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Instrument Rating Certification Award

Instrument Rating Certification Award

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Celebrate the significant milestone of achieving an Instrument Rating (IR) with our custom-designed Instrument Rating Certification Award, the perfect gift for pilots who have successfully navigated the complexities of IFR (Instrument Flight Rules) training and check ride. This personalized plaque not only commemorates the dedication and skill required to earn this prestigious certification but also serves as a lasting symbol of the pilot's commitment to safety and excellence in aviation. Featuring space for the pilot's name, the date of their certification, and a personalized message, this award is tailored to capture the essence of their achievement, making it an ideal present for commemorating this significant step in a pilot's career.

The plaque is designed with precision, reflecting the meticulous nature of instrument flight training, and is a testament to the pilot's ability to fly under challenging conditions. It's an elegant acknowledgment of their hard work, perseverance, and the successful completion of their IFR check ride. Customizable to include specific details such as the flight school, instructor's name, or the aircraft type flown during the check ride, this present is not just a gift but a milestone marker that will be cherished for years to come. Perfect for graduation ceremonies, aviation milestones, or as a surprise to acknowledge their hard-earned certification, this plaque is a unique and thoughtful way to recognize the achievements of IFR pilots.


  • Made and designed in America
  • Classic cherry wood style finish
  • Permanently printed and won't fade or scratch off


  • Free personalization!
  • The name/details can be personalized. Type the name and any professional credentials to add.
  • Or, we can leave it blank.


  • We ship all orders within 3 business days from Austin, Texas.
  • Most orders arrive in 2-3 days transit.
  • Rush/Express shipping is available at checkout which is 1-2 day shipping time and faster production.


Available in three different sizes.

Small (7" x 9") for economical, easy gifting.

Medium (9" x 12") for a special "Thank You" or gift, this is the most popular size.

Large (12" x 15") for an impressive statement piece or award.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews

Perfect commemoration of my grandson’s Instrument Rating.

William Doolittle
Instrument Rating commemoration

A perfect commemorative plaque given to my grandson on his having achieved his private pilot instrument rating

Photo of plaque inside the optional velvet gift bag, showing some of the printed design.

An Easy Gift for Pilots

We can wrap the plaque in a soft, velvet gift bag. It adds a touch of elegance. Your design can also ship right to the recipient - the packing slip won't show the price. It's an easy gift.

Arrives Ready To Display

Built-in keyhole hangers on the back let you display the plaque on the wall. We also have a 100% satisfaction guarantee to ensure you get a good product.

Photo of plaque resting on table at an angle.

Designed Just for Pilots

We've also made these so the design always stays on. It won't scratch off or fade like some other awards - it is permanently printed on the plaque surface.

What Size Do I Need?

Three different sizes let you pick the meaning. Our Medium (9" x 12") is the most popular choice for a well-received gift. Large (12" x 15") showcases an impressive achievement.

Any Questions?

Contact us for any questions about this design (or any custom design you need) and we will reply fast. We can change most of the layout and text - and can also make custom corporate award and large orders of any design.