Feature Articles

Helicopter Express

Helicopter Express, a national leader in sophisticated aviation missions, announced the launch of their new website in June 2017. The site showcases their world-class fleet, ground support, pilots, and staff as well as the company’s high priority of safety and reliability. It features a sleek, organized design and improved functionality to create an enjoyable experience

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Extinguishing Flames In The Sunshine State

In just the first three to four months of 2017, an increase in wildfires has left the Sunshine State of Florida in need of Helicopter Express’ aerial firefighting services. Earlier this month, Governor Scott issued a state of emergency due to more than 100 active wildfires across the state threatening about 20,000 acres of land. That’s

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Kaman K-1200 Kmax Helicopters

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. This kind of efficiency decreases the critical resources of time and money.

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Taming The Squirrel

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. Recently, Jon’s feature article Taming the Squirrel was featured in Vertical, an online magazine that features the latest in helicopter news.  His article explores that success

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Bell 407HP Gallery

The Bell 407 helicopter has been a faithful workhorse for Helicopter Express for decades. It has been a hero among our fleet, but even the most iconic trailblazer needs a reinvention over time. HX is constantly looking for ways to improve our capabilities, especially regarding advancing our abilities to accomplish the most challenging firefighting missions and dramatically increasing our payloads.

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Baseball Fans

Baseball Fans

Media Posted: April 16, 2015, By Michael Foster at Forsyth County News The most effective grounds crew in the county came from the sky Tuesday. Pinecrest baseball coach Ryan Weingart and King’s Ridge’s Dallas McPherson couldn’t stand the thought of canceling the restart of Monday’s game, which was stopped after 4 1/3 innings by a

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