Take an intro flight

Try flying a Robinson helicopter.

After just 30 minutes of ground school, you'll get a chance to fly.

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

This video shows a helicopter flight in a Robinson R22, but the Intro Flight is flown with a Robinson R44.

The video above shows a flight in a Robinson R22, however the Intro Flight is flown with a Robinson R44.

Pricing & route:



The intro helicopter lesson flight lesson flies in a Robinson R44, at a price of just $399!

FAA weight restrictions apply.


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. Call for a detailed description.


My experience from initial enrollment to completion with Corporate Helicopters has been nothing short of absolute excellence.

Two pilots in a helicopter in-flight
Vince Carter, Private Pilot

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.

Two pilots in a helicopter in-flight
Daniel Mosquera, Flight Student

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.

Two pilots in a helicopter in-flight
Dave Cloutier, Flight Student

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.

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Josh Young, Flight Student

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.

Two pilots in a helicopter in-flight
Jim Hannemann

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.

Man standing next to red helicopter
Greg Simons