INSTRUMENT RATING – IR(A)
FLIGHT SCHOOL BLUE SKY AVIATION
In accordance with EASA standards: PART-FCL
The Instrument Rating IR (A) qualification allows the pilot to conduct flights under meteorological conditions where the visibility is so low that it is necessary to operate instrument flights at any stage of the flight.
This qualification is part of the training for an airline transport pilot, but it can also be used by private pilots if they want to fly under meteorological conditions without ground visibility.
- A minimum of 18 years of age
- Private pilot license for an airplane – PPL(A)/CPL(A)
- A Class 1 or Class 2 medical certificate with an appendix for instrument flying more about Medical certificate here
- At least 50 hours as pilot in command of the airplane
- CAA theoretical examinations certificate
- ICAO Aviation English Level 4 examination certificate
Total hours of flight training: 50 hours
- of which flight simulation FNPT II: 30 hours
- our school has its own FNPT II simulator
Credits for previous experience: Holders of CPL(A) certificate can have the total IR(A) flight training extent reduced by 10 hours. Holders of the EIR(A) qualification for up to 15 hours.
Theoretical knowledge lessons:
Total hours of theoretical instruction: 150 hours
CAA exams on the subjects: Air law, General aircraft knowledge – Instrumentation, Flight planning and monitoring, Human performance, Meteorology, Radio navigation, IFR Communication.
We recommend that those interested in a career as an airline transport pilot complete the ATPL (A) Theory Course in order to obtain the required theoretical instruction.
Length of training:
- intensive training: 3 months
- training during employment: 4 – 6 months
Price of the training:
SIMULATOR FNPT II
COURSES, EXAMS AND RATINGS
Why choose BLUE SKY AVIATION?
MODERN AIRCRAFT FLEET
APPROVED CESSNA PILOT CENTRUM
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