Be a pilot for a day! Take the controls and learn how to fly a helicopter from a FAA Certified Flight Instructor. We will start with a ground instruction lesson introducing the Robinson R22 helicopter and how to safely fly. (20 min) Then we will take off from Auburn Airport for stunning views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Sacramento Valley. We will fly over gold country, Lake Clementine and the canyons of the American River. You will gain a core knowledge of helicopter flight, navigation, and airspace operations. Most importantly, you will experience the freedom of flight as a helicopter pilot!