Instrument Rating

Become a better Pilot with an Instrument Rating

published: May 26, 2015

Channel Islands Helicopters

Take an adventure in the sky and see the Channel Islands region of California as it was meant to be seen, from a luxurious and fast helicopter! The best helicopter tours in California and  Our professional helicopter pilots and staff can help make your vacation, birthday, anniversary, or a first date absolutely unforgettable!  Channel Islands Helicopter based out of Oxnard Airport (OXR) offers breathtaking aerial tours highlighting the natural beauty of California's Central Coastline from points in Los Angeles north to Santa Barbara with a focus on the region's stunning beaches and offshore island preserves.  We also provide flight training in the Robinson R22 and R44. Our Robinsons R22 Beta II is one of the most upto date aircraft on the market, just shy of glass our full IFR 9 hole panel with Garmin 430w is spectacular. Keep current on yor IFR Rating for half the cost. 


CiHeli is the sole tour operator authorized to fly around the Channel Islands National Park and over Channel Islands Marine Sanctuary including, Anacapa Island, Santa Rosa Island, Santa Cruz Island and San Miguel Island. Whether you are out for our signature Whale watching and Dolphine Tour, Malibu Surf Tour or the Two Islands Tour; each outing is crafted to deliver the maximum impact and create a truly memorable experience for any budget while keeping safety at the forefront at all times. We are the Best Helicopter tour in California! Visit our Tours Page to schedule your flight today!

Are you interested in learning to fly a helicopter. Helicopter flight training in Souther California is the best place to learn to fly. With the best weather and terrain from mountains to beaches we have it all. Contact us today whether you are interested in obtaining your Private PIlots License or making a full on commercial pilot career we have you covered. Check out or flight training page for more information or call to schedule a hanger visit. We look forward to flying with you soon!