Private Pilot

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Private Pilot

A Private Pilot's Certificate allows you to be pilot-in-command of an airplane.  Through our Part 61 or 141 program we will teach you the skills you need to achieve your first solo flight and through to your cross-country flights. Upon completing this program you will be capable of piloting a single-engine land aircraft and enjoy flying around friends and family.   



- Be at least 17 years of age

- Be able to read, speak, and understand the English language

- Obtain at least a current third-class medical certificate

- Receive a minimum of 40 hours of flight time including training and solo flight

- Pass a knowledge test as well as the practical test

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Our main office is located at

Barnes Municipal Airport

111 Airport Road

Westfield, Ma 01085

Phone: 413 568 5800

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Our satellite office is located at 

Dutchess County Airport 

263 New Hackensack Road 

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Phone: 845-345-4547


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