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
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.Details
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!Details
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!Details
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.Details
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.Details
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.Details
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.Details
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.Details
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!Details
The 2013 Season Finale of Criminal Minds recently aired on CBS and we are excited to announce SAG Pilot, Ivor Shier was a part of the action!
Aerial filming at night included working along with actors on landings and take offs, air-to-air sequences, and landing on a private ranch where they simulated a crash.Details
On May 4th, 2013, The Girl Scouts of San Diego hosted the 12th Annual Operation Thin Mint® Sendoff Celebration aboard the USS Midway Museum to celebrate sending 180,968 boxes of donated Girl Scout cookies to deployed U.S. military troops.
Corporate Helicopters joined in on the fun by flying two Astars full of the top cookie sellers of the year onto the Midway.Details
Roy Thomasson’s first airplane logbook entry was in 1945 at the end of WWII.
Roy had never flown in a helicopter, so he decided to take an introductory flight lesson with Tara Sturm, CFII for his 94th birthday celebration!Details
Congratulations to Dave Shapiro for passing his check ride and becoming a commercial helicopter pilot.
He is now multi-rated in both helicopters and airplanes, and plans to continue pursuing his passion of aviation.
Dave completed his private and commercial helicopter ratings in a total of just 4 months, way to go Dave!Details
Congratulations to Elliot Block on being Corporate Helicopters newest recipient of a Private Pilots License. Elliot has been training with us for just over a year. During that time, he was enrolled part time as he was also a full time student at Torrey Pines High School.Details
Rajiv Khatri utilized Corporate Helicopters to create a unique and very special marriage proposal for his girlfriend Hetal. Flying a customized tour along the coastline where Hetal works, pilot Peter Clark joined in formation with an airplane towing a banner reading, “Hetal, will you marry me?”Details