Austin Aviation Helicopters
The Midland's Premier Helicopter School
Tel: 01384 221050 Mob: 07804745950
G-BYIE is one of our Robinson R22 helicopters Based Halfpenny Green Business Airport, South Staffordshire.
She is affectionately known as "Bye" amongst the pilots and students at our flight school.
The Aircraft is a Beta 2, the latest variant of the Robinson R22. She is a two seater aircraft, and is used by AA helicopters as initial training aircraft for PPL(h) or Private pilots licence in Helicopters.
The aircraft has an all up weight of 1370 lb and up to 3 hours of flying endurance, so it is the perfect commuter vehicle, and in fact many of our Self Fly Hire Pilots use the Robinson R22 as business tool to save them precious time.
The aircraft has a top speed of 91 Knots (105 miles per hour) and ceiling height of 14,000 feet!
We offer both lessons and Trial lessons in this aircraft for anyone over 14 years old and over 9.5 stone and under 16 stone. As the aircraft has C of G (Centre of Gravity) limitations.
To book a flight in this aircraft, just fill in the form and someone will get back to you!