FAA INSTRUMENT RATING Accelerated 10 day Program or Standard 40 hour Course ONLY $6,000
At Niedra Aviation our goal is to provide you with the best pilot training experience, while helping you to stay on budget.
FAA Instrument Rating requirements are specified in Federal Regulations and Instrument Rating Practical Test Standards.
Part of these requirements are 40 hours instrument/simulated instrument training. As private pilot you already have at least 3 hours of instrument training.
CFR 14 Part 61 specifies that 20 of required 40 hours can be flown in FAA approved simulator that qualifies as Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD).
Benefits of our AATD simulator:
Enhanced Operation Safety. System failures can be simulated on ground.
Reduced Cost. 20 hours in FAA approved simulator will save you $1,300
Flight Training efficiency. AATD training environment allows 5-6 different practice approaches each training hour vs. 2-3 approaches in an aircraft. In an actual flight environment approach variety usually is limited by the weather conditions and traffic flow.
Simulator have a PAUSE button to analyze errors and enhance training, while the actual aircraft doesn't have this luxury.
Precisions Flight Controls CAT IV MFD (Modular Flight Deck) with Garmin GNS430 simulator enables us to provide a true "hands on" training experience. FAA Approved for following tasks:
Logged Flight Experience - 61.51(b)(3)
Instrument Experience - 61.57(c)(1)
Instrument Proficiency Check - 61.57(d)(1)(ii)
Instrument Rating: Practical Test - 61.65(a)(8)
Instrument Rating: Maximum 20 Hours - 61.65(e)(2)
Private Pilot Certificate: Maximum 2.5 Hours - 61.109(i)(1)
Commercial Certificate: Maximum 50 Hours - 61.129(i)(1)
Airline Transport Pilot Certificate: Maximum 25 Hours - 61.159(a)(3)(i)
Approved for use as to the extent as allowed within FAA-approved special training curricula
$6,000 Instrument Rating package includes:
17 hours dual instruction in Piper PA-28 (160hp) - $2,125 Value
20 hours dual instruction in FAA approved CAT IV MFD (Modular Flight Deck) with Garmin GNS430 simulator - $1,200
50 Hours - Dual Flight, Ground, Instruction - $3,250 Value
Niedra Aviation Instrument Flight Instructors minimum qualifications are Airline Transport Pilot/CFI/CFII and a minimum of 1,500 hours dual given and a minimum of the 3 years of active instructional experience
Total Value of Package before promotional discount is $6,575 ($575 savings)
* Prices are based on the realistic minimum of hour requirements to complete the training. In past we have many goal orientated students that has been able to complete their training within these minimums. It is not guaranteed you will complete your training in the minimum hours. Should you exceed any flight/ground hours, you will be responsible for the additional costs. We can guarantee that, within 12 calendar months, since start of your training, your addition cost will stay fixed for Piper PA-28 at $125 per hour and for flight-ground instruction at $65 per hour.