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See what it takes to become a pilot during this Christchurch helicopter trial flight . Behind dual controls and seated alongside a highly professional instructor in a Robinson 22, you will learn how to take-off, hover, fly and land safely and effectively.
Ever imagined what it would be like to be a pilot? Now's your chance to find out during this helicopter trial flight over Christchurch. After introductions and a comprehensive pre-flight briefing, you'll hop inside the Christchurch Helicopter and grip the dual controls. Before you know it, you'll hear the engine roar to life and you'll be taking charge of take-off, with your expert instructor right by your side. Learn to hover and fly whilst taking in views of the region before safely landing back at base. The exhilaration is unmatched.
This experience is part of the Responsible Range as it was awarded an Enviro-Gold endorsement and was a 100% Pure NZ award nominee.
Please allow 60 minutes for this experience, including a briefing and flying time.
Weight limitation of 120kg Height minimum of 150cm
This is a one-on-one lesson with your instructor.
No spectators allowed in helicopter, however family and friends can watch from behind the fence
This experience is weather dependant and may be cancelled at the discretion of the provider in the event of high wind or poor weather.
This experience takes place in Christchurch over the flight training zone in the Canterbury region
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