Helicopter Private Pilot Course
Obtaining your helicopter license is really rewarding. The initial helicopter pilot’s license is the Private Pilot license. With a helicopter private pilot license you are able to fly the helicopter as pilot-in-command. The helicopter private pilot course is intended as the starting point for new pilots that want to start flying as a career or for people the want to fly as a hobby or for personal business.
The estimate of the costs to complete the Helicopter Private Pilot Course with Apollo Helicopters is below.
|Books and Training Material||$280.00|
|20 Hours of Dual Flight Instruction||$6,700.00|
|20 Hours of Solo Flight||$5,600.00|
|30 Hours of Ground Instruction**||$1,650.00|
|FAA Written Exam||$150.00|
|FAA Check Flight||$400.00|
|Helicopter Rental for Check Flight @ $280 / hour||$280.00|
* Times published reflect minimum Federal Aviation Administration requirements, total cost may be higher
** Apollo Helicopters estimate. FAA CFR Part 61.105 does not reflect minimum time for ground instruction.
For those pilots that are interested in flying helicopters for a career, please review our Professional Helicopter Pilot Program.