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
SCORE International is celebrating its 42nd year as the World’s Foremost Desert Racing Organization in 2015 and this race is traditionally one of the most popular events on the SCORE schedule – The 47th Annual Bud Light SCORE Baja 500!
Corporate Helicopters is now accepting reservations for Off Road Racing Aerial Support Helicopters.Details
Looking for that romantic experience to celebrate an anniversary, birthday or just enjoy beautiful Southern California? Let Corporate Helicopters take you on a private helicopter tour along the the gorgeous San Diego coastline, flying along La Jolla Shores to Solana Beach and head inland over rugged mountains and through beautiful Temecula Valley. Your pilot will land in the wine country on our reserved helipad at Thornton Winery!Details
UberCHOPPER is back by popular demand to amplify your ride to Coachella Valley. Corporate Helicopters is all fueled up and ready to bring you speed, scenery, and sky-high style, all at the tap of a button. A luxury SUV will transport you and four friends to the helipad, where you’ll take off directly for Coachella Valley. Another driver will be awaiting your arrival to drop you off wherever your desert adventure begins.Details
Launching now – ‘Stone Flight’ Helicopter Tour to Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens!
The “Stone Flight” journey begins at Montgomery Field where you will depart and fly over Miramar Air Station, Black Mountain, Lake Hodges and over the City of Escondido…home of the amazing Stone Brewing Co. and the eclectic Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens!Details
Corporate Helicopters will be attending the 2015 HAI Heli-Expo in Orlando, FL March 2-5, 2015. Our representatives will be on-site and available for meetings and discussions, please contact our Sales Director, Daren Humphries to make an appointment.Details
Flowers and candy are par for the course. A helicopter tour over San Diego is a thoughtful, unique experience that she will never forget! This year we are offering our VERY POPULAR Valentine’s Day Special – A romantic, private helicopter tour for 2 over the majestic Torrey Pines, the beautiful La Jolla Shores and Scripps Pier, as well as Mission Bay.Details
If you have ever imagined going to the beach and snowboarding the same day, now you can! Our helicopter flight to Big Bear Mountain from San Diego will fly you, your friends and your snowboards to Big Big Mountain for the day. Instead of driving hours, treat yourself to this VIP experience.Details
Corporate Helicopters is now accepting reservations for Off Road Racing Aerial Support Helicopters. As the leading helicopter provider in helicopter Off Road Race Support, we are the experts in planning and coordination with race teams and film crews flying over extreme terrain in Baja California and the Arizona desert.Details
The Corporate Helicopters’ team delivered multiple external loads of research equipment by helicopter to the Coronado Islands in Mexico this week for the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. This helicopter external load operation was lead by Chief Pilot, Gary Roesink who flew the mission making 5 trips from Border State Park to the Islands, which are 10 miles off shore.Details
The National Test Pilot School (NTPS) is the premier total flight test education and training organization in the world. Once a year, a group of pilots from the NTPS train at Corporate Helicopters for a few days. This year, we were excited to have pilots and engineers from South Korea, Israel, Australia, Sweden and Canada.Details
Love is always in the air at Corporate Helicopters! Seth popped the question to his beautiful girlfriend, Reagan on a gorgeous Friday afternoon whole flying over beautiful San Diego. Of course she said yes! He arranged for a professional photographer to capture the big moment upon landing at Montgomery Field.Details
On Saturday, October 11, 2014, Corporate Helicopters will be sponsoring the 2nd Annual “Wave Goodbye to MS – Paddle for the Cure”. This is a fundraising event for the National MS Society created by lifelong friends, Steve Bettis and Mitch Murphy. The goal of the event is to raise the awareness of the need for a more directed and intense research to find a cure. Corporate Helicopters will provide a helicopter for aerial photos of the paddle out event.Details
Is flying a helicopter on your bucket list or are you giving an awesome gift to a close friend or loved one? Corporate Helicopters offers Introductory Helicopter Flight Lessons for those wanting to try out flying for the day! For $275, you will learn the basics during 15 minutes of ground school, then fly with a helicopter instructor around San Diego.Details
We were happy to host Humphrey’s Half Moon Inn, a group of 21 for our ‘Diego Delight’ San Diego Helicopter Tour last week! Five helicopters took off at noon to take this excited group around gorgeous San Diego – they skimmed across beautiful beaches, bays and the best local attractions San Diego has to offer.Details