How old do you have to be to take flying lessons?

Answer People of any age can take flying lessons, but you must be 16 years old to fly a plane solo, 14 to fly balloons or gliders alone and 17 to receive a pilot certificate.Source:Aircraft Owners and Pil... Read More »

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Costs for Flying Lessons?

Learning how to fly is one the most rewarding things you can do. Taking control of an aircraft, setting the trim and hitting the throttle sending you flying down the runway until you pull back on t... Read More »

What is the cost to take flying lessons?

As of 2011, flying lessons cost somewhere in the region of $150 an hour. If you want to earn a private pilot license, you will also need to pay for extras, such as the examiner's fee, a written exa... Read More »

How much do flying lessons cost?

According to, learning to fly costs anywhere from $5,255 to $8,855. The costs depend on the area, instructor rates and rental rates. Some schools and small airports might offer a fr... Read More »

Im flying alone in under a week to malta, and im petrified of flying! helppp!?

If you contact the airline before you fly, or even if you just speak to one of the stewards/ stewardess, and explain your fears, and that you are flying alone, you may find that they will arrange s... Read More »