When you solo with GPE, you can share this memorable event with your friends and relatives with a free in cockpit video of your flight.

Services

We can help you obtain the following pilot training courses:

  • Light Sport Pilot
  • Recreational Pilot
  • Private Pilot
  • Commercial Pilot
  • Instrument Rating
  • Rusty Pilot Course
  • Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) initial aeronautical knowledge Training.

We can do your Biennial Flight Review or an Instrument Proficiency Check. 

Costs

Introductory Flight only $60 gives you a taste of what it would be like to learn to fly

Light Sport Certificate requires a minimum of 20 hours of flight time. Does not require an FAA Medical Certificate.

Recreational Pilot Certificate requires a minimum of 30 hours of flight time.

Private Pilot Certificate requires a minimum of 40 hours of flight time.

Instrument Rating requires a minimum of 40 hours of flight time.

Commercial Pilot Certificate please call for more information

Rusty Pilot Course: Not flown an airplane in a while is no problem.  The Rusty Pilot Training consists of:

  • Taking three internet courses on the faasafety.gov web sit. 

    • Each course takes about one hour.  

    • You can do them at home, at your convenience.

    • You will learn a lot and have fun doing it. 

    • These courses are free. 

  • Three hours of one-on-one ground training. 

  • A minimum of three hour flight time.  

  • This will also serve as a biennial flight review (BFR).  And qualify you for a FAA Pilot Wings.

Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS): Commercial Operators of UAS are required to Pass The Remote Pilot Test given at an FAA-approved knowledge testing center.  We will help you prepare for the FAA Knowledge Test and receive your Remote Pilot Certificate.  This 12 hour course is only $360.  Please call to obtain more information. 

Aerial Photography with our Unmanned Aircraft: We offer the latest in camera technology.  Our camera capture high resolution images of incredibly high quality. Our camera system was designed to keep pace with the rigors of high-end professional aerial imaging.  Call for pricing.

Airplane Rental Fees

Aerotrek A240 Light Sport = $100.00 an hour

Cessna 172 Rental = $120.00 an hour (Instrument airplane)

Cessna 172RG Cutlass Rental = $160.00 an hour (Instrument airplane)

Full Motion Flight Simulator = $100 an hour (price includes sim instructor)

Flight Instructor Fees

Sport and Private Pilot Flight Instructor our airplane = $25.00 an hour

Sport and Private Pilot Flight Instructor your airplane = $35.00 an hour

Commercial and Instrument Pilot Flight Instructor our airplane= $35.00 per hour

Commercial and Instrument Pilot Flight Instruction your airplane = $45.00 per hour