Type: Robinson R44
World's best-selling helicopter from Robinson Helicopters
Torrance near Los Angeles, California, USA
Capacity: pilot + 3 passengers
Drive: Lycoming O-540 6 cylinder boxer engine, 245 HP
Cruising speed 210 km / h, maximum speed 240 km / h
Empty weight: 635 kg, max. Take-off weight: 1089 kg
Fuel: 100LL Avgas, tanks hold approx. 180l, consumption 60l / h
Recommended procedure for pilot training PPL
1. Arrange a trial flight
This gives insight into how you feel in the helicopter and whether the chemistry between you and the aircraft is right. Available on many of our 80 locations.
2. Aviation medical certificate
Please do not make any further expenditures without having the certainty that you are in good health in terms of aviation law. By the way, glasses are nowhere near as big a problem as many think. You will find a little more information and a list of doctors released by the Federal Aviation Office who are allowed to carry out the initial examination for fitness class 2 here .
3. Take the first aid course - if it has not yet been completed or there is no proof of it
4. Bring the rest of the documents - see above.
5. LET'S GO!