Flying in a helicopter is an ideal way to arrive in San Diego’s wine country – Temecula Valley! Our Winery Lunch Flight begins on an inland tour over San Diego, departing from Montgomery Field and flying inland to discover and aerial view full of back country scenery, horse ranches and luxury homes. You will then…Details
Corporate Helicopters recently took part in an extraordinary event with the Breitling Jet Team.
From October 4-6, Breitling gathered many of their top distributors (and their distributors’ top clients) at Brown Field in San Diego to host a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for them to experience a ride in their jets, biplane, warbird, stunt plane, helicopter, and skydive.
The purpose of the event as a whole was to give everyone a unique opportunity to experience the different aspects of aviation in a single day. Corporate Helicopters provided an opportunity for all guests to experience flight in a helicopter.Details
Corporate Helicopters was on hand and on call for the 2016 SCORE Rosarito Beach Desert Challenge. For this race, we provided 3 days of support for medevac emergencies.
Each day, different classes of vehicles and motorcycles ran, starting at 6:30am and lasting through the late afternoon.
Having run nearly 150 races in Mexico over the last 40 years, this was the first time SCORE hosted a race in Rosarito Beach.Details
This Saturday, October 1, 2016, we will be participating in an extraordinary charity event held at Qualcomm Stadium. The 2016 Inaugural Ride for Children and Expo is an all-day event to benefit Rady’s Children’s Hospital Supportive Care and Palliative Medicine, an organization that cares for children with critical illnesses and trauma.
We will be flying one of our Eurocopter AS350 B2 Astar helicopters to the event for display. Attendees and children can take pictures with it.Details
Corporate Helicopters recently assisted The Scripps Institute of Oceanography by air lifting large batteries to the Coronado Islands.
The Scripps Institute of Oceanography uses a radar to provide a spatial map of the local ocean surface currents on a real-time basis.Details
Corporate Helicopters is now a Freeflight Systems Authorized Dealer and ready to sell Radar Altimeters! In April 2017, The Federal Aviation Administration will require all Part 135 Rotorcraft with a maximum gross take-off weight of 2,950 pounds to equip the helicopter with a radar altimeter. Not only can you purchase a radar altimeter through Corporate…Details
This post covers some amazing, but lesser known destinations and attractions in San Diego and Mexico that we visited over the last two weekends, when we provided custom helicopter tours for members of the Young Presidents’ Organization.Details
Corporate Helicopters has been awarded the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year.Details
The movie Captain America: Civil War features an amusing scene in which Captain America stops an Airbus AS350 helicopter from taking off – using nothing but his bare hands.
Common sense would tell you that this would be an absolutely impossible feat for any normal human – but hey, we’re talking about Captain America here!
Just how strong would Captain America need to be to do this? Nerdist.com recently posted about how much strength it would take to bicep curl a helicopter.Details
Corporate Helicopters flew lovebirds, Mike and Lauren to Punta Morro Resort in Ensenada, Mexico for a surprise marriage proposal! CH Pilot, Peter Clark flew in a Bell 206B3 JetRanger the couple along the California coast and into Ensenada, landing at the gorgeous resort. Once the helicopter landed, Mike popped the question – of course she…Details
On Sunday, January 17th, Corporate Helicopters provided helicopter support for the 2016 Todos Santos Challenge, a surf competition held in 30-40 foot waves.
Todos Santos is a small island 9 miles off the coast of Ensenada, known for a big wave break called “Killers”.Details
If you’ve been keeping up with The Bachelor this season, you may have seen the recent episode where Ben and Jubilee chartered a helicopter.
Corporate Helicopters picked up the couple at the Bachelor mansion in an Astar AS350, and flew them to Cal-a-Vie Health Spa in Vista.Details
We’re proud to announce that online booking is now available for most helicopter tours and helicopter tour adventure packages.Details
ARGUS International, Inc. (ARGUS) is pleased to present Corporate Helicopters, with the prestigious ARGUS Platinum Rating.
The Platinum Rating is the highest level of the ARGUS Ratings and is awarded only to those air charter operators who have demonstrated successful implementation of industry best safety practices relative to their operations and maintenance.Details
This holiday season, make a holiday memory with a unique experience for the whole family: See San Diego’s holiday lights by helicopter.
The “Sleigh Ride” holiday tour is only offered a few nights in December. We always fill up these slots, so make sure you make a reservation ahead of time in order to ensure a spot.Details
Ivor Shier, SAG Pilot and President of Corporate Helicopters was a part of the crew for the sequel to “Maze Runner”, “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”, which begins after having escaped the Maze, the Gladers now face a new set of challenges on the open roads of a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. The movie was a big success at the box office this year and forecasted to gross over $200 million in Worldwide sales. Ivor was Aerial Coordinator and Camera Helicopter Pilot for the film. He managed details, secured the right helicopters for the job and was able to provide the details in the helicopter action behinds the scenes.Details
San Diego Sailing and Corporate Helicopters join together to bring you the best of San Diego from the air and bay!
This ‘Soar & Sail’ Helicopter tour begins at Montgomery Field where you will depart, flying over San Diego’s best attractions including Mission Bay, SeaWorld and La Jolla Cove via helicopter. The sports lovers will enjoy Torrey Pines Golf Course, the San Diego Yacht Club, Petco Park and Qualcomm Stadium.Details
Corporate Helicopters flew an Eurocopter AS350 B2 Astar, on the Leight Star Yacht in San Diego Bay this summer for a commercial shoot promoting Grupo Aries. SAG Pilot, Ivor Shier flew with actors and crew in the ‘story helicopter’ throughout the day while Corporate Helicopters’ Pilot, Peter Clark provided ground crew services on the yacht during landings. Be sure to check back for a commercial preview!Details
Corporate Helicopters worked with our friends at Robert Dalrymple Productions to shoot an episode of ‘Shut up and Drive: San Diego’. We captured awesome aerial footage of the Lexus RCF on one of the most iconic roads in the southwest, Palomar Mountain Road, which includes 20 death-defying turns along a 7 mile stretch!Details
A few months back, the 1987 Agusta 109A MKII Plus was sold to a client in China. Our maintenance department along with Sales Director Daren Humphries arranged for the helicopter shipment to China.
As you can see, the helicopter was easily put in a crate and sent to the new owner.Details
The end of this week marked our new International Students 1st week of flight training at Corporate Helicopters! We are thrilled to start training 4 eager students from China. They begin their helicopter flight training journey with Flight Instructor, Jesse Bandelin who is teaching the ground school portion of their training.Details
You’ll fall in love with this helicopter tour!
Surprise your partner with a private, romantic helicopter tour over gorgeous San Diego!
Enjoy a touch of the bubbly while you fly over the La Jolla coastline, view the Coronado Bridge and soar above the downtown buildings.Details
Corporate Helicopters provided Medical Helicopter Service for The 47th Annual Bud Light SCORE Baja 500 June 4-7, 2015. The northern course provided a challenge for one motorcyclist, who crashed during the race. His injuries required immediate medical attention.Details