NQ – Night Rating

Pre-entry requirements

  • Min. PPL(A)/SEP

  • Valid Medical Certificate EASA Class 2

  • Valid Radio Operator Certificate

Required Documents

  • Copy of a Photo ID or Passport

  • Copy of Flying Licence

  • Copy of Radio Operator Certificate

  • Copy Medical Certificate EASA Class 2

Flying Time

Night rating requires 5 hours of flight time at night, all on them flown on the DA-40 Diamond Star."
This includes 3 hours of dual instruction, 1 hour of cross-country navigation of at least 50 km"
and 5 solo take-offs and 5 solo full-stop landings. We usually fly our night training flights out of Kogalniceanu Airport (LRCK)."
If you haven’t flown the DA-40 before, an extra 3.5 hours of dual flight is required."


Between 2 to 3 days (nights)


Familiarization DA-40 3.5h: 787 Euro Night flying DA-40 5h: 1125 Euro Airport lighting fees: ~150 Euro