N171SF is available for rental through Illinois Aviation Academy located at the northeast corner of Dupage Airport (KPDA) in West Chicago, IL.  Flight time can be purchased for $185/hour (including fuel).

Rental pilots must hold at least a private pilot certificate.  Though insurance restrictions do not allow N171SF to be used for initial pilot training, it is perfect for use in attaining additional ratings such as instrument and commercial certificates, or just for the fun of flying.

Because N171SF has such advanced avionics unfamiliar to most pilots, before soloing in N171SF all pilots are required to complete the following training:

The checkout training should include special emphasis on:

In addition, for pilots intending to use plane under IFR:

Please contact Illinois Aviation Academy to purchase flight time.

Additional links to Illinois Aviation Academy:

Illinois Aviation Academy Website

IAA Flight Scheduling Website