Prerequisite: Private Pilot License
Minimum Flight Requirements for obtaining your Instrument Rating include the following:
50 Hours PIC Cross Country
40 Hours Simulated/Actual Instrument Flight Time
15 Hours Instrument Instruction from an Flight Instructor certified to teach the Instrument Rating.
These are just general guidelines. It is recommended that you talk to your flight instructor and refer to FAR 61.65 for more specifics.
Approximate Cost : $12,000.00
Total cost can vary depending on student's total flight time to date, which aircraft is used, how often you fly, how quickly you pick up the information, and how much time and effort you put into it.