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Pilot Training in India

Pilot training in India is one of the best places to begin. It is undeniably true that India is an ideal destination for commercial pilot training. India gives a well-established educational system and a long history of illustrious aviators, with the correct information and assistance it can be a goldmine for prospective pilots.

There are many pilot training center available in India. Every training center has its specification. The Capt. Ahluwalia Aviation Academy in India is one of the best pilot training center, it gives a unique teacher-student relationship that is a part of our Indian culture and it is difficult to be found anywhere else in the world. As a result, students feel comfortable with teachers. They can easily ask about their doubts and complexities of this profession and discuss their concerns with expert educators.

Many students are homesick during their training. Hence, commercial pilot training from an Indian pilot training school would cover you for this. At the time of training, students can visit their homes and participate in festivals. We provide flying training in India, the USA, South Africa, New Zealand and Canada.

Education in India is cost-effective. The cost of training at India's flying schools is around 30-35 lacs. In India, pilots can train on a diverse range of airspaces, from uncontrolled airfields to busy commercial airports. This provides aspiring pilots with first-hand experience of sophisticated radiotelephony and instrument approach procedures at a low cost.

Students who attend DGCA-approved flight schools may be confident that they will observe Indian laws and regulations when flying in Indian airspace, providing them an edge over their rivals while also improving their flying abilities and confidence. You'll be able to fly on airlines in the future. Furthermore, when you train in India, you can avoid long lines for licence conversion, resulting in a lower overall cost for pilot training in India as well as a faster completion of your Commercial Pilot License.

Enlisted are the eligibility requirements to become a pilot after 12th in India:

  • Your age should not be less than 17 years to begin training

  • You must have scored 50% in 10+2 which may vary as per the Institute requirement

  • You must have studied  [Maths, Physics, and English]  in 12th Class

  • If you are a non-science student, you may pursue the required subjects through the National Institute of Open Schooling or as a private candidate from the respective state board

Pilot Training in India Consist of 3 Major Steps

1st Step

CPL Ground Classes

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The 1st step in Pilot Training in India is to clear DGCA Exams namely

  • Navigation

  • Meteorology

  • Regulation

  • Technical General

  • RTR (A)

We provide CPL Ground Classes for all the DGCA Exams.

Duration- 6 Months

All Books and Reading Material is provided by the Academy.

We also offer Merit based Scholarship Upto 50% on CPL Ground Classes.

2nd Step

Pilot Medical

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To Become a Pilot in India and to attain CPL- Commercial Pilot License

the student needs to clear the following Pilot Medical

  • Class 2 Medical- This is done by a DGCA Approved Class 2 Medical Doctor.

  • Class 1 Medical- This is done at DGCA Approved Medical Center like AFCME

  • This step should be started as soon as possible along with the 1st step.

  • We guide the student to how to Apply for the Pilot Medical.

3rd Step

Flying Training

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Student needs to complete 200 hours of Flying Training in order to get CPL.

200 hours include

- PIC Flying Breakup
- 100 hrs as PIC
- 50 hrs X-Cty flying (more than 100Nm Radius) As PIC
- 20 hrs Instrument Flying + 20 Hrs Simulator Training
- 5 hrs Night Flying as PIC
- Checks as prescribed by DGCA

Duration- 8 to 10 Months

Flying Training Cost- 30 lakh

(Multi Engine Rating + IR)

Complete guidance will be provided for choosing the Best Flying School for the Student.

Commercial Pilot Training Locations Available
South Africa
New Zealand

Courses Available During the Pilot Training

Private Pilot License (PPL) - For people who enjoy flying, this licence is ideal.

Commercial Pilot License (CPL) - Through this program, students learn theoretical and practical flight knowledge necessary to obtain appropriate pilot licenses and pursue a full-time career.

Instrument Rating (IR) - A student can obtain this qualification to be able to fly under IFR (Instrument Flight Rules) in addition to the CPL and PPL.

Instructor Rating - For students interested in becoming flight instructors, this course includes flight training and lectures and briefings on how to conduct them effectively.

On a twin-engine aircraft, CPL (ME / IR) - CPL + Multi-Engine Type rating + Instrument Rating (IR). The students will learn about the fundamentals of flying, technical briefings, and how to handle emergencies such as engine failures. This training is beneficial to Indian students.

Pilot Training in India

In India, At the age of 18, you can start your pilot training. In two years, you can complete your training and as a commercial qualified pilot, your starting salary would be around one lakh per month. You can become a Captain in four years and a monthly salary of around Rs. 5 lakh.

The minimum academic requirement for beginning your pilot training in India is a 12th-grade degree in Physics, Mathematics and English.

The Pilot Training in India is available to anyone over the age of 18. Even if you have an arts or commerce background, you can work as a pilot in India. Then, you can pass the NIOS Math and Physics exam required for pilot training in India.

Cost of Pilot Training in India

In India, the cost of a commercial Pilot licence with a multi-engine instrument rating is around 30-40 lacs. We at Capt. Ahluwalia Aviation Academy guide you through the complete process.

It is widely known that pilot training is costly. Because of this, we believe that everything should be very clear from the beginning. Pilot training in India is not only affordable but also quality, with a course duration of 8 to 10 months and a cost of around 30-35 lacs.

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