There are many possibilities available to a commercial pilot. Some of these include, senic flights, ferry flights, crop dusting, banner towing, fire fighting, aerial photography, and student instruction when accompanied by a flight instructor certificate. If desired, a person may continue to gain flight experience and obtain a position with one of the various airlines or cargo carriers. Once a commercial certificate is obtained, the sky is the limit!
Total minimum training costs from zero time through commercial (total 250 hrs flight time):
|Private Pilot Certification||$5971.95|
|50 hours additional flight training||$6500.00|
|*20 hours complex training||$3500.00|
|105 hours solo flight||$8400.00|
|Commercial pilot kit||$125.00|
* The hours of complex are completed in a Piper Arrow II PA28R-200.
(Actual cost may vary based on individual need)