Montana Helicopter Training
Become an unrestricted aviator with our helicopter training programs. With close to twenty license certifications and extended training programs available, Northern Skies Aviation can train, prepare, and certify you for both recreational and professional aspirations. If your dream is to learn how to fly a helicopter, we can help you achieve it.
Helicopter training available for:
- Private Pilot
- Commercial Pilot
- Instrument Rating
- Airline Transport Pilot
- Certified Flight Instructor
- Instrument Flight Instructor
If you are thinking of a career in piloting helicopters, the jobs are still plentiful for skilled aviators. Northern Skies carries the expertise and confidence to assist you in acquiring a commercial license and flight instructor certificate to prepare for a successful career in the helicopter and the aviation industry.
Helicopters are the most versatile aircraft, capable of landing virtually anywhere. They have impeccable maneuverability and handling. Helicopters are agile and a great way tool for aerial views, site seeing, or remote location work.
They are the ultimate SUV!
With the ease and comfort of making your own schedule you can fly into your favorite hunting or fishing spot that would otherwise inaccessible by car or plane. Or commute to and from a mountain home into the city for quick time saving travel.
Northern Skies Aviation is FAA 141, VA Chapter 30, and INS approved. We have exceptional and comprehensive training curriculums. Our staff of instructor’s are among the areas most knowledgeable and have logged over 30,000 hours of combined aviation airtime.
We do our helicopter training in a Schweizer C model, which is considered the safest helicopter in the world. The Schweizer has a proven safety record, unparalleled maneuverability, inherent flight stability, and responsive handling.
GPS, VOR – Laurel Municipal Airport
DME Arcs, ILS, and traffic radar for Billings Logan International Airport
It is not necessary to be an airplane pilot before undertaking helicopter training; but if you are, we offer Helicopter Add on Rating Courses for the following:
- Private Pilot (*25 hours)
- Instrument Rating (*18 hours)
- Commercial Pilot (*35 hours)
- *Minimum requirements