Our FAA-approved Part 141 Private Pilot course allows us to reduce the minimum total hours to 35 for qualified candidates.
*Pricing for the Private Pilot Course
|Training Items||Approximate Costs|
|R22 Dual Instruction: 25 Hours (Minimum) @ $260/hr||$6,500|
|R22 Solo Flight: 10 Hours @ $215/hr||$2,150|
|Ground Instruction: 35 hours @ $45/hr||$1,575|
|FAA Practical Flight Test||$450|
|Text Books, Knowledge Test, FAA Medical Exam||$400|
|Minimum Cost for Private Helicopter Rating (35 hrs - Part 141)||$11,075|
|Average Cost for Private Helicopter Rating (55 hrs)||$16,275|
Prepaid Private Pilot Special: $12,500
Includes 50 hours in the helicopter and up to 40 hours ground, plus all the required texts, one test fee and one exam fee. Everything in one fee (pre-paid in full only) with a great savings. This is for initial private helicopter pilots only. Email for more information
*Note: All prices are subject to change without notice.
Additional savings are available by purchasing block time.
American Helicopters, Inc.
10503 Wakeman Drive
Manassas Regional Airport
Manassas, VA 20110