Approved Training Organization Section II – Professional
The Alpine Airlines flight school was created in 2014 by Alpine Airlines founders in order to meet our pilot training need.
Certified “Approved Training Organization” – ATO – since June
2014, this is currently the only flight school to provide a
Mountain Rating course on wheels and skis (glaciers) in a professional
Based all year long at Courchevel airfield and at Chambéry airport, you will benefit from our instructors long experience, who are also airline pilots in our company, in the greatest conditions.
Courchevel & other Altiports
3 flight hours + 2 hrs of theoretical class
The altiport qualification will be granted to pilot license holders who have undergone specific training on each site.
The training lasts 1.5 days including a minimum of 3 flight hours and ground courses about mountain flying.
The authorization is then valid for 6 months, and is automatically extended each time the pilot uses the altiport as the pilot in command.
- Courchevel – LFLJ
- Méribel – LFKX
- Megève – LFHM
- L’Alpe d’Huez – LFHU
- Corlier – LFJD
- La Motte Chalancon : LFJE
Saint-Tropez – “La Môle”
Departing from Chambéry or Courchevel
3 flight hours including the ferry flight to Saint-Tropez + 1 hour of ground school
That aerodrome benefits of a profitable access to the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, and will save you long hours of driving.
Only 45 minutes away from Corsica, “La Môle” is a perfect stopover for a nice break before your last leg toward the Beauty Island.
Being also based in Saint-Tropez, our instructors will share with you the best of their experience and knowledge.
Samedan – “Saint Moritz”
Qualification & Revalidation
Mountain wheels and skis
15Hr of flight + 6Hr of ground class + 4Hr for Snow extension
The Mountain Qualification course is probably the most awarding training for a pilot.
Alpine Airlines is today the only professional mountain ATO (section II)
Fly over the summits, fly in narrow valleys, land on slopes fields in less than 200 meters…
Either for a few hours course or a full intensive training, mountain flights will always improve your flying techniques and your knowledge
From May to November, get your wheel mountain qualification, then between December to April, go for the skis on glaciers!
IRME / IRSE
Re-validate your qualification with pilots and instructors from the only mountain operating airline!
With your own aircraft or with ours, you can easily and quickly re-validate all your qualifications!