Experience the Discovery Helicopter Lesson Thrill
Following the lesson, you and your flight instructor will strap in the R22 for an exciting take-off. While flying over the beautiful English countryside, the instructor will relinquish the controls to you so that you can experience the adrenaline and joy of flying, hovering, banking, and controlling your very own helicopter.
Helicopter hover challenge
JAA-certified helicopter pilot
Robinson R22 helicopter
Overview of Discovery Helicopter Lesson
Prepare to experience the adventure of a lifetime or elevate your passion for flight by taking the controls of a two-seater R22 utility helicopter. Zipping through the air, learning to climb above the lush English countryside, and hovering in place, the Discovery Helicopter Lesson introduces you to the basics of helicopter aviation under the instruction of a UK, JAA-certified pilot.
Whether as a helicopter lesson gift, for a one-of-a-kind experience, or to take the first steps in becoming a full-fledged pilot, the introductory lesson is a hands-on experience and a fun-filled adventure in a professional setting.
The helicopters used are certified by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and safety is always put above all else. During the actual flight, your instructor will diligently take all safety measures and only relinquish the helicopter’s control once the flying environment is determined 100% safe for you to fly.
The Discovery Helicopter Lesson includes:
- Total Flight Time = 25 minutes
- Total Experience Time (safety briefing, introductory lesson, and flight) = 60 minutes
- Helicopter Used: Robinson R22 two-bladed, single-engine light utility helicopter
- Departure and Landing Location: See here
- 12 month vouchers available
The entire price for the Discovery Lesson and the flight is £230.
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