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Airbus delivers first VIP version of the H175

Airbus delivers first VIP version of the H175

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first VIP version of the H175, the company’s new medium class twin-engine helicopter, which entered service in 2014 for offshore transportation. Combining unparalleled elements of style and comfort with the largest cabin in its class, the VIP version of the H175 offers a superior level of cabin interior provided by… Read more »

Source: Airbus, 12-Jul-16

Airbus discusses benefits of Private Flying

Airbus discusses benefits of Private Flying

When it comes to private aviation, helicopters are an increasingly popular choice for high net-worth individuals keen to benefit from the unparalleled access they afford. See Full Story

Source: Superyachts, 25-Jan-16

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Eurocopter shows EC135 with artist paint scheme at Monaco Yacht Show

Eurocopter shows EC135 with artist paint scheme at Monaco Yacht Show

It is an eye-catching world-premiere in a blue and white Zig-Zag design: At this week’s Monaco Yacht Show, Eurocopter will exhibit a “collectable” art helicopter aboard the Quattroelle, an 86-meter Lürssen yacht, with the EC135’s cabin interior and exterior paint scheme designed by German artist Rita Weber. The project for this original art-inspired rotorcraft began… Read more »

Source: Eurocopter, 23-Sep-13

Feadship prepare to deliver 99m yacht with enclosed helicopter hangar

Feadship prepare to deliver 99m yacht with enclosed helicopter hangar

Dutch shipyard Feadship is currently conducting pre-delivery trials on their largest superyacht to date – the 99m long ship known as “Project Dream”. In their press release they indicate that “Experience of a different kind underpinned some of the other special requests for this latest member of the Feadship fleet. Leveraging on the expertise accrued… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 05-Apr-13

Superyacht Ilona gets a new helipad for GrandNew

Superyacht Ilona gets a new helipad for GrandNew

The iconic Amels 73.7-metre gets a new helipad and pool with movable floor The beautiful 73.7m motoryacht ILONA set sail again in May, after a very successful eight-month refit. While the yacht has been functioning perfectly since her launch in 2004, the owner wanted a major re-design to accommodate some new ideas into ILONA, as… Read more »

Source: Amels, 18-Jun-12

US luxury yacht company buys nine AK1-3 helicopters

US luxury yacht company buys nine AK1-3 helicopters

Perla Group International Inc. (PERL:PK), a leader in the international military, police and security solutions sectors, today announced it has signed a contract for the sale of 9 (nine) AK1-3 helicopters to Florida based company, Yacht Chandlers. The helicopters are to be delivered over the next 3 years, and sold exclusively to the luxury yacht industry. Perla… Read more »

Source: Perla Aviation, 10-Nov-11

Evergreen acquires two low-time Bell 214STs

Evergreen acquires two low-time Bell 214STs

Evergreen Helicopters have acquired two low-time Bell 214STs from the Saudi royal family.  Previously allocated to operations from superyacht “Prince Abdul Aziz”, the fourth largest private yacht in the world at 147m in length, the pair have last week been registered with the FAA as N511EV and N512EV.  They are serial numbers 28105 and 28115… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 17-Oct-11

Gibraltar authorities block superyacht helicopter operations inside marina

Gibraltar authorities block superyacht helicopter operations inside marina

Some controversy was raised in Gibraltar recently when two different officials gave opposing views on helicopter operations off the deck of a superyacht, according to “The Triton” website for operators of large private yachts.  The captain of MY Calixe had sought approval to fly guests off their yacht, and received approval, only for it to… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 27-Jun-11

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HeliHub.com launches Superyacht Helicopters photo gallery

HeliHub.com launches Superyacht Helicopters photo gallery

Following the success of the main HeliHub.com gallery – soon to pass the 6,000 images mark – we are today launching a more specialised gallery covering helicopter operations on superyachts (some call them megayachts). This will include photos of the helicopters themselves, helipads, facilities associated with helicopter operations (eg. some boats even have hangars!) and… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 05-Apr-11

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Foldaway self-levelling helipad ideal for superyacht operations

Foldaway self-levelling helipad ideal for superyacht operations

Looking worthy of being created for the next James Bond film, Besenzoni’s Helybase is a self-levelling platform pf 60m² which folds itself away – ideal for the limited deck area of a superyacht. Its adaptability makes it particularly useful for the yacht charter market as the increased flexibility it provides to a particular yacht greatly… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 24-Nov-10

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Monaco Yacht Show welcomes Eurocopter’s Hermès-theme EC135

Monaco Yacht Show welcomes Eurocopter’s Hermès-theme EC135

Eurocopter’s “L’Hélicoptère par Hermès” is making its first appearance at the Monaco Yacht Show in 2010, with this exclusive EC135 VIP helicopter being exhibited on the 214-foot yacht Feadship Trident. Eurocopter’s participation at this year’s Monaco Yacht Show underscores the company’s important presence in the VIP, business and private-owner markets. Eurocopter was one of the… Read more »

Source: Eurocopter, 22-Sep-10

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Heli Air Monaco becomes corporate member of Professional Yachtsmen’s Association

Heli Air Monaco becomes corporate member of Professional Yachtsmen’s Association

The PYA would like to welcome Heli Air Monaco as a PYA Corporate member. The company operates helicopters on scheduled flights between Nice and Monaco. Heli Air Monaco is IATA approved (IATA-YO747) and was established in 1976. With flight times of only 7 minutes duration, departures every 15 minutes and a free car service available… Read more »

Source: Professional Yachtsmen's Association, 03-Aug-10

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Heli Riviera to manage newly-accepted yacht-based EC145

Heli Riviera to manage newly-accepted yacht-based EC145

Heli Riviera’s Nigel Watson attends the acceptance of a new EC145 Helicopter, representing one of Heli Riviera’s yacht based clients. Nigel says “The continued success of the EC145 as a Heli Yacht based platform is testament to the initial faith we placed in the machine. The Corporate Stylence variant as delivered here offers comfort, space… Read more »

Source: Heli Riviera, 14-Apr-10

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Eurocopter unveils a stunning new EC155 concept at the Monaco Yacht Show 2009

A year after winning the competition to design the ultimate Super Yacht Range Rover, Andrew Winch Designs (AWD) – a specialist in yacht design – has now taken up yet another challenge to come up with a dream helicopter concept especially for yachts.

Source: Eurocopter, 23-Sep-09

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New Roman Abramovich superyacht has two helipads and a laser shield

The yacht — the fourth in Abramovich’s private fleet — drips luxury. It boasts two helipads, two swimming pools — the larger of which doubles up as a dance floor when drained — and 6ft-wide home cinema screens in all 24 guest cabins.

Source: The Times, 22-Sep-09

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