Our Brian Ranch instructors have been training pilots for more than 20 years.
The FAA requires a minimum of 20 hours training, which includes:
- 15 hours flight time
- 5 hours solo
- 2 hours cross-country
- 10 takeoffs and landings
- 1 solo cross-country of at least 75 nautical miles total distance, including 2 takeoffs and landings at an airport with at least 25 miles distance between the takeoff and landing locations
- 3 hours flight training for the practical test
FAA requirements periodically change. Please verify all flight training requirements via FAA.gov.