Take to the air in a state of the art helicopter when you Learn to Fly near Denver!
Your experience begins when you meet your FAA Certified Flight Instructor. After 30-minutes of ground school and completion of the pre-flight checklist, you and your instructor will climb into the helicopter and prepare for take-off.
Choose between a Robinson R-22 or a Robinson R-44 helicopter for this experience. The fleet is beautifully maintained to the highest standard and flying any of the helicopters will be a memorable experience.
Your pilot will handle take-off and landing, but by mid-air you'll take control of the helicopter and learn how the professionals fly on an everyday basis. While in flight, you may have the opportunity to try straight and level flying, climbs, turns and descents!
Take in views of Boulder, Denver, the Rocky Mountains and more during the approximately 40-minute flight. When your feet are firmly planted back on the ground, feel free to take some photos with the helicopter and consider your first flight lesson complete!
Be prepared to experience a feeling few in the world ever have - the sensation of manning the controls of an airborne helicopter on this Learn to Fly experience near Denver!
Daily - 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Depending on the option selected, you will fly in a Robinson R-22 or a Robinson R-44 helicopter. Each of the helicopters are maintained to the highest standard, reliable and unique.
Participants must be at least 16 years of age. Anyone under the age of 18 must have parental consent. There are no height requirements. Participants that weigh more than 185 lbs pounds must choose the Robinson R-44 flight option. Students must not exceed 280 lbs for the R-44.
Safety is the top priority of your flight instructor. In the event of inclement weather, you will work directly with your flight instructor to reschedule. Always contact the experience provider on the day of your flight lesson with any questions regarding weather concerns.
No experience is necessary! This is considered an introductory flight lesson.
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