EBG Helicopters specialise in flight training and have been teaching people to fly for over sixteen years. We are proud of the service we offer and of our success rate. We provide a personal service and will always do our best to make sure that you enjoy your time with us.
We’re based at Redhill Aerodrome, which is located in one of the busiest airspaces in the world between Gatwick and Heathrow Airports. Completing your CPL course in such a busy environment will prove invaluable to your career as a commercial pilot.
We have a wide variety of helicopters available for use during your CPL course. We operate both piston and turbine aircraft for training and commercially. Our training fleet consists of a piston-engine Guimbal Cabri G2,Two Robinson R22s, Three Robinson R44s as well as Two turbine engine Eurocopter/Airbus EC120s and a Eurocopter/Airbus EC130. All our helicopters are all dual-controlled and accommodate both you and your instructor in heated comfort.
Before you begin your CPL(H) course.
As a PPL(H) licence holder you will already be able to pilot your own helicopter or hire one of our fleet for self-fly hire and hour building. EBG can provide reduced rates for hour building subject to status.
There are a number of requirements associated with obtaining a CPL(H) licence:
|Minimum Age||18 years|
|Total Helicopter Hours||155 hours|
|Total PIC (Pilot in Command) Hours||50 hours|
|Cross Country Hours||10 hours|
|Theoretical Knowledge||Have passed the CPL or ATPL theory examinations.
(We can recommend modular courses if required).
|Medical Requirements||Hold a valid Class Two medical.
(We recommend obtaining a class One medical before starting the course).
International Students are very welcome; we can even organise accommodation for your stay if needed.
For more information please call us on 01737 823 282 or email us.