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Instrument Proficiency Check

Please read this article from the FAA to set your expectations about the Instrument Proficiency Check: http://www.faa.gov/pilots/training/media/IPC_guidance.pdf

 

Requirements

61.57 Recent flight experience: Pilot in command.
c) Instrument experience.Except as provided in paragraph (e) of this section, no person may act as pilot in command under IFR or in weather conditions less than the minimums prescribed for VFR, unless within the preceding 6 calendar months, that person has:
  1. For the purpose of obtaining instrument experience in an aircraft (other than a glider), performed and logged under actual or simulated instrument conditions, either in flight in the appropriate category of aircraft for the instrument privileges sought or in a flight simulator or flight training device that is representative of the aircraft category for the instrument privileges sought --
    1. At least six instrument approaches;
    2. Holding procedures; and
    3. Intercepting and tracking courses through the use of navigation systems.

(d) Instrument proficiency check. Except as provided in paragraph (e) of this section, a person who does not meet the instrument experience requirements of paragraph (c) of this section within the prescribed time, or within 6 calendar months after the prescribed time, may not serve as pilot in command under IFR or in weather conditions less than the minimums prescribed for VFR until that person passes an instrument proficiency check consisting of a representative number of tasks required by the instrument rating practical test.

  1. The instrument proficiency check must be --
    1. In an aircraft that is appropriate to the aircraft category;
    2. For other than a glider, in a flight simulator or flight training device that is representative of the aircraft category; or
    3. For a glider, in a single-engine airplane or a glider.
  2. The instrument proficiency check must be given by --
    1. An examiner;
    2. A person authorized by the U.S. Armed Forces to conduct instrument flight tests, provided the person being tested is a member of the U.S. Armed Forces;
    3. A company check pilot who is authorized to conduct instrument flight tests under part 121, 125, or 135 of this chapter, and provided that both the check pilot and the pilot being tested are employees of that operator;
    4. An authorized instructor; or
    5. A person approved by the Administrator to conduct instrument practical tests.

Academy of Aviation, White Plains

 

New Diamond Twinstar DA42 multiengine flight training airplane, G1000

Specials

(only available at Farmingdale)

120 DAY FAA 141
PRIVATE, INSTRUMENT & COMMERCIAL
Starting at $42,999

3 DAY MULTI ENGINE RATINGS
PRIVATE, COMMERCIAL, MEI OR ATP
Starting at $4,722

 

Starting at...

Private Pilot License... $7,577
Instrument Rating... $7,691
Commercial Pilot License... $5,437
Multi Engine Rating... $1,562
Commercial Course G1000 $25,000
Commercial and CFIs $37,999
Airline Pilot Career Course $47,999
First Officer Course $75,000

RENTERS WELCOME

* Most prices quoted for our Farmingdale location. Please talk to a flight school representative for up to date pricing and personalized plans.

** The total price of a pilot license course does not have to be paid at one time. There are various payment options and block hour reservations.

*** Total cost varies based on the model of the flight training airplane.

 

International Students

Advance your career with the FAA pilot licenses and ratings. We offer affordable pilot career courses and diverse flight training conditions. You get great value for your money.

Your flying lessons and flight training in Long Island, New York - the heart of the world will be something you will always remember not only because of the flight experience you will gain with us but also because of the great life experience that only comes with living in NYC.

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Academy of Aviation, LLC.
7150 Republic Airport
Main Terminal Room 101
Farmingdale, Long Island, NY 11735

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