*$1,650 minimum price for up to 3 shooters not per person* The Door Gunner package provides our guests with the ultimate firearms experience. Customers will be familiarized with operating in and around the helicopter and operating the M249 SAW belt fed machine gun by our experienced crew. Once in the helicopter, customers will experience two gun runs on our purpose-built aerial gun range under the direction and control of our helicopter range masters. As always, safety will come first, and customers will be required to listen to and comply with all directions from the pilot and range safety officer.
Helicopter Rides in Las Vegas
Machine Gun Helicopters (MGH) provides guests with helicopter rides in Las Vegas that offer the ultimate firearms experience. MGH offers the only helicopter adventure in the world where civilians can fire a fixed M249 (SAW) belt fed machine gun from a helicopter. The action is intense; prepare for an exhilarating flight combined with firing a classic piece of fully automatic military firepower.
If three or fewer people are part of your group for one of our helicopter rides in Las Vegas, you will get 300 rounds for $1,650. This is the same price for a single-person or a two-person group. Add an extra person to your helicopter adventure for $550. For extra rounds, you can purchase additional sets of 100 rounds for $200. A video of your experience is also available for an additional $100.
MGH offers the only experience in the world where civilians can fire a fixed machine gun from a military chopper. If pulse-pounding action is your idea of a fun helicopter ride, this is a much better flight than any other helicopter ride in Las Vegas. You’ll experience what it’s like to be a military door gunner on a helicopter!
Hours of Operation
We offer two shoots per day: a morning shoot and an afternoon shoot. The morning shoot departs at 7:30 a.m. and the afternoon shoot departs at 12 p.m. Guests are picked up on the Vegas Strip at designated locations.
Briefing & Simulator
Prior to getting in the helicopter, guests go through a complete briefing and rehearsal of the shoot in our simulator.
Groups & Parties
12 seats are available twice a day. Please call if you need specific group accommodations.
Transportation is included and complimentary.
Free transportion is provided from the Vegas Strip to the outdoor range in the Nevada mountains.
Executive Helicopter Transport
Executive helicopter transport from the Strip is also available for an additional fee.
What To Wear
Call us today at 1 (800) 757-4668 to book your adventure with Machine Gun Helicopters!
No. You must have a reservation to participate. Please call 1-800-75-SHOOT (1-800-757-4668) for reservations.
The Outdoor Shoot is in the heart of the Mojave Desert.
300 rounds on the Belt-Fed M249 SAW.
The Outdoor Experience can range between 2–5 hours. Please plan your time accordingly.