FAA – EASA Airline Pilot Course

SKYMATES Flight Academy, along with its partners in Europe, is pleased to offer a complete, affordable and quick program that will allow you to obtain the following:

  • FAA Private Pilot Certificate
  • FAA Instrument Rating
  • FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate Multi-Engine
  • EASA “Frozen” ATPL
  • EASA Commercial Pilot License Multi-Engine
  • EASA Instrument Rating

TOTAL TIME: 270-280 hours*

Our course can be customized to meet any need if you already have previous flight experience. Our program is structured in two different phases between our location in Grand Prairie,Texas (USA) and our partners in Europe.


The total duration of the course starting from “zero”, is about 12-14 months and about 10-12 for those who already possess an ICAO PPL


  • Phase 1 cost: $55,000 (about €52,000)
  • Phase 2 cost: about €15,000


We have several options available for housing from privately owned houses to apartments nearby the airport, generally the cost is about $600-$800 per month including bills and furniture, the majority of our students are housed at https://liveatmidtownarlington.com/


Our courses start on the first Monday of each month.

In order to start the procedure to enroll and obtain the student visa, you need to visit our web page: https://skymates.com/student-info/enrollment-procedures/ and follow the instructions.

Inquire for more details.

Prices are not guaranteed, they are only estimates. Prices are subject to change without notice. Refer to the FAR’s for requirements.

*Total number of hours depends upon the student’s aptitude towards flying, study habits, weather conditions and airplanes availability.