Flying Solo: 25 Hour* Helicopter Training With Elstree Helicopters

Flying Solo: 25 Hour* Helicopter Training With Elstree Helicopters

Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

£8950
Valid for 1 years

“The best thing about Elstree Helicopters is the genuine pride the instructors show as they watch you take to the skies” Evening Standard

Why we love it

No need to invest months of time in training, when you could learn to fly a helicopter solo in as little as 25 hours*! Elstree Helicopters offers a unique ‘Zero to Hero’ training scheme, allowing you to take flight in a Robinson R22, a helicopter that has been flown world-wide since 1979. Taking the controls, you will be able to fly yourself in one of these, showing the world below that solo has never felt so good!

What's Included?

  • Experience the rush of solo flying with Elstree Helicopters
  • Learn how to fly a Robinson R22 (2-seater) in 25 hours* of training time
  • Get to grips with all aspects of helicopter flight
  • Participate in Ground School under a unique Mentoring Scheme
  • Feel looked after with a dedicated student liaison officer

Description

If you’ve always wanted to learn to fly a helicopter, or simply enjoy the adrenaline rush of something daring and new, this is your chance. Piloting your own aircraft is no easy feat, but with the expert guidance and mentorship of the professional pilots at Elstree Helicopters, you’ll take to the skies in just 25 hours* of training.

This experience includes 25 hours* of training in all aspects of helicopter flight, including all the Ground School requirements needed to fly solo. You’ll also receive one-to-one tuition from highly skilled, experienced instructors in one of the world’s most recognised training helicopters.

By dividing your training into sections it allows you to achieve your goals faster. Should you wish to continue your PPL(H) training, the Zero to Hero programme puts you in the perfect position to reach the next milestone in your training. It’s also a great conversation starter at any dinner party or night out!

Description

If you’ve always wanted to learn to fly a helicopter, or simply enjoy the adrenaline rush of something daring and new, this is your chance. Piloting your own aircraft is no easy feat, but with the expert guidance and mentorship of the professional pilots at Elstree Helicopters, you’ll take to the skies in just 25 hours* of training.

This experience includes 25 hours* of training in all aspects of helicopter flight, including all the Ground School requirements needed to fly solo. You’ll also receive one-to-one tuition from highly skilled, experienced instructors in one of the world’s most recognised training helicopters.

By dividing your training into sections it allows you to achieve your goals faster. Should you wish to continue your PPL(H) training, the Zero to Hero programme puts you in the perfect position to reach the next milestone in your training. It’s also a great conversation starter at any dinner party or night out!

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Availability:

This experience is available:

  • Monday to Sunday (except bank holidays), 9am to 5pm

Other Useful Details:

For safety reasons, guests must be able to speak and understand English.

Due to health and safety reasons, guests are required to be able to get in and out of the helicopter unaided.

Height, age and weight restrictions apply; guests are expected to be in reasonable health and agile enough to get in and out of the helicopter unaided. You should not take part if you suffer from epilepsy, vertigo or if you are pregnant.

Maximum weight limit per person is 15 stone (95kg).

Maximum pilot height is 6.2' or 188cm.

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

*Hours quoted are the average needed to reach solo standard, however the number of hours actually required may vary depending on various factors. Any additional hours necessary will also be charged at the discounted rate. All fees are payable in advance and a medical plus our Helicopter Pilot pack are charged separately.

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Availability:

This experience is available:

  • Monday to Sunday (except bank holidays), 9am to 5pm

Other Useful Details:

For safety reasons, guests must be able to speak and understand English.

Due to health and safety reasons, guests are required to be able to get in and out of the helicopter unaided.

Height, age and weight restrictions apply; guests are expected to be in reasonable health and agile enough to get in and out of the helicopter unaided. You should not take part if you suffer from epilepsy, vertigo or if you are pregnant.

Maximum weight limit per person is 15 stone (95kg).

Maximum pilot height is 6.2' or 188cm.

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

*Hours quoted are the average needed to reach solo standard, however the number of hours actually required may vary depending on various factors. Any additional hours necessary will also be charged at the discounted rate. All fees are payable in advance and a medical plus our Helicopter Pilot pack are charged separately.

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

What's Included?

  • Experience the rush of solo flying with Elstree Helicopters
  • Learn how to fly a Robinson R22 (2-seater) in 25 hours* of training time
  • Get to grips with all aspects of helicopter flight
  • Participate in Ground School under a unique Mentoring Scheme
  • Feel looked after with a dedicated student liaison officer

Why we love it

No need to invest months of time in training, when you could learn to fly a helicopter solo in as little as 25 hours*! Elstree Helicopters offers a unique ‘Zero to Hero’ training scheme, allowing you to take flight in a Robinson R22, a helicopter that has been flown world-wide since 1979. Taking the controls, you will be able to fly yourself in one of these, showing the world below that solo has never felt so good! Read full description

Description

If you’ve always wanted to learn to fly a helicopter, or simply enjoy the adrenaline rush of something daring and new, this is your chance. Piloting your own aircraft is no easy feat, but with the expert guidance and mentorship of the professional pilots at Elstree Helicopters, you’ll take to the skies in just 25 hours* of training.

This experience includes 25 hours* of training in all aspects of helicopter flight, including all the Ground School requirements needed to fly solo. You’ll also receive one-to-one tuition from highly skilled, experienced instructors in one of the world’s most recognised training helicopters.

By dividing your training into sections it allows you to achieve your goals faster. Should you wish to continue your PPL(H) training, the Zero to Hero programme puts you in the perfect position to reach the next milestone in your training. It’s also a great conversation starter at any dinner party or night out!

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Description

If you’ve always wanted to learn to fly a helicopter, or simply enjoy the adrenaline rush of something daring and new, this is your chance. Piloting your own aircraft is no easy feat, but with the expert guidance and mentorship of the professional pilots at Elstree Helicopters, you’ll take to the skies in just 25 hours* of training.

This experience includes 25 hours* of training in all aspects of helicopter flight, including all the Ground School requirements needed to fly solo. You’ll also receive one-to-one tuition from highly skilled, experienced instructors in one of the world’s most recognised training helicopters.

By dividing your training into sections it allows you to achieve your goals faster. Should you wish to continue your PPL(H) training, the Zero to Hero programme puts you in the perfect position to reach the next milestone in your training. It’s also a great conversation starter at any dinner party or night out!

Opening Times

Monday to Sunday (except bank holidays), 9am to 5pm

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Availability:

This experience is available:

  • Monday to Sunday (except bank holidays), 9am to 5pm

Other Useful Details:

For safety reasons, guests must be able to speak and understand English.

Due to health and safety reasons, guests are required to be able to get in and out of the helicopter unaided.

Height, age and weight restrictions apply; guests are expected to be in reasonable health and agile enough to get in and out of the helicopter unaided. You should not take part if you suffer from epilepsy, vertigo or if you are pregnant.

Maximum weight limit per person is 15 stone (95kg).

Maximum pilot height is 6.2' or 188cm.

Bookings are subject to availability. We advise booking at least 6 weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

*Hours quoted are the average needed to reach solo standard, however the number of hours actually required may vary depending on various factors. Any additional hours necessary will also be charged at the discounted rate. All fees are payable in advance and a medical plus our Helicopter Pilot pack are charged separately.

This experience is not available on bank holidays and other special occasion days such as Valentine’s Day.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

Flying Solo: 25 Hour* Helicopter Training With Elstree Helicopters