Shepard has now been doing lidar surveying for nine years. “The biggest change [over that time] is the size of the equipment,” he said. “The older systems were big. Now they can fit on smaller air-craft and even drones. They also put out real time data now so operators can see coverage as they are surveying.”Details
Love is in the air with the Valentine’s Day Romantic Helicopter Tour of San Diego.
This specially-priced, romantic flight is available from February 14-17, 2018.Details
Arrive in style. Avoid the traffic.
Corporate Helicopters can fly you and 4 friends to Coachella Valley from San Diego in our Choppa-Chella to Thermal Airport in style!
We can accommodate large groups or couples.Details
We’ve added a new course to our offerings at Corporate Helicopters Flight Training Academy: Helicopter Firefighting Training.
Designed for commercial pilots, this course provides training for helicopter preparation, and flight operations involved with aerial firefighting.Details
On select nights in November and December, Corporate Helicopters offers a night helicopter tour. This tour is called the San Diego City Lights Tour, and it’s a completely unique way to see the holiday lights in our city.
Here’s a pro tip for local San Diegans and visitors alike:
Flights on December 9th & December 16th will feature flyovers of the San Diego Bay’s Parade of Lights.Details
This is a flashback post. We didn’t have a blog on our site when all this happened.
In early 2010, Corporate Helicopters was contacted by the Gobierno de Baja California to assist in a search and rescue operation in Mexico.
Some American motorbike riders had been on a tour in the Sierra de Juarez Mountains of Mexico, when they encountered an unexpected snowstorm.Details
Corporate Helicopters was recently hired for an HVAC lift job for a local mechanical company. Chief Pilot Gary Roesink flew an Astar helicopter for the job, replacing 1 HVAC unit and placing 9 more.
This job would have taken a standard, land-based crane more time, longer man hours and ultimately it would have cost a lot more. So the client saved time and money.Details
We recently donated a Diego Delight helicopter tour of San Diego as a raffle prize benefiting two great organizations: Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County, and Outdoor Outreach.
This event was held to generate mentors and role models to empower and inspire youths who are in need in our San Diego Community.Details
Hey parents: Are you looking for a date night adventure? Think beyond dinner and a movie, go on a helicopter tour over San Diego! Need a sitter too? We’ve got you covered.Details
Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 17!
If you’re looking for something special to do with your dad, take him on this special Father’s Day helicopter tour of San Diego.
As an added bonus, dad will fly free with 2 or more paid passengers! Read more.Details
Contending with overstuffed freeway traffic and/or the inconvenience and crowding of major airports, San Diegans have increasingly become aware of helicopter charters as a mode of travel – even for quick travel or weekend getaways.
These chartered flights are direct, convenient, and private.
This post lists the top 5 destinations we fly people to, and what people do there.Details
Corporate Helicopters often has the honor of flying tours with active military personnel and veterans on and around Memorial Day.
The most common helicopter tour for these heroes is the Unforgettable Tour of San Diego, as this tour features flyovers of a number of military and memorial locations in San Diego.
Here’s some of the military and memorial locations featured on this tour.Details
If you ask moms what they want to do to celebrate Mother’s Day, most will tell you they want to spend they day with their family, in particular, their children. They love the handmade gifts, cards, and flowers, but what about a little adventure?Details
We had a great time providing aerial support for two different race teams at the 2018 Mint 400.
Pilots Garner Sheperd & Peter Clark each flew an Astar Helicopter. Peter also got to fly with photographer/cinematographer Bryant Lambert from Attain Media. Bryant shared some great shots with us, which are featured here.Details
You probably know somebody that is hard to buy a gift for. We’ve got the perfect gift. Something that is unique, and a true life experience to cross off any bucket list.
We’ve added a very special helicopter tour to our line up: The Pilot Experience.
With this tour, not only do you get a fantastic helicopter flight and tour, you actually get to fly the helicopter.Details
Fathers can often be the hardest people to buy gifts for. When Julie Parnell found herself in this situation, she gave her dad a life experience: an introductory helicopter flight lesson.Details
A few months ago, British travel writer Marcel Theroux visited California and wrote about his experience in an article in The Telegraph.
Theroux visited Corporate Helicopters and took our Unforgettable Tour.Details
On December 16, Ivor Shier piloted a very special flight. He donated a helicopter charter for Irish Santa to Alice Birney Elementary School for their Irish You A Merry Christmas 2017 community celebration.Details