BAC Helicopters News


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…

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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…


Helicopter training and charter prices held!

We are pleased to announce that we will be holding our 2014 prices for Helicopter Pilot training and charters, until at least the end of May 2015.  This is due to the welcome decrease in the fuel price.

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Ballito base up and running

The Ballito helicopter base is up and running and have found some awesome spots to fly to. Contact details for Ballito Helicopter Base are as follows: Byron McMahon, Commercial Pilot, Cell 0794945770, work 0603137332, email [email protected]


Louis Bolton Flies Solo

Louis the Fly lives up to his name and flies a perfect first solo on the 19th of November 2014. Well done, Louis Bolton. Helicopter Training


Kyle passes his PPL

A Huge Congratulations to Kyle Roeloffze who passed his Helicopter PPL flight test on the 17th of November 2014. Helicopter Training

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Congratulations to Michele who completed her CPL

A mighty congratulations from all of us at BAC to Michele Bebbington who completed her CPL on Friday 17th of October and her Grade 3 Flight Instructor’s Test on Monday 20th October. Well done, Mich and welcome to the team.


Curt completes first solo

BAC is proud to add another solo flyer to the ranks. Curt Philbin completed his first solo flight on the 10th of October 2014 at Virginia Airport. Nicely done, Curt!

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Gerry passes PPL Test

BAC congratulates Gerry van der Westhuizen on a beautifully flown test flight to complete his PPL on Thursday 31st July 2014