Swiss Helicopter

Contact Information

Address: Hartbertstrasse 11, CH-7000, Chur
Country: Switzerland
Phone: +41 (0)81 252 63 44

Headquarter / Branches


Swiss Helicopter is an ATO (Approved Training Organisation) approved by the Federal Office of Civil Aviation FOCA. With the changeover to the EASA FCL system, the training has been certified  ATO last April 2014. With Swiss Helicopter you can be trained to become a helicopter pilot in accordance with the latest European JAR regulations.
Responsible for practical training are our helicopter bases in Locarno (Ticino), Pfaffnau (Central Switzerland), Berne-Belp (Berne-Western Switzerland), Gruyères (Berne French-speaking Switzerland) and Balzers (Eastern Switzerland). Theoretical instruction can be completed with us or at one of our partner theory schools. We continually offer private pilot training PPL(H), commercial pilot training CPL(H), mountain flight training MOU(H) and IR(H) and much more.
Please note: The minimum number of training hours is given in Rotor Turning Time (RTT)

Training Offered


Helicopter Pilot Training

Helicopter Main Courses

Private Pilot
Commercial Pilot
Instrument Rating
Flight Instructor

Other Helicopter Courses

- ATO Flight School
- Helicopter School
- PPL H - Private Pilot Licence
- CPL H - Modular Flight
- CPL H - Modular Theory
- CPL H - Integrated
- IR H - Flying and Synthetic Training
- IR H - Modular Theory
- FI H - Flight Instructor
- NIT(H) - Night Flight Qualification
- HDF(H) - national regulated
- MOU(H) - national regulated
- FI CPL(H) differential course

Helicopter Type Ratings

Airbus Helicopters - AS350
Airbus Helicopters - AS350B3
Airbus Helicopters - AS355N
Airbus Helicopters - EC120
Airbus Helicopters - EC130B4
Airbus Helicopters - SA315
Airbus Helicopters - SA316
Airbus Helicopters - SA319
Agusta Westland - AW109
Agusta Westland - AW139
Bell - 206
Cabri - G 2


Type ratings