8 steps to Become a Pilot after Class 12.

Meet Eligibility Criteria

Fulfill age and educational requirements, obtain medical certificate from DGCA-approved examiner.

Research Flight Schools

Explore DGCA or FAA-approved schools, consider program quality, fleet, and instructor experience.

Apply for SPL

Enroll in flight school, pass written exam and medical test for Student Pilot License.

Clear Class I Medical

Pass DGCA Class I medical exam ensuring fitness for commercial piloting.

Start Ground School

Learn aviation theory, regulations, meteorology, navigation, and aircraft systems.

Begin Flight Training

Complete minimum 200 hours flying time including solo and cross-country flights.

Obtain PPL

Achieve Private Pilot License after necessary flying hours and practical test.

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