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Aircraft Rental Information

To book a plane or acquire additional aircraft rental information call 250-895-9089.

Current Rates


Per-Hour Rate

Cessna 172 $218 /hr on wheels
Cessna 172 $288 /hr on floats
Instructor * $82 /hr
Instructor – Training and/or checkout in privately owned aircraft $90 /hr
Discovery Flight $199 /flight

*Instructor only required when checkout needed or during flight training.A premium of $10 per hour will be charged for training that requires a Class 1 Flight Instructor.

** Plus applicable taxes. There are no surcharges.

Currency Requirements

If you have not flown in the last


60*-180 days Circuit check
180-365 days Abbreviated check
365+ days Full checkout
* 30-day currency for pilots with less than 100 hours TT

Circuit Check

  1. Circuits and an Overshoot

Abbreviated Check

  1. Forced landing
  2. Stall
  3. Steep turn
  4. Takeoffs and landings
  5. Overshoot

Full Checkout

  1. Slow flight
  2. Stall
  3. Steep turns
  4. Forced landings
  5. Overshoot
  6. Takeoff and landings
  7. Knowledge of critical airspeeds
  8. Emergencies and abnormalities
  9. Weight and balance

Full checkout usually takes just over an hour. Abbreviated Checkout takes roughly 45 minutes. Circuit Checkout takes ½ hour. Times may vary depending on pilot ability.