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The Guimbal Cabri

As the only flight school in St. Louis to offer the Guimbal Cabri helicopter, Ideal Aviation provides a unique and exceptional training experience. The Cabri is a modern and reliable helicopter that is designed for training purposes. With its advanced safety features, including a rigid main rotor system and a crash-resistant fuel system, the Cabri is the safest helicopter in its class.

The Cabri's spacious cabin, comfortable seats, and excellent visibility provide an optimal learning environment for pilots of all skill levels. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced pilot, our Cabri helicopter will allow you to master the art of helicopter flight in a safe and controlled setting. With its advanced technology and exceptional safety features, the Guimbal Cabri is the perfect helicopter for flight training, and Ideal Aviation is proud to offer this exceptional aircraft to our students.


Elite Simulator

The Elite Helicopter Simulator is a state of the art training device that provides pilots with a highly realistic and immersive training experience. With its advanced motion platform, high resolution visual system, and realistic flight controls, the simulator offers a true to life simulation of helicopter flight.

The simulator's customizable scenarios and weather conditions allow pilots to practice a wide range of flight maneuvers and emergency procedures, making it a valuable tool for pilots of all levels. Whether you're a new pilot looking to build your skills or an experienced pilot looking to maintain your proficiency, the Elite Simulator is the perfect training tool to help you achieve your goals.

Elite Helicopter simulator training

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Looking to soar above the St. Louis skyline? Ideal Aviation offers top notch aircraft rentals and expert instruction for aspiring pilots of all levels. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, our modern and well maintained fleet will have you flying high in no time. Don't just take our word for it. Join the ranks of happy pilots who swear by Ideal Aviation!

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