate*

55 flight & 20 ground hours

$12,500

Instrument Rating*

40 flight & 20 ground hours

$9,700

Commercial Certificate*

110 flight & 20 ground hours

$23,100

Multi-Engine Rating*

6 flight & 6 ground hours

$2,800

Instructor Certificate*

20 flight & 30 ground hours

$5,000

Instrument Instructor Rating*

8 flight & 8 ground hours

$2,500

*Includes cost of testing (check ride). Does not include ground schools.

Flight fees are based on the following aircraft/simulator rates

SOLO

DUAL

SOLO/ NON-REG

DUAL/ NON-REG

Cessna 152

$103/ hour

$153/ hour

$118/ hour

$168/ hour

Piper Arrow (Complex)

$145/ hour

$195/ hour

$160/ hour

$210/ hour

Cessna 172 SP*

$164/ hour

$214/ hour

$179/ hour

$229/ hour

Super Cub (Seaplane)

 

$196/ hour

 

$211/ hour

Piper Aztec (Multi-Engine)

$265/ hour

$325/ hour

$280/ hour

$340/ hour

Piper Aztec Turbo

$336/ hour

$396/ hour

$351/ hour

$411/ hour

Decathlon (Tailwheel)

$145/ hour

$195/ hour

$160/ hour

$210/ hour

Robinson R44 (Helicopter)

$473/ hour

$538/ hour

$488/ hour

$553/ hour

Frasca 172* (C172 Sim)

 

$140/ hour

 

$155/ hour

Helicopter Simulator

$138/ hour

$153/ hour

Introductory Flight Lesson: $85/C172 SP

Instructor rate is $50 per single-engine flight/ground hour, $60 per multi-engine flight/ground hour, and $65 per helicopter flight/ground hour. These rates apply for both registered and non-registered students. Registered students are students who have been admitted to NMC and are registered for and paying tuition for a flight class. Fuel costs are included in the posted rates. Only if necessary will an additional fuel surcharge based on the rise of fuel prices be applied.

*Glass Cockpit

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