Experience the thrill of flying around the Hudson Valley with this helicopter flight lesson from Westchester Airport in White Plains, NY. Start with an approximately 30-minute ground briefing 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.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wings Air Helicopters, White Plains, New YorkGround school and helicopter departureDuration: 30 minutesPass By: Hudson River, New YorkFlyoverPass By: Tappan Zee Bridge, Tarrytown, New YorkFlyoverPass By: Kykuit, Sleepy Hollow, New YorkFlyoverPass By: Croton Point Park, Croton on Hudson, New YorkFlyoverStop At: Wings Air Helicopter Charter, New YorkHelicopter arrival Duration: 5 minutes