• Middle East Flight Training

    Our commercial Middle East flight training program is a combined FAA approved Part 141 training (Private, Instrument, Commercial Single Engine) and FAA Part 61 (Multi Engine) flight training program. Flight training hours are based upon FAA minimum requirements.

  • Course completion time

    Our Middle East flight training program can completed in 4-6 months of full-time flight training. Most international flight students from the Middle East can complete the commerical pilot program within 8-10 months. Progress and completion times depend on your motivation and engagement.

  • Admission Process

    To start the admission to our Middle East flight training program, complete our enrollment form and pay the admission fee of $400. Once all required documents are received, our SEVP DSO will issue the DHS form I-20 required to obtain the M1 student visa

M1 - Private Pilot Training 25 Dual Hrs 10 Solo Hrs Package Services
Cessna 152 (Pilot weight limit 185lbs) 25 Hrs 10 Hrs
Cessna 172 G1000 (OPTION) 25 Hrs 10 Hrs
Online Ground School 35 Hrs --
Class Room Ground 5 Hrs --
Briefing/Debriefing 5 Hrs --


M2 - Instrument Rating 35 Dual Hrs 0 Solo Hrs Package Services
Cessna 152 (Pilot weight limit 185lbs) 20 Hrs --
Cessna 172 G1000 (OPTION) 20 Hrs --
Redbird AATD 15 Hrs --
Online Ground School 35 Hrs --
Class Room Ground 5 Hrs --
Briefing/Debriefing 5 Hrs --


M3 - Hour Building -shared 0 Dual Hrs 74 Solo Hrs Package Services
Cessna 152 -- 74 Hrs


M4 - Commercial Pilot SE 141.55(d) 41 Dual Hrs 0 Solo Hrs Package Services
Cessna 172 G1000 32 Hrs --
Redbird AATD 9 Hrs --
Class Room Ground 23 Hrs --
Briefing/Debriefing 11.3 Hrs --


M5 - Multi Engine Rating 15 Dual Hrs 0 Solo Hrs Package Service
Piper Seminole G1000 NGiX 10 Hrs --
Redbird AATD 5 Hrs --
Class Room Ground 5 Hrs --
Briefing/Debriefing 2 Hrs --


Other Training Expenses Price
International Students TSA Foreign each (3) $ 130
International Students Fingerprinting NATA $ 99
FAA Medical Exam $ 130
Record Keeping 6 months $ 270
Training Materials $ 800
FAA Examiner fees each checkride $800
FAA Written Exam each (3) $ 160


Total Price Courses Total Hours Flight 200 Total Hours Ground 131.3 $ 38,284.25

Admission Requirements


17 years to begin; 18 years to receive the Pilot Certificate

Pilot Certificate

Student Pilot Certificate


3rd Class FAA Medical for flight training, 1st or 2nd class FAA Medical to exercise privileges of Commerical Pilot


You must be able to speak, read and understand the English language. Meet FAA AC60-28.

Non-U.S. Citizen

TSA Clearance for Private, Instrument & ME

International Flight Students

M1 Student Visa/ Form I-20

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Osama Kritna

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Frequently Asked Questions

There are two different visa types issued by flight schools in the USA. Depending on the flight academy’s approval, either M1 flight student visa or F1 flight student visa are being issued. Florida Flyers Flight Academy is approved to enroll non-immigrant M1 students.

Just simply fill out out enrollment form and submit your documents. We do not have fixed dates to start your flight training program.

We accept wire transfers, credit card payments, checks from a U.S. Bank, Venmo, Zelle, CashApp. Airline Career students usually pay an initial deposit upon arrival at our Aviation Academy, followed by equal monthly installment payments.

We provide a conditional job offer to all eligible CFI graduates. M1 Visa students are not allowed to work. U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Resident Status and/or work authorization for the U.S. are required.

We recommend to work with only one assigned flight instructor. However, sometimes chemistry is just not perfect. We will work with you to find the best and most efficient way to utilize your flight training blocks.

We do not accept more students as we can train. Thus, our flight instructor to student ratio is about 1:4 to 1:5, one flight instructor per 4-5 flight students.

It depends on aircraft and flight instructor availablity. Schedule and unscheduled aircraft maintenance as well as weather conditions may delay some of the scheduled flights.

Our airline career programs can be completed within 4-6 months of full-time flight training. However, most international flight students complete the program in 10-12 months.

Other than the enrollment fee along with submitting your enrollment form, we do not require upfront payments. However, a deposit may be required upon your arrival, followed by equal monthly installment payments.

Our program includes flight- and ground training times required by Federal Aviation Administration minimum requirements to complete each course module. We have added all known fees, such as TSA, theoretical and practical exam fees and other expenses to present a realistic course outline.

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