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A Commercial Pilot License allows a pilot to fly for money. This license is a level above the Private Pilot License.

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What counts towards the 250 hours required for CPL?

FAR 61.129 states that "for a commercial pilot certificate with an airplane category and single-engine class rating must log at least 250 hours of flight time as a pilot that consists of at least:   (...
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What are the requirements to convert a license from Iran to USA?

What is required for someone who has CPL, IR and CFI licenses from Iran to fly in USA? What is the requirement to convert license?
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Can a commercial pilot transport friends for free?

Is there anything in the FARs that would prohibit a commercial pilot from doing multiple trips to ferry friends to an event in his/her personal aircraft assuming that the friends did not provide any ...
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Can you be paid to taxi an aircraft if you don't have a commercial license?

From a strictly legal standpoint, in the US (I'm also interested in Canada) can you (not should you) accept compensation to taxi an aircraft if you don't have a commercial pilot's license? If I was a ...
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Do I need a PPL license for a CPL license?

Do I need a PPL license to get a CPL/ATPL license? I could not find anything on the net regarding my question.
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How do I get an FAA CPL from an EASA PPL?

Im looking into getting a PPL, but feel I need some more information since there are a lot of hours involved so I need to expand my idea of the different possibilities. I am from Sweden but work and ...