Commercial Pilot

Commercial Pilot Privileges

When operating as a commercial pilot, you as the pilot get the privilege of getting paid for your work. Limitations apply.


The holder of a valid commercial pilot certificate may act as pilot in command of an aircraft:
  • Carrying passengers or property for compensation or hire.
  • For compensation or hire.
For a complete list of rules to abide by as a commercial pilot, please see 14 CFR § 61.133.