Any pilot with a current medical can fly a one hour instructional flight (usually in the front seat) or train toward a jet warbird type rating. We have trained students from all over the world who have qualified to fly as PIC of these powerful aircraft.

If you are a novice pilot or on a budget, you can fly a 35 minute orientation flight in the backseat of any of our jet warbirds. Fly one or all of them!

Complete type rating training and FAA checkride – one location

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Type Rating
1000 hours total flying time
500 hours PIC

Fouga CM 170 Twin Engine Jet has boosted ailerons and toe brake steering. Similar in performance to the USAF Cessna T-37, but a bit faster with excellent air conditioning and pressurization. Good single engine performance and an excellent aerobatic aircraft. Good training before stepping up to the T-33. Almost L-39 Performance.

Multi-engine rating is required
for the type rating

Performance Specifications:

Power loading: 3.5lbs per pound of thrust
Loop entry speed: 250 knots
Rate of climb, sea level: 3500 ft/min
Maximum level flight speed: 340 knots
Cruise speed: 250 to 300 knots