Private Pilot License (PPL) – Pilot Training
|Eligibility||10th/GCE ‘O’ Level(or equivalent)|
|Medical||DGCA Class II|
(Note: The student should be proficient in English)
|Total Flying||50Hrs (approx)|
|Solo Flying||20Hrs minimum|
Trainee student pilots pursuing Private Pilot License (PPL) will be preparing for DGCA Examinations in the following subjects in addition to the prescribed PPL syllabus.
Aerodrome search and rescue, rules & regulations, customs and health and knowledge of communication and navigational facilities.
Theoretical and practical navigation.
Basic knowledge of aviation, weather codes and plotting, elementary synoptic meteorology including simple interpretation of weather charts and meteorological procedures relating to aviation
Technical General (Aircraft and Engines)
General principles and elementary knowledge of design, construction, maintenance and operation of aircraft, engine and instruments, ancillary systems, emergency systems, installations and equipment, basic knowledge of fuel and lubricants, loading of aircraft, weight distribution and its effect on flight characteristics.
Specific Paper (Cessna-172)
Limitations, Aircraft Engines, Systems Weight & Balance Performance.