Leading Edge Flight Academy
Professional Helicopter Training in Bend, Oregon
Situated at 3,460 feet above sea level our location offers ideal conditions for learning to fly a helicopter. Get firsthand experience with mountain operations and the challenges of navigating four weather seasons. With 300+ days of sunshine, we’re able to fly 7 days a week year-round, and can introduce our students to unique, real-world landing sites like pinnacles and ridgelines. And, thanks to our four season location, we can prepare our pilots for aircraft operations across a variety of environmental conditions. From snow covered landing areas in the winter to high density altitude in the summer. Very few schools have this level of diversity in conditions.