Learn to Fly a Helicopter - Intro Lesson. British Columbia

  • 1 Person
  • 1 Hour
  • Kelowna,BC

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Pilot a helicopter in this exciting flying lesson which will introduce you to the basic fundamentals of helicopter flying, from take off to landing, this familiarization lesson is designed to get you flying. 

Your experience includes

  • Briefing before take off 
  • Air time
  • Strategies & Techniques for safe flying
  • One on one lesson from a licensed instructor

What happens on the day

After arriving at the airport, you will be shown some of the facilities and the helicopters. You will then start your lesson with a short briefing before being shown to your helicopter, where your licensed instructor will give you specific instructions as you prepare to take off. You will sit in the cockpit whilst your pilot shows you the controls and dials, then it will be time to take off.

Once in the air, you will have one on one guidance from your instructor as you share the controls, getting real experience flying a helicopter. 


Approximately 30 minutes of ground instruction followed by 30 minutes of flight time.

You should allow 2 hours for the full experience

Essential Information:

  • Participants will be required to present a valid photo ID (passport or driver's license).
  • Participants must weigh less than 250 lbs, and the maximum combined weight of all passengers may not exceed 500 lbs.


Approximately 30 minutes of ground instruction followed by 30 minutes of flight time.


Spectators are welcome to come and watch or take pictures from the ground.

Weather Dependent: 

This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions. In the event of inclement weather, your pilot will work with you to reschedule your tour.

What to Wear: 

Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions.

Booking Information: 

For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7-14 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy: 

Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience,Lux Day's standard return and exchange policy applies. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 48 hours prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 48 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider.

5655 Airport Way, Hangar 5

Kelowna International Airport 

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