BAC Helicopters News


Helicopter CPL and IR Ratings23Jun2015

Borris gets CPL with IR rating

22nd of March 2015 – A proud day for BAC and Adrian (Borris) Heckler, who completed a tough CPL Flight Test with Instrument Rating. Well done, Borris!

Helicopter pilot training22Jun2015

Louisa achieves PPL

12th of June 2015 – BAC is very proud of Louisa Rall who flew through her exams and the practical training to get her PPL today.

Stephen goes solo21Jun2015

Stephen goes solo

2nd of May – Stephen Lombard takes to the sky on his own in a Robinson 22. Great first solo flight!

Bac Helicopter training19Jun2015

Bruce and Louisa go solo

23rd of March 2015 - A big day for BAC with both Bruce Stramentov and Louisa Rall flying solo for the first time. Beautifully done in both cases.

BAC Helicopters operations Namaqualand Soil Sampling19Mar2015

Namaqualand Soil Sampling

Namaqualand Soil Sampling : BAC Helicopters has resumed its successful partnership with CGS for a large scale Soil Sampling Project in the Northern Cape. The project began in March 2015 and is expected to run through till the end of the year. The vast, semi…

BAC Helicopters operations mining in the DRC19Mar2015

DRC Project shows promising growth

DRC Project shows promising growth for 2015/16 : As established helicopter operators in the Democratic Republic of Congo, BAC continues to provide long line vertical reference drill rig moving operations for it mining and exploration clients. The start of the year has seen encouraging developments…

BAC Helicopters rhino anti poaching team19Mar2015

Anti Rhino Poaching Operations

BAC Helicopters / ZAPwing Operations : BAC Helicopters along with ZAPwing (Ezemvelo Airwing) have, since 2013, been conducting Anti Rhino Poaching operations in the greater KwaZulu Natal in efforts to combat rhino poaching. The helicopter operations serve as a tool in this ongoing fight against…

BAC Helicopters Duzi Canoe Marathon 2015 00118Mar2015

Dusi Canoe Marathon 2015

Dusi Canoe Marathon 2015 Dusi Canoe Marathon 2015: 19th to the 21st Feb – Our favourite home event and one we look forward to flying each year. With five operational helicopters and one special supporter, BAC is proud of the slick execution and professionalism exhibited by the…