Transition Courses

*Robinson R44 Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate helicopter operations in a Robinson R44.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $525.00/hr $2,625.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $  60.00/hr $   600.00
$3,225.00

*Robinson R66 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate helicopter operations in a Robinson R66.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $1,050.00/hr $5,250.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $  150.00/hr $1,500.00
$6,750.00

*MD500 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a MD500.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $950.00/hr $4,750.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $150.00/hr $1,500.00
$6,250.00

*MD530 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a MD530.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $1,400.00/hr $7,000.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $150.00/hr $1,500.00
$8,500.00

*EC-120 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in an EC-120.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $1,500.00/hr $7,500.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $    150.00/hr $1,500.00
$9,000.00

*AS350 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in an AS350.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $1,700.00/hr $8,500.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $   150.00/hr $1,500.00
$10,000.00

*Bell 205 Turbine Transition

Course Requirements:

  1. Hold a private pilot helicopter certificate.
  2. Obtain sufficient dual instruction for proficiency.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and ability of pilot certificate-turbine helicopter operations in a Bell 205.
Course Includes:
1. 5 hours of dual instruction $2,500.00/hr $12,500.00
2. 10 hours of ground instruction $   150.00/hr $  1,500.00
$14,000.00

*Please note that all Transition Courses can take from 5-10 hours of flight time depending on ability and proficiency.