Commercial Pilot License
The Commercial Pilot License is for students wishing to become professional helicopter pilots or those who'd like to improve their skills as a pilot by learning to fly with a higher degree of precision and academics. The commercial rating is required before a pilot may be compensated or hired by a company to fly.
Be at least 18 years old
Currently have at least a Helicopter Private Pilot License
Hold at least a current FAA Second Class Medical Certificate (to receive compensation)
Complete Ground School Training
Acquire at least 150 flight hours, which must include a minimum 40 hours of dual flight and a minimum 110 hours of solo/PIC (Pilot In Command) flight
Pass FAA written test (knowledge exam) and checkride (practical test)
American Helicopters provides a multitude of pricing options for the Commercial License.
1. Block Time - Purchase 10 hours of flight instruction and get an extra hour for free!
2. Pay As You Go
3. Packages - Please contact us about packages for the Commercial License