Site Code: ABS52304 

Computer Assisted Testing Service (CATS) is available for your FAA exams at P&N Flight & Charter.  You can take your exam and get instant results. The cost is $160.00 per exam (AOPA members receive a $10.00 discount). To register for your exam, call the Marion Airport (319-377-0457) or email for online registration instructions.  With the online process, you pay, schedule and register in advance, so this is taken care of before your test date, allowing you to focus on your test.

Available Tests Include:

  • Private Pilot

  • Instrument Pilot and Instrument Instructor

  • Commercial Pilot

  • Flight Instructor

  • Fundamentals of Instruction

  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic

  • Ground Instructor Advanced and Instrument

  • UAG Drone

Bring the following information on the day of testing:

  • The name of the test you wish to take

  • Social security number

  • Government issued photo ID with with current address, weight, height, and date of birth

  • If your current address is not on your photo ID, bring two forms of proof of current address such as a utility bill or bank statement

  • Credit card with expiration date and CCV

  • Endorsement to take the test, if required


Site Code: P&N

PSI True Talent is a leading provider of web-delivered, high-stakes testing and assessment solutions for major government and corporate clients, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Transportation Security Administration and the Federal Air Marshal Program, the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Office of the Comptroller of Currency, the Office of Personnel Management, USAHire, Procter & Gamble, Jones NCTI (programs for Bright House, Cox, Time Warner), and many others. In addition to proctored web based testing, the PSI True Talent Testing

Center Network also provides I-9 Verification Processing.




If you're already prepared for the test by self-study, a formal class is not required! Simply call to schedule the test at 319-377-0457. No pre-requisites required. Please have your specific and preferred date and time in mind before you call. We will work on your schedule as much as possible. Weekends and evenings are available. 

If you do not want to study on your own, our course in taught in person one-on-one with a certified flight instructor and commercial pilot who holds and unmanned aircraft certification. This is one of the few places in the region that offeres this training in person. Upon completion you can take you computerized test on site to earn your unmanned aircraft certification. Unlike an online ground school, we will walk you through the process start to finish. Group classes are available for news media employees, first responders, realtors, and and aerial service companies. 

Through our in-person course, you will learn all of the required information to pass the test, including:


  • Applicable regulations relating to small unmanned aircraft system rating privileges, limitations, and flight operation

  • Airspace classification and operating requirements, and flight restrictions affecting small unmanned aircraft operation

  • Aviation weather sources and effects of weather on small unmanned aircraft performance

  • Small unmanned aircraft loading and performance

  • Emergency procedures

  • Crew resource management

  • Radio communication procedures

  • Determining the performance of small unmanned aircraft

  • Physiological effects of drugs and alcohol

  • Aeronautical decision-making and judgment

  • Airport operations

  • Maintenance and preflight inspection procedures