Ground school is required for private pilots only if you’re training with a FAA Part 141 flight school, but a quality ground school course offers more benefits than just meeting the requirements for your private pilot’s license.
Read answers to some of the most frequently asked questions students have about flight training, from scholarships and financing to weight restrictions to scheduling.
Treat your sweetheart to an unforgettable Valentine’s Day with the gift of a private helicopter tour.
This morning I awoke from a cold sweat from a nightmare that would not leave me. In seconds the moment is clear and the visions were not a nightmare at all. They were memories of a former life stuck beneath fluorescent lights, trapped inside of a cubicle, monotonously repeating the same tasks over and over […]
Training in a helicopter flight simulator can help you hone your skills and prepare for emergencies that are impossible to train for in a real helicopter.
Yes, you can still ride a helicopter during winter! Here’s what to expect if you take a winter helicopter tour, from cabin temps to planning for inclement weather.
Gearing up for your first helicopter ride can be exciting (and a little nerve-wracking)! As your flight date approaches, you may find yourself with a handful of burning questions about what the experience will be like, what to wear, and how you can prepare for your first helicopter ride. Read on for our top six […]
Flying is often associated with traveling to celebrate the holidays with friends and family, but for helicopter enthusiasts, aviation is always on the mind! This year, you can bask in the delight of surprising the ambitious aviator in your life with these five unique holiday gift ideas. From private tours to new apparel, read on […]
Training to become a helicopter pilot? Flight school is an investment, and your ground school course is no different. Opting for an online ground school course can save you money while still providing the same (or better!) high-quality training of an in-person course. While online courses offer unique advantages to their in-person counterparts, it might […]
Online ground schools offer unique advantages for students looking to become helicopter pilots. In addition to flexible scheduling and virtual access to course materials, online courses typically cost less than traditional in-person ground school options. There are benefits and drawbacks to both, which is why it’s important to weigh the pros and cons of each […]