ICAO to EASA PPL Conversion

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Begin Your ICAO to EASA PPL Conversion With Us

At Skyhawk Aviation, we specialize in converting your ICAO or FAA Private Pilot License (PPL) to a European EASA PPL. Our dedicated program is tailored for pilots seeking this specific conversion, ensuring a focused and efficient transition.

Requirements

Tailored PPL Conversion

Expert Guidance

Our team is proficient in the nuances of converting various licenses, including FAA and UK CAA, to EASA PPL.

Customized Training Approach

We design a training plan that factors in your existing qualifications and experience, ensuring an efficient conversion journey.

Seamless Process Management

From documentation to practical tests, we manage every aspect of your conversion, ensuring a smooth and successful transition to EASA certification.

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Conversion Process: What to Expect

Our program is meticulously designed for pilots holding ICAO, FAA, or UK CAA PPLs, ensuring a streamlined conversion to EASA standards. This process, as outlined in EASA flight crew regulation Part-FCL of Commission Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011, is adapted to each pilot’s specific license type, flying experience, and aircraft proficiency.

Eligibility Check

Confirm your eligibility with 100+ hours of total flight time experience.

Examinations

Pass these 2 EASA PPL exams:

  • AIR LAW
  • HUMAN PERFORMANCE & LIMITATIONS

These exams are waived for FAA license holders under the TIP-L agreement.

Language Proficiency

Complete an English Language Proficiency (ELP) test to obtain your Radio-Telephony operator’s license.

Medical Certification

Acquire an EASA Class 2 or Class 1 Medical Certificate from an approved Aero-Medical Examiner (AME).

Skill Test

Successfully pass a PPL skill test with an EASA Flight Examiner

Licensing

Apply for your EASA PPL, choosing any EASA member state for issuance.

Our Comprehensive Support

Verification and Permission

We assist in obtaining a Licence Verification Letter from your ICAO CAA licensing authority and in seeking permission from Austro-Control to start the conversion process.

Study Assistance

Access to study materials for AIR LAW and HUMAN PERFORMANCE & LIMITATIONS, including the European Central Question Bank (ECQB) for thorough preparation.

Practical Flight Test

Arrange a skill test with an EASA Flight Examiner. Practice and familiarize yourself with our state-of-the-art Pipistrel Virus SW 121 glass cockpit aircraft, including all necessary resources such as aircraft manuals and local flight procedures.

Contact Us

Skyhawk Aviation is your go-to provider for converting your ICAO, FAA, or UK CAA PPL to an EASA PPL in Hungary. Our commitment to excellence and personalized approach make us the ideal choice for your aviation aspirations.

For further questions or to apply, please feel free to contact us.

Balázs Magyar