Message to Visitors (February 20, 2024)
55 of 212 confirmed helicopter airlines have been loaded onto the website to date. Pawan Hans in India is taking considerable time to prepare and upload. Improvements to website response time performance are in process.

Helicopter Airline History

The History of Helicopter Airlines Around the World Since 1947

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  • Name, Country, HQ City, HQ State, Operating Area, Destinations or First or Final Year of operation.
  • To see a list of all airlines, leave the search box blank and select Airlines.
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  • Airline, Manufacturer, Type, Registration or Serial Number.
  • To see a list of all aircraft, leave the search box blank and select Aircraft.
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  • Format (Document or Image), Subject (Aircraft, Airline General, Clipping, Collateral, Map, Post Card, Stamp, Timetable or Other), Airline, Aircraft (manufacturer or type or registration or serial number), Location, Date or Name of image creator, author or photographer.
  • To see a list of all images and documents, enter a blank in the search box and select Archives.

Partial search strings are ok, e.g. Vanc instead of Vancouver or 197 instead of 1975.

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