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The Avi8tors Flying Lesson Gift

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The EASA IMC Rating now know as the IR (R)  ‘Instrument Rating Restricted’

This course extends the privileges of the PPL to those of an IMC holder by revising the basic instrument flying techniques learned during the PPL training and introducing more advanced instrument flying skills. Also it allows pilots to use their instruments to make an approach in weather that has deteriorated below their Visual Flight Rules (VFR) Minima.


The Avi8tors Instrument Metrological Condition (IMC) Course Structure:


Flight Training 15 hours of flight training which will consist of learning:

Instrument attitude flying

Basic instrument flying manoeuvres

Intermediate instrument flying manoeuvres

Limited panel instrument flying

Flight Planning

Departure and en-route techniques

Approach and let down techniques

Bad weather circuits


Cardiff airfield has the following Instrument flying facilities:

NDB/DME equipment and ILS approach facility to both runways

Runway 30/12 lighting

Precision Approach Path Indicator Lights

Radar Service with PAR available

You will also have to complete an Instrument Metrological Condition (IMC) ground examination and flight test.


Approximate course cost is £2750


Price includes:

15 Hours Flight Training

Flight test fee

Ground Exam fee

*Price is approximate and subject to change without notice.

Advanced Flight Training - The IMC Rating

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EASA Instrument Meteorological Conditions Rating (IMC)