Eagleflight Aviation and it's brand NS Helicopters is Auckland New Zealand's longest operating helicopter company established in 1983. Our unblemished safety record and commitment to quality and safety makes Eagleflight the first choice for lifting and aerial work.
We have had extensive commercial experience including major contracts such as: Aerial multi engine spraying of the Painted Apple Moth, DOC whale and dolphin surveys, Rat baiting both in NZ and overseas, Transit NZ surveys and Water sampling of lakes, estuary's and beaches for the Auckland Council for the last 20 years and helped many different people and companies with various lifting requirements.
Strops, hooks, cables, nets, ropes, chains, slings, shackles, long line, guides, shingle buckets, concrete skips, mobile fuel tanker.
Radio and communication gear, helmets, headsets, high visibility gear, goggles, EPIRBS, GPS tracking systems.
Pilots and crew
Expert pilots with thousands of hours experience! Experienced ground crew that can rig the load and ensure safe ground operations at all times.
Safety planning - ISO 9001 Certified
The key to any successful job is in the planning. At Eagleflight we will produce a safety plan specific for each job. As part of the safety assessment we will determine
- Load weights and limits
- Operating altitudes
- Identify hazards
- Site assessment
- Safe flight paths
- Communication procedures
- Briefing of all personnel
- Emergency plan
- Safe areas
- Risk assessment
Eagleflight will also prepare as much as possible beforehand and make suggestions to ensure the job is completed quickly and efficiently, this will keep the cost down to the customer.