Professional Flight Training, Aircraft Rental, & Aircraft Management
Private Pilot Program
To obtain the private pilot certificate, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires the following:
- be a citizen of the United States (or obtain prior approval from the Transportation Security Administration) - obtain a Class III medical (from an FAA Medical examiner) - be proficient with English language (speak, read, write) - applicant must be at least 17 years old (16 years old to solo the aircraft) - obtain a minimum of 35 hours of flight training (including solo time) in our Part 141 program - pass the FAA private pilot written examination - pass a practical flight test with an FAA designated examiner
Atlantic Airways will help you every step of the way. It's our goal to make you successful!!
Below are useful web sites to explore as you seek additional information on learning to fly: