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R-22 Beta

The 2 seat R22, which is popular in the personal and training market is an affordable solution for our students seeking their pilot's license.

  • Seats 2

  • Power Plant: Lycoming O-320, 160 HP Derated to 124 MCP

  • Top Speed 117mph

  • Range 300 miles

Lone Star Helicopters flies the Beta version of this aircraft.  With its clean aerodynamic design, it allows a top speed of over 117mph and has an 8 gallon per hour fuel burn.


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Bell 206 Long Ranger

Certified in 1975 to the Bell 206 Long Ranger is a lightweight 7 place with club seating, turbine helicopter that is the larger version of its sibling, the 5 place Bell 206 Jet Ranger.

  • Seats 7

  • Power Plant: Rolls Royce 250-C30P, 650 SHP Turbine Engine

  • Top Speed 130 Knots

  • Range 317 miles

  • Known large SUV of the sky ability and agility, it is the ideal aircraft for corrperate, VIP, Tours and Utility  survey work because of its stability, smooth ride and high enerita 2 bladed rotor system, allowing the aircraft to land and fly virtually anywhere.

  • Lone Star Helicopters utilizes our Bell 206 LIII to provide tours, utility work, hog eradication, game counts, relief work, turbine transition, and recurrency training.

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Robinson R44 Raven II

The R44 is the most versatile and popular helicopter manufactured today. 

The R44 was certified by the FAA in December of 1992. 


Lone Star Helicopters operates our Robinson R44 flight training, tours, hog eradication, game counts, relief work and utility work. 

  • Seats 4

  • Power Plant: Lycoming IO-540 with 245 HP take off rating and 205 HP continuous.

  • Top Speed 140 knots

  • Range 350 miles

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Schweizer S300

The long-established history of safety is a hallmark of Schweizer helicopters. As the most trusted light helicopter for training and missions, pilots appreciate the confidence the Schweizer S300 delivers.

The S300™ series has the finest safety record of any FAA-certified, piston-powered helicopters which is substantiated by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) accident statistics.

  • Configured as a 2 seat primary and instrument trainer.

  • Power Plant: Lycoming HIO–360–D1A

  • Speed: 95 knots

  • Range: 400 NM

  • Lone Star Helicopters utilizes our S300 for both primary and instrument training. It is equipped with a full G500 glass panel, G650 GPS, and backup attitude, AS/ALT indicator, perfect for training in the modern age of instrumentation.

  • The S300 is the perfect fit between our R22 and R44 training fleet for its versatility and cost savings to our students.

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