Leonardo da Vinci's sketchbooks reveal that the artist had original plans for a machine that would function much like a modern helicopter. Unfortunately for him, the science hadn't been invented yet. Artistic innovation meets the open air with today's deal from Sky River Helicopters in Williamstown: Pay $120 (regularly $250) for a 45-minute (30 on the ground, 15 in the air) beginner's private helicopter lesson in a Robinson R-22. Or, uplift with a friend and pay $240 (regularly $520) to fly together in a Robinson R-44 chopper -- with one of you manning the controls in the air. If you're instantly hooked, not to worry: Sky River offers a full curriculum to get your pilot's license. Its pilots are experienced in all elements of flying and teaching the art of navigating the open skies. Once you've taken the controls with of one of these mechanical masterpieces, driving a plain, old car will never be the same.
PAID VALUE EXPIRES ON March 2, 2020
PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON July 29, 2012
back by popular demand:
Sky River Helicopters
Beginner's Helicopter Lesson for One ($120) or Two ($240) People
- from $120