London, England – November 11th 2020. ICE Helicopters, a leading helicopter training and self-fly hire provider, is continuing to invest in expansion with the addition of 3 new members to the ICE team. Joining ICE Helicopters are instructor Ewen Goldsobel and Operations Assistant Henry Simpson and Hanger Assistant Bonnie Bryant. ICE Helicopters is proud to … Continue reading New Members Join The ICE Team
London, England – November 9th 2020. ICE Helicopters, a leading helicopter training provider. Has introduced the Robinson R44 Cadet into the most diverse ab intio training fleet in the country. The newest edition to the fleet, the Robinson R44 Cadet which first flew with ICE on the 1st of October, has already proven popular … Continue reading Press Release: R44 Cadet Enters Service with ICE Helicopters:
Many of you will be asking what the impact of the recently announced lockdown will have on our operations at ICE Helicopters. We endorse and will work according to the following flying guidance that was published by a third party which is broken down into 5 categories: Owners- You can fly your own machine with members … Continue reading ICE Helicopters Operational Plans During Lockdown 2
Further Investment in Helicopter Training Fleet ELSTREE, Herts., Sep. 7, 2020 – ICE Helicopters, the leading North London based Helicopter Pilot training provider, has announced further investment in its Ab-Initio training fleet, with the delivery of the first of its planned three Robinson R44 Cadet helicopters. Robinson built the ‘Cadet’ primarily for training, with customers such … Continue reading Press Release: R44 Cadet Added to ICE Helicopters Training Fleet
Following months of restrictions on flight training, the Department of Transport have today confirmed that dual training flights can resume from 4th July. In a statement, David Harding, the Deputy Director of General Aviation at the CAA has said: “Following the Prime Minister’s announcement earlier this week about changes to lockdown measures, I can confirm that … Continue reading Flight Training to Resume from 4th July
Whilst the aviation sector is facing a challenging time due to the disruption and uncertainty caused by COVID-19, we at ICE Helicopters are working hard to keep abreast of all of the latest developments with regards to the ‘restart’ of the helicopter training sector. We are hoping it won’t be too long now as we … Continue reading COVID-19 Update: 13/05/2020
LATEST UPDATE 07/04/2020 For those wondering what will happen to EASA type ratings and EASA medicals during the coronavirus restrictions, the CAA have since published ORS 1374 which extends the validity of various medical certificate and type/class ratings which were due to expire between 16th March 2020 and 31st October 2020. These can be extended … Continue reading CAA Regulation and Exemptions Update – 04/2020 – ORS 1374
When the time comes to decide which helicopter type to train in with ICE Helicopters, you will probably choose between 3 of the main training helicopters used worldwide that our training organisation uses. We use the Robinson R22, Robinson R44 and Guimbal Cabri G2 helicopter types for training lessons at our Elstree base. There is … Continue reading Which Helicopter Should I Learn to Fly On? R22, R44 and Cabri G2 Comparison.