Your thrilling experience flying a Robinson R22 helicopter begins with a 30 minute ground lesson conducted at the helicopter launch pad in Pittstown, New Jersey. Here, your instructor will explain how the helicopter flies, what each control does, how to read the gauges, what to look for in conducting the pre-flight inspection, and how to make sure the helicopter is safe to fly.
After the completion of your ground instruction, you will take off for your 30 minute flight lesson from the Sky Manor Airport. With the help of your instructor, you will take the controls for your first flying lesson to see what it is like to pilot a Robinson R22 Helicopter. During your flight you will have the chance to experience many different flight conditions, such as, straight and level flight, climbs, turns, descents, and hovering.
By the end of this exciting experience, with the ground lesson and flight combined, you will have a basic understanding of how to fly a helicopter!
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