EASA PILOT LICENCE
Milano Mongolfiere is a Hot Air Balloon Flight School certified by the Italian CAA ENAC to apply for a EASA Balloon pilot licence and recognized by all Easa members.
The practical and theoretical courses can be done in just 15 days during which you will do 16 hours of flight training and 40 hours of theory on the 9 subjects required:
- Air law and ATC procedures
- Human Performance
- Principles of flight
- Operational procedures
- Aircraft general knowledge
- Flight performance and planning
Our flight instructors are all commercial pilots and the theoretical parts are hold by officials from the Italian Air Force, this ensures a high level of teaching with a very professional approach.
The course will be held in Villanterio (just 30 km from the fashion capital of Milan) or in Mondovì where you will have the most estimated Italian pilot John Aimo who will do your training and your final check-out flight.
Once you have obtained your pilot license, you may buy your own balloon and enjoy the pleasure of flying privately, or you can decide to increase your skills in order to work as a balloon pilot in a hot air balloon company. There are job opportunities in Italy but also in other beautiful countries like Australia, South Africa, Egypt, Namibia, Kenya, Tanzania, Turkey.