Our Fleet

Meet our diverse range of exceptional helicopters.

We’ve got the perfect aircraft for every mission

Helicopter Express owns and operates one of the most powerful and versatile fleets in the Southeast. Featuring 24 helicopters selected for their merits, safety, and performance capabilities, we’re able to provide you with the perfect aircraft for any of your construction or commercial needs.

Kaman K-Max K-1200

Kaman K-Max K-1200

The Kaman K-1200 K-Max is a little helicopter with a lot of power. This efficient, strong, and cost effective workhorse is capable of completing a heavy lift job in a matter of hours. We are privileged to be one of only five companies in the United States that operates this unique and powerful helicopter.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

0 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

6,000 lbs

Max Speed

100 knots (115 mph)

Range

345 miles

Capabilities

Heavy lifting, utility construction, aerial crane, aerial firefighting

Bell 205A-1++

Bell 205A-1++

With a max takeoff capacity of 10,000 lbs., the Bell 205A-1 ++ is our heaviest lifter. It has consistently proven its capabilities performing a wide range of missions in areas of high altitude, high temperature, and turbulent mountain environments. One of our most versatile aircraft, it’s relied upon to carry out jobs our most demanding operations.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

9 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

10,000 lbs.

Max Speed

120 knots (138 mph)

Range

345 miles

Capabilities

120 knots (138 mph)

Bell 407HP

Bell 407HP

The Bell 407HP is one of our most versatile aircraft. Already a hero among our fleet, recent upgrades to the Honeywell HTS900 propulsion engine has made it a faster, more powerful, and more fuel-efficient helicopter. It boasts speed, maneuverability and reliability, as well as superior capabilities in virtually all weather conditions, making it the ideal aircraft to complete even our most demanding missions.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

6 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

5150 lbs.

Max Speed

140 knots (161 mph)

Range

342 miles

Capabilities

Aerial firefighting, disaster relief, heavy lifting, passenger transport, aerial cinematography

Airbus AS-350 B3

Airbus AS-350 B3

The powerful AS350 B3 outclasses all other single engine helicopters in performance, versatility, and safety. Both light and strong, this helicopter excels in even the most extreme conditions, rigorous heat or high altitudes. Its exceptional maneuverability and superior visibility make this aircraft and ideal choice to complete a wide-range of missions.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

5 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

2,376 lbs

Max Speed

139 knots (160 mph)

Range

345 miles

Capabilities

Utility patrol, aerial firefighting, disaster relief, passenger transport, cinematography

Bell 206L-3

Bell 206L-3

The Bell 206L-3 the stretch version of the Bell 206-B3 and is well loved for its impeccable design and performance. Reliably smooth and efficient, it is is among the safest and most popular turbine helicopters in the world. With capabilities originally designed for military use, it’s primarily utilized today for commercial and corporate operations.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

6 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

4100 lbs.

Max Speed

130 knots (150 mph)

Range

345 miles

Capabilities

Utility patrol, passenger transport, cinematography

Bell 206-B3

Bell 206-B3

Renowned for its reliability, sturdiness and unparalleled safety record, The Bell 206B-3 is the definitive aircraft in its class and one of the most exceptional turbine helicopters ever built. With its classic design, proven track record, and low operating costs, it is one of our most popular aircraft across all of our services.

Aircraft specifications

Passenger Capacity

4 passengers

Max Weight Capacity

3200 lbs.

Max Speed

120 knots (139 mph)

Range

300 miles

Capabilities

Utility patrol, passenger transport, cinematography

Put our helicopters to work.

We’re ready to get to work on your next project. Contact us today for a quote and for more information on what we can do for you.