How to become an Helicopter Private Pilot

Helicopter commercial pilot

PPL (H)

Do you want to fly just for leisure?

PRIVATE PILOT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be at least 16 years of age when flying solo for the first time at the flight school;
  • Hold a Class II Medical certificate (CIMA);
  • English knowledge;

HELICOPTER TRAINING PROGRAM:

PPL (A) HOURS
Air Law 30
Human performance 18
Meteorology 21
Communications 18
Principles of Flight 15
Operational Procedures 9
Flight Performance and planning 27
Aircraft General knowledge 57
Navigation 30
Garmin 1000 12
TOTAL 237                                    

DURATION:

  • 6 months;
  • 41,5 hours of real flight;
  • 6,5 hours of simulator flight.