Trial helicopter lesson at Elstree Aerodrome in Hertfordshire. Wonder what you get up to on your first flight in a helicopter? Join Rachel as she has her first go at...
Category - Guimbal
During the 1980s, Bruno Guimbal, while working at Eurocopter on the Eurocopter AS365 Dauphin and Eurocopter EC120 Colibri helicopters, decided to independently pursue the development of a two-seat reciprocating engine helicopter. This rotorcraft would incorporate numerous safety-related and general technological advances commonly applied to larger turbine-powered rotorcraft, but typically absent from reciprocating-engine helicopters. These technologies included Eurocopter’s Fenestron anti-torque shrouded tail rotor and Spheriflex main rotor, in addition to a composite fuselage.
Here we have 6 minutes of pick-ups and set-downs. I’m just over 26 hours in my add-on training. If you look closely, you’ll notice my instructor leaves his hands off the...
Here we did my first full-down autorotation in the Cabri G2. I was amazed at how smooth it was.
PH-HCC Guimbal Cabri G2 Helicopter Teuge Airport 7 Feb 2020
The cause of a deadly helicopter crash in Maryland remains under investigation after two men died when their aircraft went down in the Chesapeake Bay.