Welcome to Auckland Helicopters, one of the most reputable and experienced flight operators in New Zealand. We are aviation enthusiasts, and count ourselves lucky that we are able to do what we love, every day. Our passion is contagious. See what our customers have to say.
We know the industry inside out. Our pilots are skilled, seasoned professionals, and our luxury fleet is meticulously maintained. While the aim is to have fun, safety always comes first. So whether you are a passenger with Auckland Helicopters, or a pilot in training, you can be sure you're in the very best hands.
Global experience meets local knowledge when you fly with our expert, friendly team. We are genuine, enthusiastic hosts who love every moment of being in the air with you. Our award-winning heliport is conveniently located in Onehunga - close to the city and airport, and just a hop, skip and hover away for the incredible coastline and scenery around the greater Auckland region.
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What our customers have to say...
The pilot was very personable and very knowledgeable about flying and Waiheke, it made me feel at ease.
Very impressed with the depot and all the helicopters on display and getting to see some of them up close.
A great idea as a surprise gift for anyone.
Peta Stubbing 2017
Awesome having a little try at flying and the pilot landing on the little island that just looked like some bushes.
See our story in pictures.
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Couples trip in the Bell429 Helicopter.
City scenic flight over the Auckland Harbour Bridge.
The Bell 429 about to take off.
Two Eurocopter EC130's heading along the coast.
A breathtaking landing spot for the Bell 429.
Indulge in New Zealand's breathtaking scenery from above with one of our luxury, specially designed tours or craft your own and take us on an adventure.
Volcanic Islands Explorer
Guaranteed to leave viewers in awe, this breathtaking tour explores the numerous islands and volcanoes that make Auckland so spectacular.
Western Coastal Tour
Cut to the coast and discover the magnificent rugged coastline before circling back around Auckland city and experiencing its famous islands and volcanoes from the air.
Create Your Own
Where have you always dreamt of exploring? Customise your own scenic tour and explore from the air like never before.
Based out of our commercial operation in Onehunga we are able to offer a full range of pilot training as well as professional exposure to the helicopter industry. Diverse experience and comprehensive industry knowledge alongside our committed instructors enables us to provide a thorough, supportive programme.
Private Pilots Licence (PPL)
A PPL gives you the freedom to fly by yourself or with private passengers, it’s a great addition to life or the exciting first step in becoming a commercial pilot.
Commercial Pilots Licence (CPL)
Be paid for what you love to do and make flying your career with a CPL.
Our trial flight is a great gift or experience for those seeking unique experiences as well as the perfect opportunity to experience flying before committing to a piloting licence.