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Float Rating Program

Float Rating Program (Sea Plane Endorsement)


What it costs: $6,025

Prerequisite: Commercial, Single IFR, Multi IFR, Advanced, or Professional Program, ESL (see theESL - Aviation page)

Anti-requisite: None

What you get: The privilege to take off and land on water. Many countries around the world have cities that are easy to access from a lake, river, or sea. A float rating will allow you to take advantage of this method of transportation.

How Long it Takes: Students normally complete this program in 12 to 14 weeks

What is Included:

  • 15 hours of dual flight instruction
  • 15 hours of ground briefings and instruction
  • Seaplane written test
  • Seaplane flight test
  • All administrative fees
  • Books and materials