FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS / ANSWERS

How much does it cost to get a Helicopter Pilot's License?

We provide many of our flight training courses at a fixed price, so there are no surprises.  The cost of the of our various helicopter training courses are listed on our pricing page.

 

What type of helicopter does Hi-Tech Helicopters use for flight training?

Our primary flight training helicopter is the a Schweizer 300CB.  This helicopter is an extremely safe training platform.

How long do I have to complete the training?

For the Fixed-Price courses, you have two years from the start of training to complete the course that has been purchased.  The pay-as-you go and member options do not have a time limit as the hourly rate is subject to change. 

How do I do I pay for flight training?

We provide several different payment options.  Pay-As-You Go option allows you to pay for each flight before the training is completed or Our Fixed-Price Courses require payment up front at a discounted rate.

How long does it take to get my helicopter license or rating?

The most common initial rating is the Private Helicopter Rating.  The FAA requires a minimum of 40 hours for the Private rating.  However, students generally take between 50-70 hours to obtain a private helicopter pilots license. 

Do you accept GI Bill?

We DO ACCEPT GI Bill .  We allow our veterans the opportunity to use their benefits to receive helicopter flight training.