How To Obtain Your Recreational Pilot’s Licence?

To obtain a Recreational Pilot License (RPL) you must be at least 16 years old. You must have a current medical certificate (this may be either Class 1 or 2, or a Recreational Aviation Medical). However, there are conditions on the number of passengers you can carry if you hold a Recreational Aviation Medical certificate only.

Recreational Pilot License (RPL) Requirements

Applicants must;

  • Have 25 hours’ flight time (comprising 20 hours dual and five hours solo)
  • Pass an aeronautical exam with the associated rating
  • Pass a flight test