Want to Fly?
There are no educational qualifications required to obtain a pilot’s licence, although an understanding of basic maths and physics is helpful.
There is no minimum age to commence flight training but you must be 15 years of age prior to going solo, you must be at least 16 years to hold a Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL) and 17 years to hold a Private Pilot Licence (PPL)
WHERE DO I BEGIN?
A Trial Instructional Flight (TIF), which lasts approximately 30 minutes (At $135.00 Gift vouchers available). This is the perfect opportunity to give you a good understanding of what is involved in piloting an aircraft.
Your flight instructor will demonstrate some simple manoeuvres and allow you to take the controls under supervision.
Like most of us, if you catch the flying bug and decided to proceed with your flight training, the stages of flight training are:
If you wish to pursue a professional career in aviation you will progress through more advanced training to obtain a:
If you are interested in the challenges of flying at night we can provide the training for a Night VFR rating (NVFR). This comes highly recommended as you can experience the beauty and thrill of flying at night.
We offer tailored one-on-one classroom briefings to maximise your flying experience and to prepare you for upcoming exams and flight tests.
Your study resources along with other pilot supplies can be purchased at the flight school.
The GAS Flight School caters for everyone from beginners to Commercial Pilots. All our instructors are Commercial Charter Pilots who teach from experience in the following aircraft:
1 x Cessna 172:
3 passenger seat single engine aircraft
Trial Instructional Flight
Gift Vouchers Available
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GAS Esperance Flight School
is located at:
Myrup Airfield, accessed from Merivale Road, Esperance 6450