Multi-engine Pistons (MEP) Class Rating
Multi Engine Pistons
Achieve the MEP class rating, which will enable you to fly any multi-engine piston aircraft
Discover the world of twin-engine aircraft
The MEP class rating is valid for 12 months and gives access to the family of twin-engine piston aircraft.
This class of aircraft oﬀers guaranteed safety and performance.
The purpose of your training as a pilot on MEP aircraft is mainly to manage asymmetric flight, specific to the simulation of engine failure.
Admission requirements for the MEP training course
study within EU
Class 1 or 2
specific to PART-MED regulations
LAPL (A), PPL (A),
CPL (A) or ATPL (A)
70 flight hours
as captain of the aircraft
Duration of training
The training course can be full time or on demand depending on your availability.
for full-time availability
5 /7 days
optimal educational progress
Your MEP training programme in detail
MEP training teaches you how to manage specific failures of multi-engine aircraft, and in particular how to fly asymmetrically in all phases of flight, with simulated engine failure.
15 hours and 45 minutes of applied theory
6 hours of flight instruction on multi-engine aircraft
Validity and extension of your MEP rating
The MEP qualification is valid 12 months starting from the day of issue.
It can be extended for a further 12 months by passing an revalidation flight exam within 3 months prior to the expiry of validity.
Beyond that, you must complete an additional training course specific to the renewal of this qualification.
Period of validity
Your training centre
Find out about your training centre’s resources.
Paris - Toussus le Noble
The MEP training course takes place in Toussus le Noble on the Diamond DA42, a modern G1000 avionics training aircraft, particularly renowned for its flight demonstration capabilities.
Diamond DA42 G1000
Your online interface
Astonﬂy provides you with a dedicated digital platform to follow your training.
Consult the programming of your sessions (schedules, instructors, aircraft, simulators, classroom).
For each flight or simulator exercise, a rating out of 5 is reported by your instructor via the Astonﬂy online interface in order to create a progress map of your educational journey.
Track your payments and debits throughout your training and download your invoices online.
Request a quote for your MEP training
Receive your quote immediately by email and schedule an appointment with an Astonﬂy consultant online.