May 17, 2016| 63

What To Look For In a Helicopter Flight School

When looking for a helicopter flight school, here are the 3 “W’s” you should pay attention to. Margie O’Connor You are outside enjoying the gentle breeze of a pure, blue-sky day when up above you hear the wap-wap-wap of a helicopter as it flies overhead. For a moment, you fixate on the helicopter, amazed at the way it flies and are immediately …

March 24, 2016| 18

Planning Your Helicopter Pilot Career

Dr. Mary Ann O’Grady Whether contemplating a helicopter pilot career or seeking a private rotorcraft pilot’s license , flying helicopters is like nothing most students have ever done or will ever do during their lifetimes. Prospective pilots of both genders are entering the field every single day from their late teens into their 50s and older. …

March 7, 2016| 442

The Requirements for Getting Your Private Helicopter License

John Peltier Don’t helicopters look fun to fly? Well, they are! You can take them anywhere and do anything with them. Okay, that may be a stretch and there are some limitations. But when compared with airplanes, helicopters can do anything. If you’re interested in learning how to fly helicopters , take an introductory flight . Get some time on the cont …

December 1, 2015| 40

How to Become a Helicopter Pilot

Learning to Fly Isn’t as Hard as You Think Wondering how to become a helicopter pilot ? The first steps to getting into a cockpit are clearly defined, and most people qualify to start training immediately . Here are the details you need to know. You’re watching the quintessential over-the-top car chase scene and the star is making a getaway so fa …

Go Top