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Old 03-14-2016, 06:33 PM   #1  
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Default Recurrent on a budget

I've got one contract client with a CJ2 - and my currency is about to expire (for insurance purposes). Any recommendations on an inexpensive way to get a 61.58? I don't want to spend all the revenue I could potentially earn in the next year staying current.
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I've got one contract client with a CJ2 - and my currency is about to expire (for insurance purposes). Any recommendations on an inexpensive way to get a 61.58? I don't want to spend all the revenue I could potentially earn in the next year staying current.
Take a look at SimCom in Orlando. They have a a CJ2 program.
Remember you get what you pay for.
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I've got one contract client with a CJ2 - and my currency is about to expire (for insurance purposes). Any recommendations on an inexpensive way to get a 61.58? I don't want to spend all the revenue I could potentially earn in the next year staying current.
Seems to me that your rates should include your cost of doing business which, in this case, are your recurrents. I agree with the above; you get what you pay for.
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I've talked to several, and everyone wants $5K-$6K. The funny part is some are traditional four day recurrent in a sim, while others say they can do it in as little as one day - and one hour in the plane. Same price.

If the price is the same, I'll do the best training I can get! Now if I could only drum up some more business to make it worthwhile!
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What does the owners insurance require?
Some specifically state "formal FAA approved training class" i.e. Flightsafety, simuflite, simcom....

Have you asked operator to help with recurrent? All,half..?
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