Monumental Helicopters On-Demand Charter Service
Monumental Helicopters is an FAA certified Air Carrier to provide on demand charter flights under part 135 anywhere in the continental United States. We specialize in the DC, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia areas for your flight needs. We are here for the couples looking for that weekend get away, to corporate executives needing to meet clients in areas difficult to reach from conventional ground and air transportation.
Our charter pilot, Seth Clute, is a military veteran with years of experience flying both military MEDEVAC Blackhawks as well as civilian tours and flight instruction. He will ensure your experience is enjoyable, professional, and with the highest safety considerations and planning the industry can offer.
Contact us by phone at 410-491-4354 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your flight needs. Please be prepared to provide the number of people you’re looking to fly, the planned trip locations, and when you would like to conduct the flight.
Seth Clute, Charter Pilot, will be your main point of contact in the future. We look forward to working with you!
Capacity-Passengers: Two (2) passengers. Three (3) is possible subject to weight restrictions.
Capacity-Weight: 250 lbs. per person, 50 lbs. for luggage approximately the size of a gym bag
Daylight only flights: For safety, flights will be completed during daylight hours only. We can assist you in coordinating with other operators if you require flights to occur at night.
Weather: Weather is a factor, and we will let you know as soon as we can if there is anything preventing us from safely completing the flight as planned.
Our Airport Location:
Our main location is Tipton Airport, 7505 General Aviation Drive Hangar 84, Ft. Meade, MD 20755
Flights can either take off from our location or we would be happy to pick you up from local airports in the area or where you are.
DC Area Pickup Airports are:
College Park Airport, 1909 Corporal Frank Scott Dr., College Park, MD 20740
Potomac Airfield, 10300 Glen Way, Fort Washington, MD 20744 (Note: not in Potomac, Maryland)
Washington Executive Airpark, 10399 Piscataway Rd, Clinton, MD 20735
Other DC area locations may require a Flight Restricted Zone waiver and will require more advance notice.
Large airports and heliports do have landing fees, usually $100-$150 which will be added in the charter cost.
Off airport pick up or drop off: Pick up or drop off locations that are off of an airport require permission of the landowner. Think about the size of a soccer field for adequate space depending on obstacles in the area.
Passenger Comfort: There are no restrooms onboard the aircraft. Maximum flight time on any given leg is about 2 ½ hours. Any food or beverage requests need to be coordinated in advance.
Passenger Compliance: Passengers must follow all placards, signs, and instructions from the pilots and crew members while onboard and around the aircraft. This includes but is not limited to:
- No Smoking
- Seat belts will be worn at all times onboard the aircraft
- FAA mandates during takeoff and landing conversation will be limited to as needed for the safety of the flight (Sterile Cockpit)
- Doors will remain closed and latched from pickup to set-down
- Wear of flotation devices for flights over or near water