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Blue Sky airways Hire Rates

All rates valid for our Cessnock flying school.  Contact us for rates at other locations.

Aircraft Hire Rates


Please see below for our current aircraft hire rates, current as at the 01st May 2023 and valid for our Cessnock flying school.

Single Engine

Cessna 172 – Solo: $285+GST    Dual: $385+GST

Cessna 182 – Solo: $390+GST    Dual: $490+GST

Cessna 208B Grand Caravan – Dual: 1555+GST

De Havilland Beaver – Dual: $750+GST

American Champion 8GCBC Scout – Solo: $295+GST    Dual: $395+GST

Multi Engine

Beechcraft BE76 Duchess – Solo: $510+GST    Dual: $613+GST

Cessna 310R – Solo:  $625+GST    Dual: $720+GST

Piper PA31 Chieftain – Dual: $1055+GST

Instructor Only / Briefings:  $120+GST / hour (all grades)

                                                    $150+GST / hour (CFI / HOO)

CASA Approved Simulator:  Dual: $185+GST (solo practise free for MECIR students, $80+GST for IPC’s)

Examiner fees:

RPL:  $400+GST

PPL & MEA Class Rating:  $600+GST

CPL, Instrument Rating & IPC’s:  $700+GST

All aircraft hire rates are based on VDO hours charged per 0.1, and are inclusive of fuel.

Note – the above rates are for flying school training, if you require a charter quote please use the quote page form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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