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$79 for a Helicopter Flight Lesson from Helicopters Northwest ($165 Value)

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After 30 minutes of ground school, guests pilot an R22 helicopter for 30 minutes

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Expires Dec 25th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per person per visit. Reservation required; subject to availability. 48hr cancellation notice required or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Must sign waiver. Must be 15 or older. 190lb weight max. Subject to rescheduling due to inclement weather, maintenance, or flight restrictions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The desire to fly is the driving force behind many common hobbies, such as learning to fly a helicopter and fattening up pigeons until you can ride them like horses. Obtain a bird’s-eye view with this Groupon.

$79 for a Helicopter Flight Lesson ($165 Value)

After 30 minutes spent on the ground learning the basics, guests take the controls of an R22 helicopter and zoom through the skies under the guidance of an experienced instructor for another half-hour. Once back on the ground, guests can slip into a new Helicopters Northwest T-shirt.

Helicopters Northwest

Helicopters Northwest's squad of certified flight Instructors and commercial pilots mans a fleet of Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters for training sessions and tours. Teachers team up with students for individualized new-pilot preparation or add-on sessions for experienced pilots eager to acquire additional ratings in one of five areas, including private pilot and certified flight Instructor – instrument.

Individuals interested in taste-sampling the skies can stick out their tongues during introductory 30-minute flights and aerial-photography flights, designed for snapping shots of boats in motion or breathtaking scenery below. Said scenery is also accessible via Helicopters Northwest's three Seattle tour packages, which hoist guests 500–1,000 feet in the air for bird's-eye views of cherished Seattle landmarks such as Snoqualmie Falls.


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98% of 836 customers recommend

  • “Awesome, fun and amazing views of the city.”

  • “We don't have any tips. But the instructor was absolutely wonderful and knowledgeable. It was a perfect day for flying, my son had a terrific time. He couldn't stop...”

    “We don't have any tips. But the instructor was absolutely wonderful and knowledgeable. It was a perfect day for flying, my son had a terrific time. He couldn't stop talking about it and what a great time he had and how terrific the experience was.”

  • “I did the helicopter tour with Northwest with my parents. It was much more fun than we had expected. The view was amazing. We took lots of nice pictures. The...”

    “I did the helicopter tour with Northwest with my parents. It was much more fun than we had expected. The view was amazing. We took lots of nice pictures. The experience was incredible. Thank you! We would definitely recommend this!”

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    Georgetown

    8500 Perimeter Rd. S

    Suite 2

    Seattle, WA 98108

    +12067670508

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Classes and lessons, from horseback riding to wine tasting
Extraordinary "bucket list" opportunities, such as skydiving and helicopter tours
90% of the people were positive about the Instructor, most described it as Great.
80% of the people were positive about the Adventure, most described it as Informative.
83% of the people were positive about the Ride, most described it as Incredible.
Many people described the Experience as Great. Others thought:
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86% of the people were positive about the Staff, most described it as Friendly.
80% of the people were positive about the Service, most described it as Great.
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