Flight Training for CPL - Commercial Pilot License


The Commercial Pilot Certificate is a qualification that permits the holder to act as the pilot of an aircraft for remuneration.

Course entry requirements:

  • Minimum age of 18 years
  • First class medical certificate
  • At least PPL(A) / PPL(H) (Private Pilot License) holder with 150 hours total flight time out of which 50 as Pilot in Command.
  • Sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics
  • English language skills - ATO oral and written test


  • Exercise all the privileges of the holder of a PPL(A) / PPL(H);
  • Act as co-pilot (First Officer) in commercial air transportation
  • Act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of any airplane (CPL(A) / helicopter (CPL(H)) engaged in operations other than commercial air transportation.
  • Act as pilot-in-command in commercial air transportation of any single-pilot airplane / helicopter

Ground training:

The trainee will cover during the ground training the following courses:

  • Air law and ATC procedures
  • Airframes & systems, electrics, power plant, emergency equipment
  • Instrumentation
  • Mass and balance
  • Performance
  • Flight planning & monitoring
  • Human performance & limitations
  • Meteorology
  • General navigation
  • Radio navigation
  • Operational procedures
  • Principles of flight
  • Communications

Flight training:

At the end of the training, the trainee must have a minimum of 200 total flight hours (including PPL(A)/(H) time):

  • 100 hours as pilot-in-command
  • 20 hours of VFR cross-country flight time as pilot-in-command, including a cross-country flight totaling at least 540 km (300 NM) in the course of which full-stop landings at two aerodromes different from the aerodromes of departure must be made
  • 10 hours of instrument training
  • 5 hours of night flying including one cross-country flight and 5 solo take-offs and 5 landings
  • 5 hours on a complex airplane

Examination – Theoretical

An applicant must demonstrate a level of knowledge appropriate to the privileges of the holder of a CPL(A)/(H) in accordance with the requirements in Part – FCL 

Examination – Practical

The practical skill exam in the airplane with the examiner can be taken after successful completion of the written tests.

The applicant must demonstrate the ability to:

  • Operate the airplane within its limitations
  • Complete all maneuvers as smooth and as accurate as requested by EASA
  • Exercise good judgment and airmanship
  • Apply aeronautical knowledge
  • Maintain control of the airplane at all times.

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India: (+91) 956 057 0493


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Fee for pilots with IR(A)

CPL(A) for pilots with IR(A):

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DescriptionAmountUnit price EURTotal EUR
Aircraft Cessna 152101161 156
Aircraft Piper Arrow52201 100
Flight Instructor1540600
Total EUR2 856

Fee for pilots without IR(A)

CPL(A) for pilots without IR(A):

Change currency

DescriptionAmountUnit price EURTotal EUR
Aircraft Cessna 152101161 156
Aircraft Cessna 172 P101321 316
Aircraft Piper Arrow52201 100
Flight Instructor25401 000
Total EUR4 572

The prices are without VAT (+ 21 %).

Training fees are covering the following items and services:

  • Instructor time for practical training only
  • Aircraft rental with fuel 

*All training fees are bound to the actual exchange rates of the local currency of the Flying Academy base where the training or a part of the training is provided. 

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