R-44 Full-Down Autorotation Course

The full down autorotation course is designed for experienced pilots who wish to improve their autorotation and emergency landing skills in a safe training environment by highly skilled instructor pilots. This course will provide the ground and flight training necessary to safely transition a helicopter pilot from autorotations with a power recovery to full down autorotations.

Enrollment Prerequisites

  • Must have an FAA private or commercial helicopter pilot license

Eligibility Requirements

  • Read, speak, write and understand English
  • Hold at least a third class medical certificate
  • Hold a PIC endorsement for the Robinson R44

* Hours are based on pilot proficiency. Rates listed for the R22 are block rates, available when customer chooses cash deposit option of $3,000 deposit increments. Add $10/hr for regular rate on R22 aircraft rental.

COURSE COMPONENT HOURS RATE TOTAL
Dual Flight Instruction 7.0 $545 $3,815
Ground Instruction 5.0 $50 $250
R-44 Full-Down Autorotation Course Total $4,065