Experience the thrill of flying around the Hudson Valley with this helicopter flight lesson from Westchester Airport in White Plains, NY. Start with ground instruction to learn about flying technique and safety, and then take to the air during an approximately 30- or 60-minute private lesson. You will be allowed access to the controls under the supervision of a certified flight instructor. While airborne, you will enjoy breathtaking views and try your hand at basic maneuvers.
In the Robinson R44 Raven II helicopter you have the option to invite up to 2 passengers to ride along with you (when option selected). Maximum weight 250 lbs per person and 500 lbs per helicopter. Flying lessons are not permitted in NYC airspace. No prior flying experience needed.
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Wings Air Helicopters, 67 Tower Rd Ross Aviation West, White Plains, NY 10604-1704
Ground school and helicopter departure
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Hudson River, NY
Pass By: Tappan Zee Bridge, 333 S Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591-5612
Pass By: Kykuit, 381 N Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591-1806
Pass By: Croton Point Park, 1A Croton Point Ave, Croton on Hudson, NY 10520-3024
Stop At: Wings Air Helicopter Charter, New York, 67 Tower Rd, West Harrison, NY 10604, USA
Duration: 5 minutes