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Private Pilot License (PPL)
Course in India


A Private Pilot License (PPL) is a license that permits a pilot to handle & command an aircraft privately. A PPL holder is not paid. The PPL provides foundational knowledge and skills for all future aircraft pilot training. As a Private Pilot, you can fly an airplane day and night in visual flight conditions.To obtain a PPL International Civil Aviation Authority (ICAO), determines the requirements, the regulatory body for obtaining a PPL differs from country to country. Private pilot courses are offered in various aviation institutes/schools in India and the tenure is shorter than the Commercial Pilot course (CPL). The Private Pilot course covers  elaborated ideas like Fundamentals of flight, Check ride Preparation , Traffic patterns , Discovering aviation,  Emergency procedures and more.

Key Features:

1. The Private Pilot Course allows you to obtain the basic pilot license certification FAA/ICAO PPL.

2. A PPL owner can fly on their own for fun & leisure.

3. A PPL course is a short term course that requires 40 -50 hours of flying experience to obtain the license.

4. The minimum eligibility criteria is to be a 10th standard pass out and a minimum age of 16 years.

5. It gives an opportunity to upgrade to CPL & ATPL programs.

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Mandatory Requirements for pursuing Private Pilot License Training

  • Completed 10th, from a recognized board/university or its equivalent examination.

  • Proficiency in English Language: You should be able to understand, read and write English to pursue your PPL course.

  • Class II Medical (Indian) with fitness certificate from DGCA designated medical practitioner.

  • Minimum of 16 years on date of joining Maverick Aviation and and 17 years for issue of PPL.

Commencement of Training:

PPL training comprises two elements, theoretical knowledge and flight training. Let’s look at each one of them in more detail

Ground Training: 

Course Duration: 2 months (Weekend Lectures)

  • At Maverick Aviation we have designed  the Private Pilot License Ground Training to help cater the need of Hobby Flyers and aspiring pilots by introducing weekend batches for lectures.

  • Our highly trained and committed staff ensure that the environment and content of our courses exceed the expectations of our students.

  • Comprehensive study material and Questions Sets are provided to each student. Tests are conducted throughout the term to gear them up for the challenging DGCA examinations.

  • We use industry leading CBT (Computer Based Training) Programs with detailed Audio-Visual Guidance that makes lectures more interactive and concepts easy to understand.

  • All candidates get lifetime access to the MAVERICK VAULT-Our very own Online Library for all your exams needs. We have a collection of over 150+ hand picked Books, Flight Trainers, Q-Banks and CBTs on various topics related to aviation available at your fingertips.

  • Lifetime  access to THE MAVERICK ACADEMY SERVER where you can interact, ask doubts, learn and even socialize with like minded individuals, mentors and pilots. 

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Ground Subjects for DGCA PPL exams

In order to get a PPL License it is mandatory for every candidate to clear the DGCA PPL exams. These Exams are conducted every 3 months by the DGCA which means you have 4 attempts in a year.

The candidate has to prepare the following subjects:

  • Air Regulations

  • Aviation Meteorology

  • Air Navigation

  • Technical General

  • Technical Specific

Course Fees
95000 INR