Air-O-Drome Aviation

Located in the heart of the Treasure Valley!

Instrument Rating

An instrument rating allows a pilot to navigate through clouds and low visibility conditions to a desired destination.  Obtaining an instrument rating makes any pilot a safer and better pilot regardless of weather conditions.  The following is a breakdown of approximate minimum costs for obtaining the instrument rating:

40 hours of Instrument training   $7600.00
 Instrument pilot kit  $187.00
 Instrument ground school (optional)  $500.00
 FAA written test  $175.00
 Practical test    $700.00

                                                            Total            $9162.00

                          (Actual cost may vary based on individual need)