Ranked as the #1 helicopter company on TripAdvisor Glacier Southern Lakes Heli offer an excellent service in New Zealand, not just focused on skiing. Also bridal, aerial tours and more.
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they Helicopter tours offer a trip of a lifetime with wilderness forests, pristine lakes and waterfalls and jagged mountain peaks to be experienced. Some of they flights include a landing subject to weather and availability. Start with our Remarkables 101 or choose to add a 2hour boat cruise (Milford + Cruise Flight 202) or the extended flying time (Milford Extended Flight 203), or choose from one of our charter flights to really experience everything the Queenstown region has to offer.
At Helicopters Queenstown Ltd all our pilots hold a Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence and are regularly subjected to stringent performance checks New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority Part 135 requirements. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) regulates civil aviation in New Zealand. We have one of the Civil Aviation Authority’s highest audit ratings for operations and safety. As part of the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) implementation of State Safety Programme, GSLH has successfully met the requirements and has now been certificated under Safety Management Systems making it one of the first helicopter operators nationwide to achieve this, ahead of the Feb 2021 deadline. We are proud to have an inhouse, Safety Manager and Occurrence Investigator as a fulltime team member. Before all flights, passengers are fully briefed on safety procedures before entering the helicopter. During scenic flights our pilots may, at their own discretion, change flight paths and landing locations due to safety and weather conditions. Passengers will always be kept fully informed of any changes, safety is always our main priority.