The helicopter pilot transports passengers on board in his aircraft, performs air services (assistance to people, agricultural spraying, etc.) or carries out combat missions within the army. , at the controls of his machine, to ensure regular flights for the transport of passengers and goods. The helicopter pilot also performs ad hoc missions, such as rescues at sea, or explores hard-to-reach areas, such as the mountains. He can also do aerial work to take photos, for example.