“Until you spread your wings you have no idea how far you’ll fly.”

An Instrument Rating is a rating that is added to a Private Pilot or Commercial Pilot Certificate and refers to the qualifications that a pilot must have in order to fly in the Clouds under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). Why should a pilot get an instrument rating?

  • It’s a good thing to have in your back pocket just in case you need it.
  • It’s another important step to a career in aviation.
  • It increases the productivity of your personal or business flying.

FAR 61.65 – Instrument rating requirements

The ultimate guide to the check-ride is detailed within The Airman’s Certification Standards

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