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Learn to Fly

Fly for fun or travel in style

Marana Flight School can help you reach your dream of flight.


Private Pilot Certificate

To be eligible for your certificate you must:

  • Be at least 17 years of age
  • Be able to read, speak, write, and understand the English language
  • Pass a FAA medical exam
  • Be proficient in flight experience (your instructor will provide training and guidance)
  • Pass an aeronautical  knowledge test
  • Pass a practical test (a one-on-one oral exam and flight test with an examiner)

Minimum flight training requirements

40 hours total flight experience, of which:

  • 20 hours with your instructor
  • 10 hours Solo
  • 10 hours Practice with or without your instructor

Note: The national average is approximately 65 hours to complete the necessary training to provide proficiency in skills to prepare properly for the practical test.

Additional items:

  • Ground instruction
  • Books, plotters, charts, and log book
  • Aviation headsets
  • Ground Study Private Pilot Training Kit from Cessna ($350)




Marana Flight School - Marana Regional Airport - Marana, AZ
(520) 429-1232