Welcome to Helicopter Flight Services
VA-Approved GI Bill Benefits
We are approved by the VA's GI Bill for students who are in the U.S. Armed Forces. The GI bill will pay students 60% of the cost of their training after their private license. Housing and transportation can be provided to anyone who relocates to the area.
Now Accepting M-1 Visa Student Enrollment
Looking for a career change? There is a Global demand for Helicopter Pilots! Helicopter Flight Services is pleased to announce that we are authorized to issue M-1 Visas to International students. We are delighted that you are interested in training in the United States, and we look forward to working with you.We can assist you with very affordable housing during your helicopter training at our flight school. Our enrollment process is very simple. If you have any questions about our International helicopter training programs, please contact us using the form on this page now for more information and the complete cost of the programs.
Thank you for your interest in Helicopter Flight Services. We've been flying and instructing for more than 20 years. Our accredited school is family owned and our main goal is to bring you outstanding service. We are a FAA Approved 141 school, an FAA part 135 Charter company and a FAA1 45 repair station. Our maintenance is done on our premises by Schweizer Factory trained mechanics that are on Helicopter Flight Services staff. This helps for fast turnaround on aircraft and safer for you. We fly the Schweizer 300C, 300CB and 300CBi. A FAA approved simulator is also available to help aid in your training and it counts towards your total flight time. FAA Medical and Flight Examiners are available on site as well as Written Exam testing.
Why Choose Helicopter Flight Services?
We are Professionals. Our strong code of ethics reflects in everything we do, from the respect with which we treat our students to the way we conduct our operations. Our demeanor transmits confidence and reliability to our customers.
Our prices are more affordable than our competitors. Our rates are very competitive. We offer an introductory flight for $140.00, which includes 15 minutes of ground school and 30 minutes of flight time, where you actually fly the helicopter.
We provide an excellent education. We believe an educated pilot is a safe pilot. Our graduates are knowledgeable, skilled pilots with many more chances for career advancement than the common pilot. Our graduates have moved on to great careers with big companies like Commerce Bank, Fox News, Warner Brother TV, CBS, NBC, Liberty Helicopters and many Police Agencies just to name a few. We want our students to succeed in the industry so we provide more than simply flight training. We conduct Job-seeking seminars, teach how to create resumes, handle job interviews, get grants, scholarships and loans, and a multitude of other services.
We care about our students and recognize each as being an individual with particular needs. Therefore we provide everyone with a personalized instruction. Our customers become friends.
Learning to Fly
Flying a helicopter is a challenging yet achievable venture. Unlike airplanes, helicopters can do much more than just transportation. The versatility and accuracy of helicopters makes them precision tools that are used to do surgical tasks.
Rare are the professions that can provide such a variety of jobs. The list of tasks particular to helicopters is innumerous but here are some of the most common missions:
• Aerial Photography
• Search and Rescue
• EMS (Emergency Medical Services)
• Executive Charter
• ENG (Electronic News Gathering)
• Power line Patrol
• Security Patrol
• Heavy Lift
• Scientific Survey and Research
• Sightseeing Tours
• Fishing Boat Spotter
• Offshore Oilrig Support
• Law Enforcement
• Heli Skiing
• Fire Fighting
• Cattle Herding
• Flight Instruction
• Test Pilot
Take the Next Step!
Note: Helicopter Flight Services is accepting International Students from the following countries only:
• United Kingdom
Please use the form on this page to contact us today. We'll help you get started!