Programs & Pricing

*R-22 HP/Alpha/Beta – $205/hour solo; instructor $40/hour

*R-22 Beta II – $235/hour solo; instructor $40/hour 

*R-44 – $415/hour solo; instructor $60/hour

*R-66 – $875/hour instructor

 Night flight premium: Add $20/hour 

We currently offer Private, Instrument and Commercial training at the rates listed below. Call us for more details. *Please note prices vary based on location.

Private Pilot Certificate – Robinson R-22   $10,645

The times listed below are FAA minimums. It is difficult to obtain proficiency in the dual times listed, therefore, it is wise to add 10% to the total price for planning purposes. JTH does not have fuel surcharges and there is no sales tax in Oregon.

FAA Requirement per FAR 61.109 Private Pilot Helicopter

20 hours dual R-22 @ $245/hour $4,900
10 hours solo R-22 @ $205/hour $2,050
10 hours dual Cessna 172 @ $160/hour $1,600
20 hours ground @ $40/hour $800
Written and books $200
3rd Class Medical $85
Examiner fee and checkride (2.0 hours helicopter time, $600 examiner fee) $1,010
Total price for Private Rotorcraft Helicopter Certificate  $10,645

 

Instrument Pilot Rating- Robinson R-22 Beta II  $6,675

The times listed below are FAA minimums. It is difficult to obtain proficiency in the dual times listed, therefore, it is wise to add 10% to the total price for planning purposes. JTH does not have fuel surcharges and there is no sales tax in Oregon.

FAA Requirement per FAR 61.65  Instrument Pilot Helicopter

Quote requires Commercial license

10 hours in Elite Flight Training Device @ $65/hour  $ 650
10 hours in TH-150 Simulator @ $95/hour  $ 950
10 hours dual in Cessna 172 @ $160/hour  $ 1,600
5 hours dual in R22 Beta II @ $275/hour  $ 1,375
20 hours ground @ $40/hour  $ 800
Written and books  $ 200
Checkride and examiner fee (2 hours R22 Beta II @ $225/hour + $700 examiner fee)  $ 1,150
Total Cost for Instrument Rotorcraft Certificate  $ 6,725

 

Commercial Pilot Certificate – Robinson R-22   $24,725

The times listed below are FAA minimums. It is difficult to obtain proficiency in the dual times listed, therefore, it is wise to add 10% to the total price for planning purposes. JTH does not have fuel surcharges and there is no sales tax in Oregon.

FAA Requirement per FAR 61.129 Commercial Pilot Helicopter

This quote assumes a total of 150 hours of flight time, 50 of which are in a helicopter.  100 hours PIC, of which 35 hours are in a helicopter.  This also assumes the student obtained his private helicopter with the hours listed above and has 42 hours of logged flight time with 32 hours in the helicopter, 12 of which were solo and 10 in the airplane.

10 hours dual R-22 HP @ $245/hour  $2,450
88 hours solo R-22 HP @ $205/hour  $18,040
5 hours dual C-172 @ $160/hour  $800
5 hours instrument R-22 Beta II @ $275/hour  $1,325
20 hours ground @ $40/hour  $800
Written and books  $200
2nd Class Medical  $100
Examiner fee and checkride (2.0 hours helicopter time, $600 examiner fee)  $1,010
Total price for Commercial Rotorcraft Helicopter Certificate  $24,725

 

View our private pilot syllabus.  This is not to be copied or distributed.  If you would like a copy, please contact us and we’ll be happy to send you one.

Flight and Ground Instructor Private and Commercial @ $40/hour, CFI @ $75/hour

Scenic and photo flights @ $275/hour – 1/2 hour minimum

Saturday morning helicopter rides starting at 10AM – May thru October.  First come, first served.  Rides starting at $25 per person.  Call 503-577-6371 for details.