PRIVATE PILOT LICENSE (PPL):
PPL is issued by the Director General of Civil Aviation, New Delhi after a written examination conducted by Director General of Civil Aviation. Minimum 40 hours of flying, out of which 20 hours of solo flying and a pass in the following subjects:
1. Air Regulation.
2. Air Navigation
3. Aviation Meteorology
4. Aircraft & Engines (General & Specific)
PPL will be issued after the following requirements are satisfied.
a. The applicant shall not be less than 17 years of age on the date of application for issue of PPL.
b. The applicant shall produce a Medical Assessment Certificate issued by Director General of Civil Aviation.
c. Applicant has to pass the flying tests and the above written examination conducted by Director General of Civil Aviation, New Delhi.
The examinations are held once every three months.