Pilot lifts up to three guests 500–1,000 ft. above Seattle for a 20-minute city-landmark tour
About This Deal
- Notable sights: floating bridges downtown stadiums and skyline, Lake Union, the Space Needle, and Gasworks Park
- The maximum weight per seat is 280 lbs, and 580 lbs total weight for all passengers
About 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.