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Nov 16

It would be folly to fly FOLI

Flying Pig Helicopters's fleet has expanded. We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new R22 Beta II G-FOLI! The Robinson R22’s are the world’s most recognised training helicopter and ‘FOLI’ is no exception! This light, sensitive aircraft complete with GoPro cameras is perfect for trial lessons, experiences or full PPL(H) courses. It wouldn't…
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28
Oct 16

Cabri Day

Last year when we received our first Guimbal Cabri G2 we celebrated by hosting an open day  so we could not think of any better way to celebrate the arrival of our second. There was food, fun and flying. We offered trial lessons all day at a special rate to give an opportunity to pilots, students…
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28
Jul 16

Uni vs Helicopter Pilot – Who really is the high achiever?

So what do you do? Go down the conventional education route? Or are you ready for something completely different…? You’re at a crossroads. A Degree or a Defly? You’ve finished Sixth Form College and you don’t know whether to follow the crowd or follow your heart. Do you study among thousands of others for three…
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04
Jul 16

Can you pig it?

Here at Flying Pig, we’ve launched our new website and we’re pretty pleased with it. As you’ll see here and there, we’re proud to be associated with nature’s most intelligent animal – what else would you expect of a company that has Hogg Lane and Boreham Wood in its address? We’ve made the site simple…
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