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Helicopter - Turbine Transition

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Alouette II made by AerospatialeWhether you are looking to expand your skills for your career or you need a transition to the Alouette, this is the program for you.  This helicopter means business with 5 seats, 35 gallons of jet fuel per hour burn, and fuel capacity of 153 gallons.  It is available to you for a turbine transition that promises to be special.  We'll start with a review of the manuals and then fly the contracted number of hours.

Rate (as of July 1, 2006):

$500/hour, minimum 5 hours

About the helicopter

The helicopter used for this program is the Alouette II, made by Aerospatiale. 
US Registry
Certification Class: Standard
Number of Engines: 1
Engine Type: Turbo-shaft
Engine Manufacturer & Model: Turbomeca ASTAZOU SER

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