This question exists, but is rarely asked of us and we think you should know how to choose the right flight school that fits your needs! If you’re ready to begin flight training but aren’t sure where to go, here are a few things to think about: Cost Choosing a Flight Instructor Reputation Part 61 […]
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Here is a list of books and reference material we usually suggest for your Private Pilot flight training. It’s not a complete list since you’ll also need things like the pilot operating handbook for your aircraft, as well as navigation charts and potentially material specific to your flight training.
Free Applications and a few paid ones, but our favorites for both Apple and Android!
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Join us for the 1st ever Marius Ivascu Aviation Scholarship Reception! Nearly 3 years ago this fund was created to honor the legacy of Marius Ivascu. Help us continue to pay it forward by attending our reception on September 16th, 2017 at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome. As we continue to award scholarships we need […]
We’re so lucky that the February temperatures have been so good to us, but it still seems like summer days are still so far away. After some quality time perusing YouTube we stumbled across this video of an R44 helicopter tour in Hawaii. These are the same helicopters we use, just half a world away! […]
One of our lesser-known services is very close to our hearts, and that is helicopter engagements. What better way to create a memory that will last a lifetime? This unique proposal will be cherished for years to come and admired by friends and family members. One of our favorite things about flying with couples is […]
At Independent Helicopters, we work with a wide range of customers, all of whom have a set of unique needs. Our fleet is made up primarily of Robinson R-22s and the Robinson R-44s, which both happen to be extremely fuel efficient, lightweight and fun to fly. These models allow us to maintain the level of service versatility that our […]
Amazing Hudson Valley sunrise
FAA ACE Academy! Every year we have the opportunity to work with the Boy Scouts of America and to introduce these young gentlemen into the wonderful world of Aviation They all look forward to a fun, interactive aviation summer camp! It’s geared towards middle-high school students who are interested in aviation and aerospace. Each […]