Imagine a heavy lifting project that would take a typical crane a month or more to complete. The Kaman K-1200 K-Max is a little helicopter with a lot of power. The K-Max can complete a heavy lift job in only matter of hours.
Nearly two decades ago, Jon Bourke joined Helicopter Express and quickly became our chief pilot. His experience includes piloting throughout Europe, the Caribbean, and North, Central, and South America.
Fires have been raging in central and southern Chile, fanned by strong winds, hot temperatures, and a prolonged drought. Chile experienced its worst wildfire season in history this summer with over 1,400,000 acres burned since November.