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Helicopter Lesson and Video With or Without Two Extra Passengers from KC Copters (Half Off)

Johnson County Executive Airport

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Take the controls of an airborne helicopter under the guidance of a skilled and safety-oriented pilot

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Expiration varies. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 225lb weight max for 1-person option; 275lb weight max per person, 600lb weight max total for 3-person option. Must sign waiver. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The human obsession with flight stems from a refusal to accept limitations and an intense desire to find out which of your neighbors secretly have pools. Put your eyes in the skies with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $99 for a UFly helicopter lesson with video (a $199 value)
  • $198 for a UFly helicopter lesson with video and two extra passengers (a $398 value)

After a 15-minute ground-school session, participants spend six to eight minutes at the controls of an airborne Robinson R22 helicopter under the guidance of a skilled pilot. The entire helicopter-flying experience will be videotaped from inside the cockpit, producing a private video that can be watched online or downloaded onto your computer. Though the second option takes place in a four-passenger R44, only the main participant will be at the controls throughout the flight. View a sample experience on KC Copters' website.

KC Copters

Veteran reporter Johnny Rowlands is known not only for his real-time traffic reports, but also his immaculate flying record as a news-copter pilot. With more than 20,000 hours of incident-free flying under his belt, he opened KC Copters with a “flying smart” mentality that emphasizes risk management and enhanced safety protocol. Using Johnny’s safety-oriented methodology, professional pilots lead tours, lessons, and discovery flights in Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters. When they’re not cutting through the air over Kansas City, KC Copters’ helicopters and saddled griffins return to a climate-controlled hangar at Johnson County Executive Airport equipped with white epoxy floors and a passengers’ lounge.

KC Copters, A Johnny Rowlands Company

Veteran reporter Johnny Rowlands is known not only for his real-time traffic reports and breaking news coverage, but also his immaculate flying record as a news-copter pilot. With more than 20,000 hours of incident-free flying under his belt, he opened KC Copters with a “flying smart” mentality that emphasizes enhanced safety. Using Johnny’s safety-oriented protocol, professional pilots lead tours, lessons, and discovery flights in Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters.


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95% of 85 customers recommend

  • “we had a wonderful time, what a great group of people there..Johnny was so funny, Chris our pilot was the best and made my children feel so comfortable, they loved...”

    “we had a wonderful time, what a great group of people there..Johnny was so funny, Chris our pilot was the best and made my children feel so comfortable, they loved him...courtney at the front desk was wonderful and very sweet.....the German guy, sorry we cant remember his name was cracking jokes the entire time, he was a great guy....We will without a doubt be back...my 16 year old son cant wait to start taking his flying lessons next year....WE LOVE THEM ALL....it was a day we all will never forget.”

  • “It was really fun! :)”

  • “Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful experience! From scheduling to arrival to the actual flight, we enjoyed the time over beautiful Kansas City. Highly recommend, just...”

    “Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful experience! From scheduling to arrival to the actual flight, we enjoyed the time over beautiful Kansas City. Highly recommend, just think ahead if you're attempting a romantic gesture (champagne), as it is a thrilling ride, and queasy stomachs need not apply!”

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    Johnson County Executive Airport

    12921 W 151st St.

    Olathe, KS 66062

    +19134409499

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