If you are learning to fly because you want to work as a pilot, this is a significant step for your professional preparation. The Front Range Flight School and Aero Club can help you meet minimum standards for commercial work including flight instruction, banner towing, commercial airline pilot and a number of other possibilities.

Training & Certification Requirements:

  • Complete 250 hours of flight time including at least 100 hours of pilot-in-command flight time and 50 hours in cross-country flight time
  • Complete 20 hours of training on the areas of operation consisting of at least 10 hours of instrument training
  • Complete10 hours of training in an airplane that has a retractable landing gear and a controllable pitch propeller
  • Complete a 2-hour cross country flight in daytime conditions of 100 miles
  • Complete a 2-hour cross country flight in nighttime conditions of 100 miles
  • Compete 3 hours instruction in flight with an instructor in preparation for the practical test
  • Complete cross-country flight of not less than 300 nautical miles with landings at a minimum of three points
  • Complete 5 hours flying in night VFR conditions with 10 takeoffs and 10 landings
  • Pass Checkride with FAA Inspector

Introductory Flight

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🛩Have you always wanted to learn how to fly? Do you look up into the sky and wish you were in the pilot's seat? Flying is a fun and exciting hobby or career, but before you jump into a plane, you need to hit the books and learn the fundamentals so you develop your knowledge of aircraft operations and safety that you will later apply both on the ground and in the air.Join us for a 7 week (2 days per week) Private Pilot Ground School course and we will teach you all of the information you need to know in order to pass the FAA Private Pilot written exams. This structured course packs in a lot of great (and required) information. Topics will include Aerodynamics, Aircraft Systems, the Airport and Flight Environments, Weather, Performance, Navigation, and Flight Planning, all taught by experienced FRFS instructor/trainer Brent Delehoy.Classes will be held each Monday and Wednesday evening from 6:00PM to 9:00PM Mountain Time, starting Monday, January 30th, 2023. Students should expect to spend additional time studying outside of class (typically 2-4 hours per week). The course fee is $500.00 USD. Additional required materials can be purchased through the Flight School for a discounted bundle price of $250.00 and includes ASA Private Pilot materials (Syllabus, Flight School, Ground School, Test Prep, Flight Maneuvers), Plotter, E6B, Denver Sectional, FAR/AIM, and the Private Pilot Oral Exam Guide. Fees are due by Jan 27th, 2023. RSVP by calling us at (720) 646-2350 or emailing info@frontrangeflightschool.com We are excited to be your partner in training and hope to see you in class! The Training Team at Front Range Flight School ... See MoreSee Less
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Front Range Flight School
at Colorado Air and Space Port (KCFO)
37501 Cessna Way
Watkins, CO. 80137
Phone: (720) 646-2350

Mon-Sun 7am-5pm MT

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