Commercial Pilots - Milford

Commercial Pilots - Milford

Flight Training - PPL, CPL, Other

CPL - Commercial Pilot License

Unfortunately, the Wakatipu Aeroclub is currently offering limited Commercial Pilot licence training as we move from Queenstown Airport to Kingston. 

Entry Requirements

  • Hold a Private Pilots Licence
  • Hold a Class 1 aviation medical certificate

Licence Issue Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Achieve a pass in an additional six aviation theory examinations
  • Gain 200 hours minimum flight time
  • Pass a practical flight test

Theory Subjects:

  • Human Factors
  • Aviation Air Law (Commercial)
  • Meteorology
  • Navigation and Flight Planning
  • Aircraft Technical Knowledge
  • Principles of Flight and Performance

Flying Experience:

The Wakatipu Aero Club trains its pilots for employability. Flying around Queenstown requires a much higher level of skill and expertise. Our training course reflects the type of skills that all Commercial Operators look for.

Your training will include:

  • advanced Mountain Flying
  • advanced Cross Country Navigation Techniques
  • beach and remote Strip Landings
  • advanced Handling Manoeuvres
  • passenger handling
  • emergency training
  • local traffic experience