HELICOPTER EXPERTS, INC.

Helicopter maintenance station in San Antonio, TX.

(210) 598-7999

Office Hours
Monday - Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
After Hours and Sundays by Appointment

HELICOPTER EXPERTS, INC.

(210) 598-7999

Office Hours
Monday - Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
After Hours and Sundays by Appointment

Practical Tests


Pilot Exams & Mechanic Exams Administered
by Michael Bisek

Read below for information.


Designated Pilot Examiner/Designated Mechanic Examiner

The Practical Test is the final certification exam given by the FAA or an FAA-approved examiner for the issuance of a Pilot Certificate or Aviation Mechanic Certificate. Our owner, Michael Bisek, is a Designated Pilot Examiner authorized to perform the oral and practical exam for private, commercial, and flight instructor helicopter ratings. Michael is also a Designated Mechanic Examiner authorized to perform the General Aircraft Mechanic oral and practical exam, Airframe Mechanic oral and practical exam, and the Powerplant Mechanic oral and practical exam.

All of the practical tests performed by Michael adhere to the Practical Test Standards (PTS). The PTS books are published by the FAA to establish the standards for practical tests. FAA inspectors and designated examiners shall conduct practical tests in compliance with these standards. Applicants should find these standards helpful during training and when preparing for the practical test.

Download the FAA Practical Test Guides for the Exams Listed below:

FAA Private Pilot Testing
FAA Commercial Pilot Testing

FAA Flight Instructor Testing
FAA Training and Testing 
Aviation Mechanic General Exam
Aviation Mechanic Airframe Exam
Aviation Mechanic Powerplant Exam

Fees:

  • Private Helicopter Pilot Initial and Additional Practical and Oral Exam - $600.00
  • Commercial Helicopter Pilot Initial and Additional Practical and Oral Exam - $600.00
  • Helicopter Flight Instructor Practical and Oral Exam - $900.00
  • General Aircraft Mechanic Practical and Oral Exam - $250.00
  • Airframe Mechanic Practical and Oral Exam - $250.00
  • Powerplant Mechanic Practical and Oral Exam - $250.00