The rates below are applicable to customers undergoing training and subsequent hire with the Academy. For AAA joy flight prices, please see our JOY FLIGHTS page.
Our rates are charged per operating hour pro rata for both aircraft and instructors. Whilst aircraft and instructor rates may vary from time to time, we always strive to give you the very best value for your training dollar.
All prices below are per operating (“VDO”) hour and include GST, landing / movement fees at Bankstown (YSBK) and are current as of 05 March 2018.
|Robin 2160i||Aircraft hire||$299.00 / hr|
|Citabria||Aircraft hire||$289.00 / hr|
|Pitts S-2A||Aircraft hire||$399.00 / hr|
|$329.00 / hr
$471.00 / hr
|Out-landings||per airport operator|
|Instructor||Dual||$120 / hr|
|Pitts surcharge||$20 / hr|
|Solo supervision||$20 / flight|
|“BYO aircraft” fee||$30 / hr|
|Briefings||Short (0-20 min)||$33.00|
|Medium (21-40 min)||$66.00|
|Long (41-60 min)||$99.00|
AAA Aircraft & Instructor hire cancellation policy (not applicable to AAA Joy Flight Experiences – see Terms & Conditions page):
- For private hire or solo bookings: $198.00
- For dual bookings: $396.00
However, if your slot is able to be filled the applicable fee will be waived.
AAA Course Costs:
As all AAA courses are competency-based, course completion costs will vary between individuals. Please click on the link below for indicative course costs: