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Aircraft & hire Rates

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Aircraft &
hire Rates

We hold the quality of our fleet to the same standard we do our training. We use only the best and most suitable training aircraft. 

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TVSA have a range of Cessna and Piper aircraft online, including two brand new Piper Archer TXs with G1000 avionics. We also have two fully refurbished Piper Warriors with G3X and G650 avionics.

Our fleet is maintained onsite by our team at TVSA Maintenance. 

To keep both you and the aircraft safe, we have a range of hire terms & conditions you need to know before you clear prop. 

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We have the ability to service aircraft all across Victoria. Our fully qualified engineers provide you with quality service as well as speedy turn around time.

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What can we maintain?

Our team has extensive experience in the service of a range of aircraft and avionic electronics. Follow the button for more information. 

want to hire one of our aircraft?

Hit the button below and request a copy of our Aircraft Hire Agreement.

Terms and conditions

All rates are per hour (start up to shut down).

All private hire is to be paid for in accordance with our current private hire agreement. Credit cards will incur a 1.5% transaction fee.

Rates listed are not applicable to overseas or full-time diploma students.

All rates are inclusive of landing fees excluding those at capital city international airports.

Air services approach fees are excluded from aircraft hire rates.

Full payment is required on the day of the flight.

Fuel will be reimbursed at the bowser rate of YBSS.

Aircraft hire exceeding 24 hours is subject to additional terms and conditions and will incur a deposit fee.

Prices are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation fees may be charged at the discretion of TVSA Pilot Training if cancellation is not advised within 24 hours of departure time. Cancellation rate is 50% of the expected flight duration.

Landing fees (excluding those at capital city international airports.

CASA minimum flight training hours.

Course briefings.

CASA exam fees.

Additional training or tuition required to meet the standard.

CASA flight testing.

Air services fees outside of Bacchus Marsh.

Fees associated to student exceeding height and weight restrictions.

Per vdo hour

hourly rates

Current as of 17th November 2020

Cessna 152 (C152)$270$199
Piper Warrior (PA28-161)$375$275
Piper Archer II/Archer TX (PA28-181)$375$275
Piper Arrow (PA28R -200)$420$320
Piper Seminole (PA44)$620$540
Super Decathlon (8KCAB)$400$320
Redbird MCX Simulator$210N/A