2FLY Airborne have joined forces with HM Aviation – one of India’s foremost airline pilot recruitment organisations to offer an exclusive FAA Airline Pilot Program for students from India. As with 2FLY’s flagship Airline Pilot Program, students from India selected by HM Aviation will undergo an accelerated, structured program that gives students the necessary skills to transition from the flight training environment into the professional airline world.

Students will acquire the essential skills for aeronautical decision making along with completing an advanced airline training program.

This innovative course schedules a complete program of training, allowing students to progress from a level of zero flying experience to the issuance of an FAA commercial multi-engine pilots certificate with instrument rating in as little as six months.

Entry Requirements:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age
  2. Be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language
  3. Hold a valid FAA Class 1 Medical Certificate
  4. Must have iPad (compatible with ForeFlight)

The course comprises of the following:

FAA Private Pilot

  • 55 Hours Single Engine Aircraft
  • 43 Hours Dual Flight Instruction
  • 30 Hours Classroom Ground School
  • Pre/Post Flight Briefings

PIC Time Building

  • 36 Hours Single Engine Aircraft – SHARED
  • 97 Hours Single Engine Aircraft – SOLO

FAA Instrument Rating

  • 22 Hours G1000 Single Engine Aircraft
  • 20 Hours AATD G1000 Simulator
  • 40 Hours Dual Flight Instruction
  • 20 Hours Classroom Ground School
  • Pre/Post Flight Briefings

FAA Commercial Multi Engine

  • 22 Hours Multi Engine Aircraft
  • 20 Hours Dual Flight Instruction
  • 10 Hours Classroom Ground School
  • Pre/Post Flight Briefings

FAA Commercial Single Engine

  • 5 Hours Single Engine Aircraft
  • 3 Hours Dual Flight Instruction
  • 5 Hours Classroom Ground School
  • Pre/Post Flight Briefings

This course also includes:

  • Private, Instrument and Commercial Course Study Materials
  • SE and ME fuel surcharges
  • Seven months of shared room accommodations
  • I-20 application processing


This course includes the training for:

FAA Private Pilot, FAA Instrument Rating, FAA Commercial Multi-Engine Certificate and Structured Hour Building.

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International Students: This program does not include fees associated for the student visa or TSA background/fingerprinting fees. All training is conducted at the Merritt Island facility.

Items Not Included in Program:

  • Transportation & Living Expenses
  • Three FAA Knowledge Exams
  • Four FAA Designated Pilot Examiner Fees
  • Pilot Supplies (uniform, headset, fuel strainer, charts)

Note: This program is based on our training curriculum minimum requirements. In some cases, training over these minimums may occur, which will result in an additional expense.