Private Pilot License (Aeroplane)

Private Pilot License (Aeroplane)
@ Openskies Flight Training

The Private Pilot License (Aeroplane) is the must have license for all those who aspire to fly as professional pilots and leisure flyers alike.

Openskies PPL is designed to fullfill ground theory and flight training requirements of both Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka (CAASL) and International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and therefor the PPL(A) would be internationally recognised and can be easierly converted to any national license.

Course Structure

The course consists of Ground Theory conducted at our ground theory facility in Panadura and flight training conducted at either of our bases in Katukurunda or Ratmalana.

Ground Theory

210 Hours hours of theory covering;

  • Aircraft General Knowledge (AGK)
  • Principles of Flight (POF)
  • Meteorology (MET)
  • Navigation (NAV)
  • Human Performance & Limitations (HPL)
  • Air Law (LAW)
  • Mass & Balance, Flight Performance and Planning (FPP)
  • Communication (COM)

Flight Training

40 Hours of Flight Training consisting of;

  • 10 Hours Solo flight time
  • 05 Hours PIC Cross Country
  • 05 Hours Flight time in instrument conditions


6 Months

Course Level





Pilot Training

Contact Details

+94 38 2 244597

172 , Horana Road , Panadura

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