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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Corporate Helicopters is featured in the March 2015 issue of Pacific San Diego Magazine! The cover girls are WWE’s Bella Twins, Nikki & Brie.
Corporate Helicopters provided the Astar helicopter featured on the cover and inside spread of the magazine.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Santa, along with with his little helpers, took a break from his sleigh this Christmas arrived in our Astar helicopter at the Otay border. While he was there, Santa greeted children and passed out candy with the California Highway Patrol.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 $399, you will learn the basics during 30 minutes of ground school, then fly with a helicopter instructor around San Diego.
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.
On September 6, 2014, Corporate Helicopters captured aerial photos of the “parade of cars” by helicopter and provided a static helicopter display during the C4K “Cruise for Kids” Sports & Exotic Car Rally in San Diego.
When your boyfriend takes you on a helicopter tour, you know you’re in for an amazing adventure. Then you realize this is it…he’s popping the question! Your San Diego helicopter tour just turned into an unforgettable moment in your life – you’re getting married!
Those are a few thoughts that went through Santina and Jaime’s minds when the love of their lives asked for their hand in marriage. The Heart Bandits helped arrange these proposals along and Vaylia Photography who captured every bit of it.
Experiencing an aerial tour of San Diego is the most impressive and exclusive way to show off this gorgeous city! Did you know we offer helicopter group tours? Our charming pilots will customize a tour that’s fit just for you – whether you are a group of 10 or 100, we have recommendations that will impress and excite everyone. This is an excellent opportunity for employee incentives, company rewards, family reunions, group of friends or even large families!
Jennifer and Ron (not pictured) made an “entrance to remember” by flying onto the USS Midway Museum with their bridal party right before their walk down the aisle! Wedding guests are still talking about this surprise helicopter entrance. Congrats to the happy couple!
Last summer, over the course of three months, Corporate Helicopters captured aerial footage of a series of international boat races in San Francisco Bay. Thanks to our highly skilled Pilots who flew three AStar helicopters equipped with Cineflex Camera Systems. They captured exhilarating racing and exciting footage of our helicopters at work.
We’ve got the perfect Father’s Day gift – A helicopter tour PLUS a sailing tour or brunch cruise around San Diego Bay! The helicopter tour (approximately 18 mins) features some of Dad’s favorite sporting locations in San Diego- including Torrey Pines, Glider Port and Mission Bay.
Corporate Helicopters covered four days of the 5th Annual General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000. We provided aerial race support, aerial filming and medical evacuation support throughout the 1,300+ mile race that started in Ensenada on May 10 and finished in San Jose Del Cabo on May 14, 2014.
Looking for the best Mother’s Day gift this year? Give her a gift she will never forget – a beautiful helicopter ride over San Diego! This special flight will cover the gorgeous San Diego coastline including – the majestic Torrey Pines, Crystal Pier, Tourmaline Beach, La Jolla Cove and Mission Bay.
A group of young professionals – Young Presidents Organization chartered a helicopter flight to Mexico for a 3-Day excursion coordinated by VP of Operations, Mandy Patterson. Six guys and 2 Bell JetRangers flew south to enjoy a private, catered lunch in Punta Brava with breathtaking views. They also experienced a private gourmet cheese cellar tour and tasting at La Cava de Marcelo and ended with a private breakfast and wine tour at El Cielo.
Congratulations to Oracle Team USA winning the America’s Cup! Corporate Helicopters captured the winner-take-all race with 3 Astar helicopters. We were thrilled to be a part of one of the most improbable comebacks in the sport’s history!
Ryan Jay De Los Santos wanted to make the long awaited marriage proposal to his future bride “surprising and memorable”. He did just that by taking her on a helicopter ride around San Diego along with a special message in the sand of The Hotel Del Coronado!