Cardinal Wings Aviation
Louisville's Elite Flight Training Center

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Management Services

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Robinson Transition

Robinson Transition TrainingIf you are a helicopter pilot wanting to transition into the Robinson helicopter, the requirements based on SFAR 73 are:

Awareness Training
10 hours dual
– Enhanced training in autorotation procedures,
– Engine rotor RPM control without the use of the governor,
– Low rotor RPM recognition and recovery, and
– Effects of low G maneuvers and proper recovery procedures.

These are the minimum requirements. The amount of time it takes to become safe and proficient, depends on the students’ dedication, background and availability. We will work with your schedule and advise a plan that best fits your needs.

This Estimation Includes:

  • 10 Hours of Dual Flight Time
  • 1 Hours Ground Training
  • Fuel (Our helicopters are only rented at a WET rate.) 

Estimated Training Costs In:

  • Robinson 22: $3,665
  • Robinson 44: $7,215

(Estimates do not include: Written Exam, Examiners Fee, Taxes and Airport Fees)

*Note: All Training Costs may vary on Dedication and Commitment of the Student