Training is performed in line the CAA and BMAA Powered Parachute Training Syllabus and using a fully CAA qualified and registered instructor. There are two types of Licence. With and With out Operational limitations.
NPPL(M) - Powered Parachute (with Operational Limitations):
A new pilot needs a minimum of 4 hours flight training plus 1 hours solo flight time under the supervision of a licensed instructor. A total of 5 hours minimum.
During this training time you will complete 25 take offs and landings and pass a a General Skills test. The limitations of this licence type are:
- No Passenger may be carried
- Wind Speed 10kt or less
- Cloud base 1000ft above ground level.
- Visibility not less than 10Km
- No flight more than 8 nautical miles from the take off site.
Typical costs vary from £1,000 to £1,950 depending on ability and application.
NPPL(M) - Powered Parachutes (without Operational Limitations):
A new pilot needs a minimum of 15 hours flight training plus 6 hours solo flight time under the supervision of a licensed instructor. During this training time you will complete 25 take offs and landings and pass a General Skills test and complete navigation training. We recommend getting a licence with operational limitations and removing the restrictions as a later step. This will save you money.
Conversion or Differences Training:
The required training can be done in a couple of days. Typical costs vary between £500 and £1,000 depandant upon ability and application.
All training takes place at Melton Mowbray Leicestershire and follows the BMAA's dual training syllabus. Although some training can take place at Boston Aerodrome.
To find out more contact Wayne on email@example.com (tel 07929 320 343). To book click the button below where we ask for a £200 holding deposit to place a training booking with us. Upon reciept of the deposit we will contact you and confirm your training arrangments.