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Robinson R22 Trial Lesson

A trial lesson in a Robinson R22 helicopter is the way most private pilots started their flying careers. This small, lightweight helicopter is by far the most popular choice for those learning due to its simplicity and low running costs.

A trial lesson will involve a ground briefing (often in the cockpit) followed by the flight itself. The primary topics covered within a trial lesson will include;

  • The fundamentals of how the helicopter works
  • The individual flight controls, their purpose and operation
  • A basic understanding of the flight instruments.

After take-off from Shoreham airport the student will have the opportunity to;

  • Manipulate each control in flight and
  • See how the helicopter responds visually or via the cockpit instruments
  • Follow the instructor through on some of more complex manoeuvres
  • Have a go at hovering (on flights of 30 minutes or more)
  • Experience radio communication with air traffic control.

Note: If the student is above 17st (108kg) in weight or over 6ft 2” (1.88m) in height the R22 may not be suitable. Please see the Hughes 300 or Robinson R44.

 

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  • My (now) Fiancé surprised me with this flight over the downs and back along the coast...what a surprise! And to top it off he had arranged for the words "Laura will you marry me?" on the garden at Rustington RAF!
    I loved every minute of the flight, stunning views and the pilot Cormac was lovely and did very well keeping the surprise! He even flew round the RAF a 2nd time as I missed it the first time!! Beautiful day and one I won't forget for the rest of my life!
    Laura K
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