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Helicopter pilot

The qualities required to become a helicopter pilot

Extreme concentration is required for a professional pilot.

This activity is dangerous and this theft expert must be aware of this for himself, but also for others.

Self-control is essential here. To fly day and night, this helicopter pilot must show dexterity.

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A good physical condition is required to practice one of the most demanding jobs. Helicopter piloting requires being operational, but also respecting safety rules.

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Beyond personal qualities, the helicopter pilot must have certain skills. These are acquired during professional training.

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The qualities required to become a helicopter pilot

The studies required to become a helicopter pilot

To become a professional helicopter pilot, the required age is 18 and the flight hours on the clock are 150 hours. A theoretical exam is planned and a flight one as well.

The studies required to become a helicopter pilot

A distinction is made between the private helicopter pilot license (PPL-H) and the professional helicopter pilot license (CPLH). For the first license, certain conditions are required: to be over 17 years old, to pass a medical examination, but also to have followed an initial pilot training of 45 hours of flight.

Exterior view of the helicopter

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Seen inside the cockpit

Villefranche and Tarare aerodrome (LFHV)

I will show you the route to take in our aerodrome to be able to take off

I will show you the route to take in our aerodrome to be able to take off

I will show you the route to take in our aerodrome to be able to take off

Aerospatiale AS350 Squirrel

Airbus Helicopter H225M Caracal

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