Jason Laing was out with our AS350 Squirrel this weekend doing some training with the Wakatipu LandSAR Alpine article in the Otago Daily Times today!Cliff Rescue team. Utilising the HETS (Human External Transport System) underneath the helicopter, rescue scenarios were recreated throughout Saturday morning. Check out the
Monday, November 12th, 2012
Cliff Rescue Training
Thursday, October 18th, 2012
NEW! GoPro Hero3 Video
A few months ago Heliworks teamed up with MAP Productions for a filming project with GoPro for their new
Take a look at the GoPro Hero3 Video! Keep an eye out for Jason and Mark
Wednesday, August 1st, 2012
Heliworks latest – Antarctica and Management!
As of the 1st of July 2012 Richard and Carol Hayes have taken on sole ownership of Heliworks along with their Te Anau based operation Southern Lakes Helicopters! This exciting new development within the company has been followed by the announcement of Richard Mills as our new General Manager, with a wealth of experience both internationally and locally we are really looking forward to having Richard on board. And just to top off all this news Richard Hayes secured a three-year contract to provide helicopter support services to scientists in Antarctica – very exciting times here at Heliworks!
Sunday, May 20th, 2012
Heliworks Night Vision Goggle medivac
Heliworks Pilot Scott Theyers was called out on a medivac flight with our Night Vision Goggles at the weekend when a jetboat rolled on Saturday afternoon in the Rees Valley near Glenorchy. The driver of the boat had
to be airlifted to Invercargill hospital.
Heliworks is the only company on the Queenstown airfield that is Night Vision capable.
Wednesday, March 7th, 2012
Steve Price Night of Courage
Heliworks are proud to have been able to help with the fundraising which took place at the Steve Price Night of Courage for the Child Cancer Foundation. Over $110,000 was raised on the night, with silent auctions and “shave your lid for a brave kid”.
Congratulations to everyone involved for all of your hard work, check out the Child Cancer Foundation website for more information on all of the great work these guys do!
Thursday, August 25th, 2011
Milford Sound – The Eighth Wonder of the World
Our very own pilot Johnny Haora was recently featured on Getaway’s programme about Milford Sound.