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Aviation Flight Fees

Flight Fees 2018 - 2019

Flight fees are based on estimated usage of instructor time and planes and are listed below.  Specifically, flight fees cover aircraft rental and flight instructor compensation for the minimum flight hours required for each flight lab and the FAA written exam. These fees DO NOT cover the cost of extra time (ET) flights necessary to progress to the next level of airmanship, mandatory flight insurance fees or the end-of-course (EOC) check-ride fees by an FAA Designated Pilt Examiner (DPE). At course end, final charges are adjusted to actual usage and may result in refunds or additional charges.

Private Pilot

AVN 161/192 - Private Pilot-SEL Ground $   375
AVN 161A/192A - Private Pilot-SEL Flight I $ 3,405
AVN 162A/193A - Private Pilot-SEL Flight II $ 4,163
Total Private Pilot $ 7,943

Instrument Rating

AVN 220 - Instrument Pilot SEL Ground $     800
AVN 221A - Instrument Pilot SEL Flight I $  2,655
AVN 222A - Instrument Pilot SEL Flight II $  4,545
Total Instrument Rating $ 8,000


AVN 300 - Commercial Pilot-Ground $    375
AVN 301A - Commercial Pilot-SEL Flight I $  4,845
AVN 302A - Commercial Pilot-SEL Flight II $  3,755
AVN 303A - Commercial Pilot-SEL Flight III $  4,370
AVN 304A - Commercial Pilot-SEL Flight IV $  6,135
Total Commercial $19,480


AVN 305 - Multi-Engine Ground $   660
AVN 305A - Multi-Engine Flight $ 8,665
Total Multi-Engine $ 9,325

Degree Requirements***



Certified Flight Instructor

AVN 415 - CFI Ground $   300
AVN 415A - Commercial CFI SEL $ 3,375
AVN 421 - CFII/MEI Ground $   150
AVN 421A - CFII SEL $ 2,750
AVN 423A - MEL $ 4,500
Requirements for being released to fly at the Central Kentucky Regional Airport include:
  1. Register for course
  2. Payment of course fees
  3. Proof of medical certificate
  4. Proof of flight insurance
  5. Original U.S. birth certificate or TSA approval
  6. Passing result on drug test


  • The above course fees are in addition to regular tuition, housing, books, meals, etc.
  • Program Total does not include: $260.00 insurance fee per flight course (course ending in A), personal flight insurance, flight physical for Medical Certificate, navigation publications or the end of course check ride by a FAA Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE) which currently range between $400-$550.
  • For help in locating an approved flight-physical physician, visit Useful Links and click on “FAA Medical Examiner Locator”
  • Fees are an estimate. Some students will require more flight time while others will take less.

See the downloadable PDF flyer below...

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