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Hourly Rates (wet): We don't use HOBBS time, but rather Tach time
Rates as of August 15, 2020 were under $200 per hour wet for each
airplanes. Because we use Tach time there is no charge for taxi
and clearance time while the planes are not in the air. This
significantly reduces costs and frustration when things are moving slow
on the ground.
if you fly 30 hours or more a year San Diego Flight Corp. is less
expensive than renting and significantly less expensive than owning.
Monthly Dues are $325 as of August 15, 2020.
August 15, 2020 supplement renters insurance to cover the insurance
deductible is required (Approximately $315 for pilots under 65.
Pilots over 65 have additional insurance limitations and pilots over
70 are not covered under our current insurance policy).
become an owner you must purchase a share in the corporation.
Ownership is not always available, but as of August 15, 2020 we did
have limited shares available. We limit share availability to
keep the planes open to owners.
Shares as of August 15, 2020 are $2,500.
Owning a share makes you a
"Shareholder" of the corporation, and therefore limits your liability.
The monthly dues cover only the
fixed costs of SDFC, such as insurance, hangars, loan interest,
annuals, admin, taxes, etc.
The hourly rates cover aircraft
operating costs, such as fuel, maintenance and engine amortization.
All members must be IFR rated
and have a minimum of 350 hours total time.
Checkouts generally require
approximately 10 hours flying time in each aircraft including at least
15 landings with a an approved CFI/CFII, unless previous experience in
make and model can be verified, and then a checkout proving acceptable
control over said aircraft.
A maximum of two bookings may be
made at a time. When booking, weekend uses of aircraft by a member
must be separated by 21 days. This does not include "day of" weekend.
This rule prevents members from monopolizing the aircraft on weekends,
but if it's Saturday and the aircraft is sitting in the hangar not
being used, any qualified member may take it.
The Insurance requirements
include sensible flying minima, and there are several club-approved
CFI's to keep you proficient. SDFC also requires an annual flight
Minimum time charged for any
flight is ½ hour.
Overnight periods require 1½ hrs
of minimum utilization.
Members wishing to fly into
Mexico require a one-time Mexico check-ride, and sharing the cost in
the special Mexican Insurance.
The aircraft are kept at
Montgomery Field (KMYF).
We use ScheduleMaster
reservation system for aircraft booking.
If your interested in seeing
these aircraft at KMYF contact us by