Helicopter Flight Training Tips

If you’ve ever dreamed of flying a helicopter, whether recreationally or as your career path, you’ve come to the right place. At Wings Air, we are dedicated to giving you the tools, skills and knowledge necessary to help you succeed as a licensed helicopter pilot. Before you get started, we’d like to answer some common questions about flight training to help you determine if flight training is right for you.


What are the requirements?

The requirements are fairly simple to begin the flight training process. It is required that all applicants be able to speak English fluently, be a US citizen or TSA-approved, be at least 16 years of age, and pass a medical exam.


What’s the time commitment?

Earning your helicopter pilot license will require a great deal of dedication. There are various types of pilot licenses available, however for a private pilot license, you will need at least 30 hours of dual instruction and 10 hours flying solo. For a commercial pilot license, you will need to log 150+ hours of flying time.


Why Wings Air Flight School?

If you’re interested in pursuing a helicopter license, we hope that you will consider Wings Air for your training. We offer the ultimate flying experience, superior helicopters, personalized training, HD cameras, and GPS tracking so you can receive the flight training experience of a lifetime.


If you’re ready to fly through the clouds in a challenging yet rewarding training environment, call Wings Air Helicopters today.