Approved by Vantage Aviation Limited or by the CAA.
General aviation and government organizations.
Qualified, current and experienced helicopter pilot with spare capacity. Holding an in date medical examination.
The applicant will gain the skills and confidence desired to fly in mountainous areas.
Varies, typically 1 day
Varies, typically 1 to 3 days
The course can be conducted in the UK or USA or using the client’s own aircraft.
On completion the students will be issued a certificate approved by Vantage Aviation.
Because of the more demanding nature of mountain flying, you should carefully consider your experience and background before beginning a flight into mountainous terrain.
First, it is essential that you consider attending a recognized mountain flying course to give you the knowledge and skills you will need to be safe. Mountain flying in many areas will stretch your abilities to fly proficiently, navigate, and deal with weather.