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Helicopters

Our Fleet

Seven Bell 317 HP - Soloy 47 Turbine powered Helicopters, configured for spraying, lifting and utility operations.

Fuel endurance is 2.5 hours.

All machines are fitted with liquid spray equipment, tanks of 450 - 600 litre capacity, pumps and booms. We have developed and manufactured custom 'On-board' dry application equipment for the application of granulated products for control of Fire ants and Mosquito larvae.

 

Two Bell 206 Longranger - Configured for spraying, lifting and utility operations including survey and charter flights.

Fuel endurance is 3.0 hours.

With a seating capacity for up to six passengers these machines are ideal for exclusive charter and are fitted with a complete National Government Radio pack.

These aircraft can also be equipped with liquid spray equipment, tanks of 600 litre capacity, pumps and booms.

 

 

Eurocopter AS355 F1 'TWIN STAR'

-The twin engines make it ideal for search and rescue out to sea, low level flying in suburban locations, and executive charter flights.

Fuel endurance 3.1 hours.

5 Passengers, 140kts cruise speed.

 

 

 

Eight Bell 204 - TH-1F-1385 HP - 'Medium-Lifter' lift helicopters, capable of carrying 'spray loads' of 1500 litres or external loads of 1800 kg.  (The remaining three Bell 204 helicopters can also be fitted out to meet contract requirements as necessary).

These Helicopters are ideally suited to high volume application work as well as high volume 'Fire bombing' etc.

These machines are fitted with either, 1500 litre spray tanks or 1380-litre 'ISOLAIR' water bombing tanks or SEI Bambi-buckets, up to 1500-litre capacity, depending on the task.

All our machines are fitted with Differential GPS units for precise swath guidance and real time plotting. These units coupled with our spray flow meters provide accurate application of the product. We are able to provide print outs of the treated areas at completion, showing exactly where we have flown and treated.

These machines are also fitted with onboard 'smoke generators' to enable us to monitor wind velocity, and skid mounted mirrors to allow us to keep a view whilst flying our application system.

With a 'safe working load' of 1600 kg's on the hook, they are excellent for heavy lift construction work.  Fuel endurance is 3.2 hours

 

Three Bell 214B - 2950HP 'Heavy-Lifter' helicopters. These are the largest, most powerful single engine helicopters manufactured and operated in the world. With a maximum payload of up to 3500kg (3.5tonne) these machines are the most productive and cost effective helicopters in their class. Seating is provided for up to 14 fully equipped passengers crew or fire-fighters. These machines can operate at maximum payload up to 14000 feet density altitude.  Fitted with either the "Tsunami" Belly Tank or 3000Litre Bambi Buckets, they are the most versatile and cost effective fire fighter in the world.

All our machines are fitted with Differential GPS units for precise swath guidance and real time plotting. These units coupled with our spray flow meters provide accurate application of the product. We are able to provide print outs of the treated areas at completion, showing exactly where we have flown and treated.

All machines are fitted with onboard 'smoke generators' to enable us to monitor wind velocity.

All machines are fitted with skid mounted mirrors to allow us to keep a view whilst flying of our application system.

 

 

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