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Helicopter Flight Training

Helicopter Flight Training

Safety, Experience and Expertise.

Helicopter pilots are a special breed. That is why the "tailor-made" training at Paris Air is an excellent choice for students seeking personalized instruction in helicopter flight and the Schweizer 300CBi is the perfect vehicle to help get their career off the ground.

Career Pilot Helicopter Program with Instrument Rating

Prior flying experience is not required.

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
Academic Classes 95
DUAL SCHWEIZER 300CBI (VFR) 58
DUAL SCHWEIZER 300CBI (IFR) 41
SOLO/PIC SCHWEIZER 300CBI (VFR) 51
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 35
SCHWEIZER 300CBI (FAA FLIGHT TEST PPL/IR/CPL) 4.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $62,604.00
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $1,800.00 (Included In Total)
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $495.00 (Included In Total)
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

Private Pilot Helicopter Program

Prior flying experience is not required.

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi 29
SOLO/PIC Schweizer 300CBi 6
ACADEMIC CLASSES 35
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 15
Schweizer 300CBi FAA FLIGHT TEST - PPL 1.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $15,771.30
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $600.00
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $165.00
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

Instrument Rating Helicopter Program

Prerequisite: FAA Private or Commercial Pilot Helicopter Certificate

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi 40.6
ACADEMIC CLASSES 30
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 10
Schweizer 300CBi FAA FLIGHT TEST - IR 1.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $16,761.30
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $600.00
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $165.00
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

Certified Flight Instructor Helicopter Program Initial Rating

Prequisite: FAA Commercial Pilot Helicopter Certificate.

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
Academic Classes 40
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi 25
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 10
Schweizer 300CBi FAA FLIGHT TEST - CFI 1.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $11,876.30
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $600.00
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $330.00
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

Certified Flight Instructor Instrument Helicopter Program Add-On Rating

Prerequisite: FAA Certified Flight Instructor Helicopter Certificate with Instrument Rating.

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi 15
ACADEMIC CLASSES 15
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 6
Schweizer 300CBi FAA FLIGHT TEST - CFII 1.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $7,105.00
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $600.00
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $165.00
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

Airline Transport Pilot Helicopter Certification Course

Prerequisite: FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate Helicopter with Instrument Rating, 1200 hours total time.

This course is approved and conducted under FAR Part 141. The cost for the program is based on the FAR Part 141 minimum requirements. Any additional hours in order to achieve individual proficiency will be charged at hourly rates. Paris Air, Inc. accepts transferring students and offers FAR Part 61 flight training to US Residents. Please contact an Admissions Officer for additional information.

Instruction Hours Cost
Academic Classes 40
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi (VFR) 10
DUAL Schweizer 300CBi (IFR) 15
PRE/POST FLIGHT BRIEFING 10
Schweizer 300CBi FAA FLIGHT TEST - ATP 1.5
Course Materials:
Textbooks/Manuals
Flight Materials
Navigational Charts Starter Set
Total $12,180.00
Additional Costs:
FAA Examination Fees:
FAA Examiner $600.00
FAA Medical Exam $175.00
FAA Written Exams $165.00
Processing Fees:
Admission Fee $350.00
SEVIS $200.00
TSA $130.00
Fingerprinting $50.00
Services offered at Paris Air:
Accommodations $700.00/$650.00/month
Transportation $175.00/month
Airport Pickup $250.00
Airport Drop Off $175.00

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