Island Air Services is Southern Californias premier helicopter training school. Taking the controls of a Helicopter and Learning to fly is an exhilirating experience. Island Air offers the courses, equipment and staff to get you soaring in a new career or hobby, and we can start today. Our training program is an individualized personal experience that can be tailored to each students specific needs.
Island Airs staff and instructors have over 10 years of flight training experience in Southern California, and our flight school conducts training under the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 61. Currently our program is pending for (FAR) Part 141 approval with the FAA and will then allow us to train under Part 141 and 61. Currently Not VA Approved
We currently operate the Robinson helicopters. Operating both the Robinson R22 and the R44's provides you with the ability to learn on both platforms and within each individual budget.
Whether you are looking for a full on career change or just want to learn to fly a helicopter we have you covered. Our courses include helicopter lessons for private, instrument, commercial, certified flight instructor, Instrument Instructor and airline transport pilot certifications. No matter what your helicopter requests are we have you covered.
All of our aircraft are meticulously maintained in house and kept in hanger. Our instructors are experienced and have what it takes to teach you the skills needed to fly. Island Air is located in Southern California at the Oxnard airport in Ventura County, adjacent to some of the most beautiful scenary this country has to offer. From private Malibu Beaches, Islands, Mountainous back country and more, our students experience flying in every condition known, from sea level to high altitude.
Island Air offers several options for payment. We do not require you to put all your money on the table to start training. During your visit we will discuss payment options and how our program works and tailor it to your benefit. We currently do not offer any in house financing, however there are options out there.
Whether your are interest in a career in EMS, firefighting, external load, tour operations or more, Island Air Services is the first step in that direction. Contact us today!