Courses

Private Pilot | Commercial/Instrument | Multi Engine | CFI/CFII/ATP

 


Private Pilot

At Alpha Tango, you will be using the Jeppesen Private Pilot Training Program. Jeppesen is used all over the world. More people are learning to fly the Jeppesen way in our Cessna aircraft, and in fewer hours. Enrollment with Alpha Tango means that you can earn your Private Pilot's Certificate in a minimum of 35 hours.

Private Pilot Course

 

U.S. License

20.0 Hours Dual C-152
(minimum dual required = 20 hr.)
  $3000.00
20.0 Hours Solo C-152   2000.00
20 Hours Ground School   1000.00
Books and all supplies for PPL   600.00
Medical   150.00
Airport Badge   100.00
Computer exam   150.00
Flight exam   560.00
Aircraft Insurance   350.00
   
    Total: $7910.00 (min cost - 40 hrs)
*Prices subject to change without notice
  Average cost (65 hrs) ~ $11,500-13,500

Average duration 2 to 4 months with daily schedule, once a week will take around 1 year.

 


Commercial/Instrument

At Alpha Tango Flying Services we offer the best flight instruction available at the most affordable prices. We are here to serve you, the pilot, and help you achieve your goals in the minimum time possible.

For those of you interested in our Commercial/Instrument Course, we use Cessna 152, 172 and T172RG aircraft. Your flight training is conducted in the San Antonio Class C airspace which provides for the best training experience available in the most exciting flying environment.

To enroll, simply purchase the Jeppesen Commercial/Instrument Pilot Kit which includes all materials required to complete your training.

We look forward to helping you achieve your goals, so get started now and begin your career in the wonderful world of aviation.

The cost is based upon the minimum number of hours required. You must have a Private Pilot's License to enroll.

Commercial/Instrument Course (minimum hours required):

40.0   Hours Dual Instrument   C-172   190.00/hour   7,600.00
10.0   Hours Dual Complex   C-172RG   200.00/hour   2,000.00
160.0   Solo Flight   C-152   100.00/hour   16,000.00
30.0   Ground Instruction       50.00/hour   1,500.00
    Aircraft Insurance           350.00
    Commercial/Instrument Books           350.00
    Exams           1,720.00
    Airport Commission           275.00
    State Sales Tax           21.95
               
   
Prices subject to change without notice
      Total:   $29,466.95

 

Instrument Only Course (minimum hours required):

40.0   Hours Dual Instrument   C-172   190.00/hour   7,600.00
20.0   Hours Ground Instruction       50.00/hour   1000.00
    Books & supplies           300.00
    Tax                                 24.75
    Computer exam           165.00
    Flight Exam           690.00
    Aircraft Insurance           350.00
               
   
Prices subject to change without notice
      Total:   $10,129.75
(Min cost 40 hrs.)
Average cost (50 Hr.) $12,079.75

 

CPL-ME only (If all CPL aeronautical experience requirements-completed)
Average duration 1.5 to 2 months

15.0 Hours   Dual C-310   $5,250.00
10.0 Hours   Ground school   500.00
    Flight exam   1150.00
       
    Total:   $6,900.00
Prices subject to change without notice

 

CPL (ASEL)
Average duration 2 to 3 months

10.0 Hours   CT-172R Dual   $2,000.00
160.0 Hours   C-152 Solo   16,000.00
10.0 Hours   Ground School   500.00
    Written Exam   150.00
    Flight Exam   700.00
    Books   350.00
    Tax      28.86
    Airplane Insurance   350.00
       
    Total (minimum cost):   $20,078.86
Prices subject to change without notice


MINIMUM Cost for Single Engine CPL: $37,040.00 | AVERAGE Cost: $43,530.00
MINIMUM Cost Single & Multi Engine CPL: $43,940.00 | AVERAGE Cost: $50,430.00

Payment method = Foreign student must make a deposit in advance and keep positive balance of $1000 in their flying account then monthly installments. Student’s training will stop if their account goes below $1000. Local student may pay as they go.

 


Multi-Engine

By using our Cessna 310 Multi-Engine Aircraft, you will learn to fly a "True" Multi-Engine Aircraft and experience the excitement of twin-engine flying.

We are here to help you achieve your goals, so get started accumulating those much-needed Multi-Engine hours today!

Multi-Engine VFR & IFR

20.0 Hours   Dual Multi-Engine VFR   $7,000.00
5.0 Hours   Dual Multi-Engine IFR   1,575.00
    Multi-Engine Kit/Books   100.00
    Airport Commission   89.50
    State Sales Tax   9.00
    Exam   1000.00
       
    Total:   $9,948.50
Prices subject to change without notice

 

CPL-ME only (If all CPL aeronautical experience requirements-completed)
Average duration 1.5 to 2 months

15.0 Hours   Dual C-310   $5,250.00
10.0 Hours   Ground school   500.00
    Flight exam   1150.00
       
    Total:   $6,900.00
Prices subject to change without notice

 


CFI/CFII/ATP

We also offer courses of instruction leading to the following FAA Ratings: CFI, CFII and ATP.

All prices subject to change without notice.

CFI (Certified Flight Instructor)

15.0 Hours Dual   C-172RG   $5,000.00
30.0 Hours   Ground Instruction   1,500.00
    Books   100.00
    Airport Commission   36.75
    State Sales Tax   9.00
    Aircraft Insurance          350.00
       
    Total:   $6,995.75
Prices subject to change without notice

 

CFII (Certified Flight Instructor Instrument)

10.0 Hours Dual   C-172   $1,950.00
10.0 Hours   Ground Instruction   500.00
    Airport Commission   24.50
    Aircraft Insurance   350.00
       
    Total:   $2,824.50
Prices subject to change without notice

 

ATP (Airline Transport Pilot) MEL (Multi-Engine Land)

5.0 Hours Dual   C-310   $1,750.00
5.0 Hours   Ground Instruction   250.00
    Books   50.00
    Airport Commission   17.25
    State Sales Tax   4.25
    Aircraft Insurance   350.00
       
    Total:   $2,417.25
Prices subject to change without notice