Aircraft Rental and Training Rates

PA-28-181 Piper Archer Rental* $184.00 / Hour

Cessna 182 Rental*

Cessna 182 Rental

$239.00 / Hour
Instructional Rates
Flight Instruction in Alpine Flight Aircraft $85.00 / Hour
Flight Instruction in Customer Aircraft (requires insurance to list instructor) $95.00 / Hour
All ground instruction is billed at same rates as flight instruction.
Other Fees
Overnight Trip Rate – Billed for instructor to accompany a pilot on overnight trip. Billed per night away from home base in addition to instructional expenses. Minimum daily instructional time is 4 hours per day. $500 + Expenses
Payment processing fee will be added to all credit/debit card payments. 3%
Aircraft Ferry (requires insurance to list instructor) $125.00 / Hour
Deadhead Travel Time (billed for travel time either by car or air to or from customer location related to ferry of aircraft or training events that started or ended at a location other than Eagle Airport) $75.00 / Hour
*Aircraft are rented wet, meaning fuel and oil costs are included. Multi-day trips are billed at rate of 2.0 hours per day if the actual flight time is less. Fuel purchased away from eagle while on trips will be reimbursed at the field rate of $4.25/gal.

Requirements for Renting Alpine Flight Training Aircraft:

  • Copy of last BFR
  • Copy of Medical
  • Copy of License Front and Back
  • Demonstrated and documented knowledge and proficiency in the make and model of aircraft
  • Demonstrated and documented knowledge and proficiency regarding mountain flying
  • Minimum of 1 flight to checkout in make/model of aircraft
  • Aircraft Rental Agreement

Refund Policy: Prepaid flights, gift certificates, money on account are non-refundable once paid. Prepaid flights, gift certificates and money on account expire one year after the purchase date if unused. In some cases the prepaid items may be extended if request is made prior to expiration for a variety of special situations.

Alpine Flight Training offers private pilot ground and flight training as well as instrument training at the Eagle County Regional Airport located in Eagle Colorado. Our primary training utilizes a Piper Archer 2, one of the safest training aircraft in the industry, The Piper Archer 2 is the primary choice of many flight schools through the nation as well as the University of North Dakota. We are conveniently located within a short driving distance from Eagle, Gypsum, Glenwood Springs, Avon, Minturn, Vail, Beaver Creek, Carbondale, Basalt, Summit County and Edwards.