Flight Fees

Expected Flight Fees

(effective July 6, 2015)

Per Certificate/Rating

Private Pilot Certificate*

55 flight & 20 ground hours

$12,940

Instrument Rating*

40 flight & 20 ground hours

$9,990

Commercial Certificate*

110 flight & 20 ground hours

$23,250

Multi-Engine Add-on Rating*

6 flight & 6 ground hours

$2,900

Instructor Certificate*

20 flight & 30 ground hours

$5,500

Instrument Instructor Rating*

6 flight & 6 ground hours

$2,000

*Includes cost of testing (check ride). Does not include ground schools or tuition costs.  Individual costs will vary.

Flight fees are based on the following aircraft/simulator rates

SOLO

DUAL

SOLO/ NON-REG

DUAL/ NON-REG

Cessna 152

$107/ hour

$159/ hour

$122/ hour

$174/ hour

Piper Arrow (Complex)

$150/ hour

$202/ hour

$165/ hour

$217/ hour

Cessna 172 SP*

$168/ hour

$220/ hour

$183/ hour

$235/ hour

Super Cub (Seaplane)

 

$202/ hour

 

$217/ hour

Piper Aztec (Multi-Engine)

$269/ hour

$331/ hour

$284/ hour

$346/ hour

Piper Aztec Turbo

$338/ hour

$400/ hour

$353/ hour

$415/ hour

Decathlon (Tailwheel)

$148/ hour

$200/ hour

$163/ hour

$215/ hour

Robinson R44 (Helicopter)

$496/ hour

$561/ hour

$511/ hour

$576/ hour

Frasca 172* (C172 Sim)

 

$140/ hour

 

$155/ hour

Helicopter Simulator

$138/ hour

$153/ hour

Instructor rate is $52 per single-engine flight/ground hour, $62 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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