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Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (90 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary provided by New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training

Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (90 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary

Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (90 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary
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Last updated: Jul 17, 2020
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Only scheduled guests allowed. If temp. is high, you can't fly (fee applies). Masks avail. for purchase. All guests req'd to purchase a mic cover for flight (we can’t sanitize it). After 5:30pm, you'll need to prepurchase/bring exact change. Waiver, incl. COVID-19 liability release, req'd per guest.
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Face masks required for guides in public areas
About
Learn to Fly. Try your hand at flying a helicopter with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor to guide you. Help control the helicopter during takeoff and landing, and enjoy your airborne time to take control and maneuver the helicopter through the skies. Includes 30 mins of practical flight instruction in a helicopter, 60 mins of pre-flight ground instruction, and First Flight Log. Weight limit: 550 lbs combined, 300 lbs per seat. Minimum Age: 10. Must watch SFAR 73 Awareness Video. No license or prior experience is necessary.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 6201P8
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
Professional commercial pilot certified by the FAA with 20,000 hours of combined experience • Live Commentary • 30 Minutes of Dual Flight Time • 60 Minutes of Ground Instruction • First Flight Log • You must call supplier 12 hours in adv. to confirm time & observer (add'l fee req., max. 2 allowed)
Exclusions
Instructor Gratuity • Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off • Observer
Duration
1h 30m
Departure details
New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training, 5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
Inclusions
Professional commercial pilot certified by the FAA with 20,000 hours of combined experience • Live Commentary • 30 Minutes of Dual Flight Time • 60 Minutes of Ground Instruction • First Flight Log • You must call supplier 12 hours in adv. to confirm time & observer (add'l fee req., max. 2 allowed)
Exclusions
Instructor Gratuity • Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off • Observer
Departure details
New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training, 5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
Duration
1h 30m
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Please note: you must call supplier 12 hours in advance of travel date to confirm flight time and observer attendance (additional observer fee to be paid, maximum of 2 observers allowed), observers are not guaranteed unless they have been confirmed prior to date of travel.
Minimum age is 10 years to enjoy a lesson, minimum age is 5 years to be an observer.
A minimum of 1 person per booking is allowed per lesson. An additional passenger may be added as an observer for an additional fee (must contact supplier).
A maximum of 3 people per booking (includes observers).
Dress code is weather dependent; there is no air conditioning during the pre-flight briefing in the summer months.
Food and drinks are not allowed on the aircraft.
There are no restrooms on board.
No large bags are allowed on the aircraft, only small purses and bags.
This lesson is not recommended for those who are prone to motion sickness, please take the necessary precautions as refunds will not be provided in matters regarding these situations. Pregnant women are recommended to speak with their physician before flying.
All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking, the combined weight must not exceed 550 lbs and no individual can exceed 300 lbs.
You will be required to sign a safety waiver before take-off.
Flight time is defined as the time from engine start to engine shutdown. This includes the time it takes for takeoff and landing.
You will be required to provide photo ID at time of arrival.
In the event of a unique weather situation, we will reschedule at no charge to you to another date and time within two weeks of the original booking, so please have an alternate date and time in mind. Refunds are not available if a flight must be rescheduled due to weather conditions.
Children must weigh at least 35 lbs to fly in the helicopter.
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
    5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
    We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    French Quarter
    Mercedes-Benz Superdome
    Mississippi River
    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
  • You'll end at
    New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
    5701 Walter Beech St, New Orleans, LA 70126, USA
    We are in the back of Moffett Hangar, the building immediately to the left of the main terminal, facing the ramp. From the main parking lot, take a left and then an immediate right. We are at the end of the street directly across from the terminal.
    See address & details
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By: New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training
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An Amazing Time
Great!!! Amazing tour of the city of New Orleans, the Mississippi River, and Lake Pontchartrain. Very knowledgeable
chase2ng
chase2ng
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An experience I won’t forget!
Nick was such a great pilot and guide! This experience was one I will never forget! Seeing the city in this was was
kiyannaa2021
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Great pilot, informative, very nice trip, seen the entire city with my cousin, we both took photos and were pleas
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Experience
It’s was great experience for us it’s off our bucket list to do this adventure. This was something that I thought a
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my0shif
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Wonderful Experience!
Wonder experience. The pilot was great! He made us feel comfortable and relaxed. He provided great historical info
caseyhepting
caseyhepting
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Amazing Experience
Truly an amazing experience! Our pilot Lauren was very informative and she did such a great job making us feel comf
kylerD8230KX
kylerD8230KX
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Great experience and wonderful crew
Great experience for all ages!! Lauren was extremely informative, patient, and allowed me to do 99%. Would advice e
Kennyoria_87
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First time experience
This was a great experience.! I’ve never flown before, and I thought this would have been a wonderful experience up
LeoHariki
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You have to try it.
The whole experience was super professional. You really do get the fly the plane, not "fly" it like you might expec
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T2515PRdianea
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an awesome tour!
We had a really lovely time, we’re still buzzing about being in that little plane! This trip was a gift for my part
Mrtanderson2
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Awesome Flight
Super fun flight! New Orleans is a beautiful sight from above. Our instructor Lauren was everything we needed. She
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New Orleans Night Sightseeing Flight
I really enjoyed our guide pointing out and giving the background information of the specific landmarks. I love how
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Amazing date experience
Amazing customer service staff was very friendly and the driver was an amazing guide. I felt welcomed,safe, and com
257parriss
257parriss
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EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE
Excellent! Nick was our pilot and he was phenomenal. We were able to leave a little early so we got to catch so man
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Amazing
It was a great experience! The views at night were so breathtaking it was a gift for my boyfriend who is scared to