skip to Main Content

Ascent Aeronautical Academy provides a range of services in both our helicopters and airplanes. Our aircraft can be rented at an hourly rate for these services. Please call or email to inquire. Services we provide are as follows:

  • Instruction
  • Photo Flights
  • Sightseeing Tours
  • Hangar Tours
  • Utility Inspection
  • Golf Ball Drops
  • Gender Reveals
  • Aircraft Maintenance
  • Additional Services on Request

Hourly Rates:

Guimbal Cabri G2 Helicopter- $495 per hour (instructor included)

Cessna 172 SkyHawk Airplane- $205 per hour (instructor included)

Ground School- $65 per hour


We provide tours of the Philadelphia, Atlantic City, and New York City areas. Please call or email to inquire about tour options. Aircraft tour options are as follows:

Airplane Tours

Our Cessna 172 has 4 seats (three passengers and one pilot). Max combined weight of 3 passengers of 400 lbs.

Helicopter Tours

Our Cabri G2 helicopters have two seats (one passenger and one pilot). If you are interested in a helicopter tour for more than one person, please visit our sister school, Sky River Helicopters. More information available at

Back To Top