Cardinal Wings Aviation
Louisville's Elite Flight Training Center

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Louisville's elite flight training center.

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Learn to fly the most popular
aircraft in the world!

Total aircraft management services

Total Aircraft
Management Services

Learn to fly helicopters

Learn to fly helicopters!

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Career Pilot Course

Zero Time Career Pilot Program

This course is intended for those with zero time with aspirations of becoming a professional pilot. This is a standard course designed with the FAA minimum requirements. This course includes:

  • 311 Hours Flight Time Including
    -Private Pilot Single Engine
    -Instrument Rating
    -Commercial SEL
  • 15 Hours Ground Instruction
  • Written Exams & Additional Expenses

Program Cost – $47,137.64

Note: All training costs may vary depending upon dedication and commitment of the student. These are informative estimations given.

Zero Time Career Pilot Program-Multi Engine Option

This course is intended for those with zero time with aspirations of becoming a professional pilot with the Multi Engine Add On. This is a standard course designed with the FAA minimum requirements.

  • 311 Hours Flight Time Including
    -Private Pilot Single Engine
    -Instrument Rating
    -Commercial SEL & MEL Add-On
    -14 Hours Multi Engine Flight Time
  • 20 Hours Ground Instruction
  • Written Exams & Additional Expenses

Program Cost – $54,447.52

Note: All training costs may vary depending upon dedication and commitment of the student. These are informative estimations given.

The courses below are intended for those with a private pilot certificate. These are standard courses designed with the FAA minimum requirements. After completion of the program, students will be eligible to become a flight instructor with Cardinal Wings Aviation. This course includes:

Career Pilot Program-Instrument to CFI

This course is intended for those with a private pilot certificate with aspirations of becoming a professional pilot. This is a standard course designed for FAA minimums. After completion, students will be eligible to become a flight instructor with Cardinal Wings Aviation. This course includes:

  • 195 Hours of Flight Time Including
    -Instrument Rating
    -Commercial Multi and Single Engine
    -Certificated Flight Instructor, Multi Engine Instructor, and Instructor Instrument
  • 25 Hours of Multi-Engine Time
  • Flight and Ground Instruction
  • Written Exams

Program Cost – $42,066.79
(Note: All training costs may vary depending upon dedication and commitment of the student. These are informative estimations given.)

Career Pilot Program-Instrument to Flight Instructor Multi Engine Option

This course is intended for those with a private pilot certificate and aspirations of becoming a professional pilot. This is a standard course designed for FAA minimums. After completion, students will be eligible to become a flight instructor with Cardinal Wings Aviation. This course includes:

  • 195 Hours of Flight Time Including -Private Pilot Single Engine and Multi Engine -Instrument Rating -Commercial Multi and Single Engine -Certificated Flight Instructor, Multi Engine Instructor, and Instructor Instrument
  • 100 Hours of Multi-Engine Time (90 PIC)
  • Flight and Ground Instruction
  • Written Exams

Program Cost – $58,157.46
(Note: All training costs may vary depending upon dedication and commitment of the student. These are informative estimations given.)