Freeway Aviation
General Aviation Gateway to Washington DC & Capitol Hill

Instrument Airplane Pilot Course

Course Materials & Requirements
Ground School (35 hours) $679.75
10 Hours Instrument Instruction (Redbird FMX Full-Motion Simulator) $1,280.00
30 Hours Dual Instrument Instruction
(C-172 w/GPS, $193 per hour wet)
20 Hours Post and Preflight
$55 per hour
FAA Instrument Pilot Flight Test $400.00
2 Hours for FAA Flight Test
(C-172 at $140 per hour)
Additional Course Material
(L27/28, TPC Study Guides, FAR/AIM, PTS, AFD)
Approximate Total Cost * $9,569.40


Applicants must complete the Private Pilot course before they can begin the Instrument course.

*Costs are based on the minimum hours required by the FAA.
  It is not unusual to exceed these amounts.

Note: Create a block account with $1,000 paid in advance, and receive a 10% discount on aircraft rental!


Freeway Airport
3900 Church Road
Bowie, MD 20721
get directions »

FBO & Flight School

Aircraft Maintenance


Field Elevation 168 ft
Unicom Frequency 123.075 MHz
Location N38.56.42 W76.46.32

Runway Direction 36/18
Runway Dimensions 2,420' x 40'
Traffic Pattern Alt 1,000 ft MSL

©2009-2015 Freeway Airport Inc, 3900 Church Road, Bowie, MD 20721 | Site Map | Home | Contact Us