Get a taste of what it is like to take control of a helicopter in flight during this Robinson R44 trial lesson
What You'll Get
- £111.95 for a Robinson R44 trial lesson
- Blackbushe: 23 March | 13 April | 18 May | 21 September | 12 October
- Lee-on-the-Solent: 30 March | 27 April | 26 May | 31 August | 28 September | 26 October
More dates may become available if these become fully booked
- Participants receive a certificate at the end
- Trial lessons may be logged and counted towards a PPL(H) licence
The Fine Print
Expires 4 months after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Booking required online https://www.phoenixhelicopters.shop/make-a-booking or via phone 01243 79090; provide Groupon code. Phone booking: Mon-Fri 9am- 5pm. 7-day cancellation policy. Validate a voucher within 30 days of purchase. Must be able to exit the aircraft unassisted. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. Max. weight: 18 stone. Subject to suitable weather. Full terms and conditions can be found here. Flights will be shared, max. 3 people, and will be a combination of being both at the controls for upper air flight, hover challenge and as a passenger. All passengers receive a pre-flight brief before the flight. Flight time approx. 20 minutes with 6-8 of those being at the controls, the rest as passengers. Certificate at the end of the experience. Conducted on specific dates. Valid for Blackbushe Airport or Lee-on-the-Solent Airfield. Valid for option purchased only. Verified using our merchant's website on 21 Dec 2018.
About Phoenix Helicopter Academy
Based at Blackbushe and Lee-on-the-Solent, Phoenix Helicopter Academy offers an array of services for budding aeronauts. Flights depart from Lee-on-the-Solent and Blackbushe airport, with trips including buzz flights, longer jaunts and tours. Lessons and licence training for fledgling pilots are also offered, as well as aerial photography, wedding experiences and corporate days out.