ATP Helicopter

FAA Requirements:

  1. Hold a commercial pilot certificate or equivalent, and an instrument rating
  2. Obtain 1,200 hours of flight time including:
    1. 500 hours cross-country
    2. 100 hours of night with at least 15 hours in helicopters
    3. 200 hours in helicopters with at least 75 hours as pilot-in-command
    4. 75 hours of instrument time of which 50 were completed in-flight with at least 25 in helicopters
  3. Pass an FAA written examination
  4. Pass an FAA oral and flight test
  5. Hold an FAA first-class medical certificate

Course includes the following:

1. 5 hours flight training (VFR)
2. 10 hours flight training (IFR in R22)
3. 5 hours ground instruction (VFR)
4. 10 hours ground instruction (IFR)