A commercial pilot certificate allows you to fly an aircraft for hire to include carrying cargo or passengers. This certificate is required if you intend to turn aviation into a career.
- 250 hours
- 50 hours of cross country
- 100 pilot in command
- 10 hours of complex or technologically advanced aircraft training
- 50 hours in airplanes
- Allows one to fly for compensation or hire. This also opens opportunities for co-pilot seats on a professional level.
- Private pilot certificate