How long since booking can a helicopter be ready for take off?
It usually takes 45 min to ready a helicopter. During peak periods (June – August) it is best to book as soon as possible.
How much does it cost to rent a helicopter?
Rental cost depends on the helicopter type, the flight time, the stay duration as well as other factors. It is best to call our sales dpt to speak directly to our representatives.
Where can a helicopter land?
Helicopters are considered the most flexible of aerial means of transport as they can land virtually everywhere if the area is deemed safe by the pilot and if there is consent by the owner of the space.
How fast can a helicopter fly?
The average speed is 115-130 miles/hour. However the exact speed depends on the type, the carrying weight and the weather conditions.
How many passengers can a helicopter carry?
Airlift has helicopters that carry from 5-8 passengers.
How long can a helicopter fly without refuelling?
Flight duration without refuelling depends on the type and the carrying weight. Airlift’s helicopters can fly 2-3 hours without refuelling on average.
If the flight is cancelled within the last 24 hours then there is a 50% fee on the offered price.
Helicopter and weather
The relationship between the helicopter and the weather is significant. A helicopter cannot fly when there is low cloudiness and intense weather conditions such as rainstorms etc. Forecast is supplied by the most reliable satellite networks and it is provided well before the flight.