Take an intro flight

Try flying a Robinson helicopter.

After just 15 minutes of ground school, you'll get a 45 minute flight.

This is a safe, supervised way to try being a helicopter pilot before making the financial and time investment in flight school.

Pricing & route:

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Pricing

The intro helicopter lesson flight lesson flies in a Robinson R22, at a price of just $285!

Weight restrictions apply.  If the student is over 215Ibs, a Robinson R44 is used at the price of $529.

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The route

Departing from Montgomery Field Airport, you’ll fly over Mission Bay and La Jolla Shores and get a “hands on” experience by taking over the controls while flying along the coastline from Torrey Pines to Solana Beach.

You’ll head inland and return to Montgomery Field for a hover demonstration and make an approach to land at base.

Introductory Flight Route - Helicopter pilot training at Corporate Helicopters Flight Training Academy in San Diego, California.

Testimonials

I was smiling for the entire flight, so much so that my face hurt… I was hooked immediately. I set out to earn my helicopter rating.

Jim Hannemann

From my first intro flight, the flight instructors at Corporate Helicopters have been professional and extremely flexible to fit my training in between my busy travel schedule. They have continued to make flight training truly enjoyable.

Dave Cloutier, Flight Student

My experience from initial enrollment to completion of FAR Part 141 Private Pilot Helicopter Course, Robinson R-22 Beta 2, with Corporate Helicopters has been nothing short of absolute excellence.

Vince Carter, Private Pilot

I will always cherish the time I spent as a student at Corporate Helicopters, and would highly recommend them to anyone seeking an environment of professionalism, encouragement and dedication.

Greg Simons

Corporate Helicopters has given me the opportunity to receive a higher caliber of professional flight training in a great location that gives us experience in busy airspace and sunny days year round to keep training moving quickly.

Josh Young, Flight Student

I have been coming to Corporate Helicopters for the past two months to earn my Private Pilot License. It has been a great experience from day one. They have great staff members and very experienced, knowledgeable pilots to train you and get you where you want to be.

Daniel Mosquera, Flight Student