Pilot training for Private, Commercial, Instructor, Light sport, Gyrocopter and Microlight licenses


Gyrocopter License
The Gyrocopter license will set you free to fly the exciting gyrocopter aircraft and experience the freedom of an open cockpit flight.

 The training for Gyrocopter License consists of the following:

  • Theory & Exams (Pass mark of 75%)
    • Aircraft Technical and General
    • Gyroplane
    • Air Law
    • Navigation
    • Restricted Radio Telephony
    • Meteorology
    • Human Performance
    • Principles of Flight
  • Flight Exercise & Briefings
    • Minimum of 30hrs flying hours
  • Flight test for Gyrocopter License

The requirements for Gyrocopter License

  • Age minimum of 16 years 
  • Medical fit (Class 4 aviation medical certificate)

Duration of Gyrocopter License training

The training can be completed in 3-4 weeks if you are a full time student, or can be completed over a longer period as a part time student. The training schedule is built around each student’s availability and budget.

Aircraft used for Gyrocopter License training

Training is done on our Magni M16 gyrocopter which is a very good training aircraft with excellent control feedback for positive learning experience.

If you are interested of obtaining your Gyrocopter license or have any questions about the Gyrocopter license, please feel free to contact us  and you are most welcome to visit us at our office* and enjoy a cup of coffee.

*Aerosport, Fisantekraal Airfield, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.

Contact details

Phone: +27 (0)21 001 8802
Mobile: 083 675 3541
Fax: 086 665 0220

Our Airfield

MAP to Aerosport Aerosport Flight Training is located at Fisantekraal Airfield (FAFK) Northeast of Cape Town, near Durbanville.

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