Helicopters are so beloved that they’ve earned countless nicknames, such as “choppers,” “harleys” (short for harley-copters), and “motor-cycles,” for the many cycling motors they contain. Be an easy glider with this Groupon.
$142.50 for one two-hour helicopter-flying lesson (a $285 value)
- One-hour of ground training
- 30-minutes of flight time
- 30-minutes of debriefing<p>
Each lesson begins with one hour of ground training, wherein the instructor will go over parts of the helicopter and the basic controls. Next, the instructor and student take off for a half-hour training run, during which the student assumes control of the helicopter while the instructor guides. The experience then ends with a half-hour debriefing back on the ground.<p>
Operating out of Orlando Executive Airport, the HeliTeam's fleet is made up of Robinson R22, R44 and Bell helicopters. Their staff of experienced pilots have thousands of hours of flying time under their belts, and come from diverse backgrounds in multiple areas of the aviation industry. Students can relax and take in the views high above Orlando during a tour or discovery flight. The HeliTeam is an FAA approved Part 133, Part 141, Part 135 and Part 137 operator.