Costs updated 2021
The member's rates for flying are detailed below.
Flight instruction is available:
For our Cessna training contact Nick Taylor: 021-428392, or Hillary Thayer: 0273511640. For Gliders contact John Robinson on 0210637616
|Cessna 172||$6.20 per min (aerotow)||$240 per hour solo||Instruction available|
|Twin Astir||$1.35 per min||$81 per hour||2-seat high performance trainer|
|Winch launches||$25|| ||A great winch!|
Also ...there's a maximum glider charge equivalent to of 2.5 hrs, which means fly for say 6 hrs and you're only charged for 2.5hrs. This is designed to encourage cross-country soaring flights (only applicable if no-one else has the glider booked!)
We can also arrange trial instuctional flights in our Cessna.
Medical form (Gliding)
The medical requirement for gliding is similar to that required for driving a car. Your GP needs to sign the form. If you take passengers the medical lasts 5 years (if under 40 years old), or 2years (40-49), 1year (50+). See the form for full details.
Download the form
Full flying membership $200 and the "year" runs to March 31st. Joining between Oct 1st to Dec 31st we'll only charge you half. Join after Jan 1st and we'll charge you nothing for the current year but still extract $200 which will cover the year ahead....follow?
School students are $50 and Associate members are $100 (no part year discount).
But wait...there's more! We'll also charge you for RNZAC if you wish (power pilots usually), and NZGA (Gliding). These are the national Affiliations you should join.