Paradigm Aviation provides professional commercial pilots for clients that desire commercial pilot services.  All of our commercial pilots have received factory instruction in the aircraft they are qualified to fly.  We customize each commercial flight to meet the travel requirements for each of our clients. Commercial pilot services are provided starting at the half day minimum rate.  Currently, Paradigm Aviation pilots provide commercial pilot services under Federal Aviation Regulation part 91.  At the present time clients must charter or supply an aircraft separately from an independent source.    Type of Aircraft Paradigm Commercial Pilots can Fly:

  • Cirrus SR22
  • Columbia/Cessna 350/400
  • Diamond TwinStar DA42


  • Full Day (8hrs)
  • Single Engine & Light Twins
  • Full Day (8hrs)
  • $750
  • Half Day (4hrs)
  • $400
  • Additional Hours over half day up to full day rate
  • $100

Additional Charges include

  • $120 – Each hour exceeding 8 hours (maximum 12 hour day).
  • Travel Time Expenses
    • 0 – 1 hr     Free
    • 1 – 4 hrs   $200
    • 4 – 8 hrs  $400
    • 8+ hrs     $720
  • Expenses (travel, lodging (Full Service Hotel), meals,etc. when the instructor is required to travel from his home airport.)
    • If commercial flights are required
      • Domestic total travel time less than 5 hours  – Coach class
      • Domestic total travel time more than 5 hours – First Class
      • International – Business Class minimum
  • $400 Cancellation Fee when scheduled flight is cancelled within 48 hrs of start time (plus any pre-paid travel costs)

Payment Options

  • Daily – Cash or Check preferred.  Major credit cards can be accepted with an additional 3% of the total due.
  • On Account – You can deposit 80% of your projected customized travel costs into an account and the pilot will debit each days charges from that account.