Private Pilot License

Private Pilot License


This course takes four to six months, and involves:

  • 45 flying hours and revision
  • General flight test
  • Ground school instruction course
  • Morse code tutorial

Students will be assessed by a KCAA GFT examiner.

Fee Structure

Phase 1: PPL (Approx. 4 – 6 Months) Minimum Charges

Item Cost (USD)
Flying hours and Revision: 50 hours @ USD 210 (w.e.f 1st March 2022) 10500.00
Ground School Tuition PPL Course (w.e.f 1st Jan 2022) 1200.00
Stationery/ Equipment/ Uniform 1020.00
First Aid Course by St. John Ambulance 95.00
*Return Ticket to Malindi/Ukunda (Approx.) 200.00
Air Navigation Service charges 150.00
TOTAL 13165.00
KCAA PPL GFT booking 20.00
KCAA PPL Ground Exams/RT/Eng. Prof. 170.00
KCAA PPL License Application 35.00
TOTAL 225.00
Approximate Minimum Grand Total 13390.00
PPL KCAA Examiner Fees (Paid direct to the Examiner) = USD 200