Helicopter Flight Training
Working environment student friendly:
• Victoria Airport (KVCT) Air Traffic Control
• Multiple runways
Facilities and Equipment:
• Well maintained aircraft
• R44 IFR trainer (fully instrumented)
• One-on-one training
• Spacious facilities
Flight Training Courses offered:
• Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
• Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII)
• Airline Transport Pilot (ATP)
Additional Flight Training Courses offered:
• Accelerated Instrument in 2 weeks
• Flight Reviews
• R44 Transition Course
• Aerial Photography
• Aerial Survey
• Predator Control
About the Instructor
Calhoun Air Center welcomes Toni McCarthy, she recently moved from Denton, Texas to join the team at Calhoun Air Center’s Victoria location to start up the helicopter division. She co-managed a Part 141 helicopter flight school in Denton, in addition to teaching flight and ground school as a Certified Flight Instructor/Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFI/CFII).
She has over a thousand hours of flight time in helicopters, the majority of this time has been built doing the activity she enjoys most — flight instruction. Toni has flown multiple cross country ferry flights including flying the R44 from Indiana to Victoria, Texas. Her favorite maneuver to teach is auto rotations.
Toni’s goal at Calhoun Air Center for each and every pilot is to make them the best they can be. This includes safety, planning and good decision making, as well as great technical skills. If you wish to learn more about the newest addition to Calhoun Air Center’s flight training courses please contact Toni at 361-575-2359 or via email at email@example.com.
Solo Success Stories
Stephen has lived in Victoria for the past five years with his wife and three children. He has wanted to get his helicopter license all his life and has always dreamed of flying a helicopter himself. Stephen got his fixed wing license in 2004 and has since logged close to 1000 hours of flight time. Stephen would like to own a helicopter and use it for recreation.
Bruce is a native from the area, he grew up in La Ward, Texas, where he continues his farming activities. Bruce has wanted to get his helicopter license for the past two years. He plans to use it for pleasure and and various farming activities.
Larry resides in La Ward, Texas, where he has been a farmer and rancher for the past twenty-six years. Larry has had a fixed wing rating for over four years and has wanted to get his helicopter license for ten years. Larry plans to use his new helicopter skills for pleasure and ranching activities such as cattle work and hunting.