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Trial Introductory Flight

Do you want to experience the thrill of actually flying a helicopter? Trial Introductory Flights are ideal as gifts or purely as an introduction to the world of helicopters.

Townsville Helicopters offers Trial Introductory Flights (TIF's) to the general public. The program consists of a classroom tutorial on the effects of controls of a helicopter, followed by a flight in a helicopter where you actually fly. The helicopter is fitted with dual controls and a qualified instructor will be there to guide you through the lesson. You will experience hovering, controlled forward flight and many other manouevers the helicopter is capable of, whilst enjoying the views of Townsville. 

Please note: Your friends and family are welcome to take photos, but we are not able to take passengers when we are instructing in the helicopter


Packages

R22 Trial Introductory Flight

A classroom tutorial and a 30 minute/1 hour flight lesson in a 2 seat helicopter, called an R22. The R22 is the most common training helicopter in Australia (Maximum student weight 109 kg)

30 minute TIF - $395 incl.GST (Gift Vouchers Available)

1 hour TIF - $585 incl.GST (Gift vouchers available


R44 Trail Introductory Flight

A classroom tutorial and a 30 minute flight/1 hour lesson in our air-conditioned, hydraulically assisted 4 seat helicopter, called an R44. The R44 is a very popular piston-engined helicopter and is also used for training in Australia (Maximum student weight 136kg)

30 minute TIF - $660 (Gift Vouchers Available)

1 hour TIF - $1320(Gift vouchers available


Payment by EFTPOS or Direct Debit on or prior to the flight - Credit Card transactions will attract a 2% surcharge

Please contact us if you have any enquiries.