Our Private Pilot Course will give you all you need to get your license and start flying.

Earning a Private Pilot License (PPL) is the key to unlocking the world of aviation. The PPL is your ticket to freedom with access to over 5,000 general aviation airports nationwide.
Begin the journey of a lifetime today with the Williamsburg Flight Center!

In the classroom, you’ll become familiar with the airplane you’ll be flying and learn the basics of flying safety skills. In the air, you’ll learn take-offs and landings, along with maneuvers like turns, climbs, and descents.

When you’re finished you’ll earn an FAA Private Pilot Certificate.  Your certificate does not expire and is valid throughout the United States and recognized by most countries around the world.

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45-Minute Discovery Flight Package

Cessna 172 – $150.00

For those serious about learning to fly, here’s your chance to try an actual flight lesson with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor.  

​The Discovery Flight Lesson Includes:

  • 45 minutes of flight time that can be logged towards a Private Pilot License
  • 15 minutes of ground training, including preflight and post flight briefings

1-Hour Discovery Flight Package

Cessna 172 – $219.00

This more in-depth lesson is designed if you want to have more time in the air flying and spend a longer time in a ground lesson with your flight instructor.

​The Discovery Flight Lesson Includes:

  • 60 minutes flight time that can be logged towards a Private Pilot License
  • 30 minutes of ground training, including preflight and post flight briefings

5-Hours Flight Lesson Starter Package

Cessna 172 – $1109.00

Have you decided that 2021 will be the year YOU will learn to fly? Then, this is your chance to take advantage of our NEW Private Pilot 5-Hour Starter Package. The package includes 5 hours of flight time that are designed to take you beyond the introductory flight. After 5 hours with an instructor, you will be able to fly the airplane mostly unaided and begin tackling the landing phase, which is the most challenging maneuver to master.

​The Private Pilot Starter Pack Includes:

  • 5 hours flight time that can be logged towards a Private Pilot License
  • 2.5 hours of ground training, including preflight and post flight briefings