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Our One-on-One Programs Allow Your Training Upon Acceptance


STEP 1: Schedule a Campus Tour or Phone Interview

Dial (415) 379-0021 or message us.

* Introductory Flight –   The Federal Aviation Administration also mandates 30 minutes of ground training before the flight. Flight $200.   

STEP 2: Apply

Download and fill-out the application and submit documentation required on the pre-admission check-list.


International Students

Pacific North Helicopter Academy is currently in process of getting F1 and M1 visa approval with the Department of Homeland Security. Check-back in mid-2017 for an update of our application status.


International students are encouraged to come for time building. There is no application for time building, just a phone interview.

STEP 3: FAA Medical Exam

 All students that wish to be employed in the aviation industry will need a second class medical. We recommend that during enrollment you are approved for at least a second class medical to ensure you are employable upon program completion. A second class medical must be renewed annually. Click here a list of FAA aviation medical examiners 

STEP 4: Funding

If you need financial assistance to help you afford flight school, there’s good news! There are many grants and scholarships available through the FAA. Check out the list of grants and scholarship programs available to flight school students. is also a great resource for finding helicopter scholarships.


Degree Program

You’ll have a number of financial programs available to you if you are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program with our partner college(s).


Vocational Training

Most financial aid is provided to those students seeking degrees. If you are not seeking a degree with your helicopter training, you’ll still have plenty of financing options available to you.


GI Bill

Pacific North is in the process of getting approval through state education boards and the Department of Veteran’s Affairs to receive Veterans’ benefits. Please check back soon.

STEP 5: Begin Training

Pay Tuition and begin ground and flight training,

Tours & Charters

(530) 214-0711

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Helicopter Academy

(415) 379-0021
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Turin Alps European Branch

+39 (340) 283-2051
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Truckee Airport

12219 Business Park Drive Ste 12, Truckee, CA 96161

South Lake Tahoe Airport

1901 Airport Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Rio Vista Airport

3000 Bauman Road, Suite C
Rio Vista, CA 94571

Turin Alps European Branch

Via San Francesco D’Assisi 22
Turin, 10121 Italy

Pacific North Helicopters is an Aviation Managing Firm and Tour Agency.
All the flight services are Operated by Reno Tahoe Helicopters/Heliminden LLC