Spitfire Conversion Training Course

(4/5 days)

For any potential Spitfire Pilot our conversion course will take you step by step to allow you to gain the necessary skills in order to be able to fly a Spitfire solo.

Having satisfactory completed all the above courses or an abridged course of training you will be eligible to register for the Spitfire training course, however if you do not meet the minimum hours for the purpose of Insurance, you will not be allowed to fly solo. You will be informed when you have achieved the required solo standard but you will have to fly with one of our instructors acting as a safety pilot.

In order to get the most benefit from this training you must have completed the High performance complex type conversion as a minimum

Course Content

Aim : To learn all the necessary skills to fly the Spitfire

Ground School : approximately 15-25 hours
Flight Training : 10 hours Spitfire Mk 9

Cost £62145

Course pre-requisite: Current ICAO PPL and Medical, tailwheel training and High performance complex type conversion or 1000hrs TT, 50hrs P1 Hours Tailwheel, 10 hours P1 complex type and satisfactory completion of recommended training IAW assessment course.

Notes : As with all flying training the courses the syllabus hours are a guide only and some pilots may require additional flight training and ground school.