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Introductory Flight Lesson

Take advantage of an introductory flight lesson, starting as low as $129. Discover the beautiful Hudson Valley, while having the opportunity to take control of the aircraft under the supervision of a Certified Flight Instructor.

Private Pilot Course:

Cost Breakdown:

  Training Kit (including headset: a $189.00 value + sales tax) $525.43 
  35 hours C-152 Aircraft @ $ 98.00/hour* $3,430.00 
  20 hours Dual Instruction @ $55.00/hour $1,100.00 
  10 hours Ground Instruction @ $55.00/hour $550.00 
  6 hours of Pre & Post Instruction @ 55.00/hour $330.00 
Total        $5,935.43 
Based on the minimum number of 35 hours required for Part 141.
The national average for completion with a school such as ours is approximately 60 hours. Richmor’s average is 50 hours. (Learning aptitude and how frequently you fly will affect your total hours). A student should fly at least one hour per week to ensure good learning continuity and to stay within the 50 hour goal. Flight training is provided on a pay as you go basis unless prior credit arrangements have been made.
Without 24 hour advance notice, additional fees of 1 hour aircraft time and 1 hour CFI time, may apply.
Aircraft Type Regular Rate Dual Rate
Cessna 152 $98.00 $153.00
Cessna 172 $132.00 $187.00