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- Fundamentals (1.5 hours):
Effects of Controls (Helicopter vs fixed-wing).
Engine and rotor RPM control/energy conservation; rotor stall.
Straight and level/power changes
- Hovering (1.5 hours):
Liftoff and touch down
Transition to forward flight/Approach to hover
Leveling from climb / Initial approach.
- Advanced hovering (1.5 hours):
Sideways / backwards. Spot turns.
Engine failure in hover, sloping ground
Dynamic roll over, ground resonance
Precision transitions / quick stops
- Advanced autorotations (1.5 hours):
Vortex ring (settling with power)