Precision Helicopters

Helicopters |Marlborough |Survey/Film

Precision Helicopters Ltd is a nationwide operator providing superb scenic flights over most areas of our country’s natural beauty.

PHL Blenheim provides helicopter rides, scenic flights and adventure tours for Blenheim, Picton, Nelson, Kaikoura and the surrounding areas, including flights over the superb Marlborough Sounds. The base is situated at Omaka Aerodrome so you can make a day of it and also visit the amazing Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre at the same time.

Fly over Marlborough’s amazing vineyards, wineries and national parks – or perhaps pay a “flying visit” to one of the region’s wonderful lodges and resorts.

An enticing range of set helicopter flights are detailed on our website however if you don’t see the trip you want, just call and we will create it for you!

Booking your flight

Booking your flight just couldn’t be easier! Choose one of the following methods:

– Freephone 0800 246 359 to be connected to your nearest PHL Base, or
– Email us via

Normally no deposit is required unless the booking is for a large group where special arrangements have been made. If the weather isn’t suitable on the day, we can either reschedule or cancel the flight – whatever suits you.

Before boarding your flight, you will be given a comprehensive safety briefing. If you have any concerns, please discuss these with your pilot who will assist in any way possible.

Safety is paramount to PHL. All PHL helicopters are safe, modern and reliable and maintained by external accredited maintenance providers.

PHL pilots are highly experienced. You will be flying in very safe hands! Besides passenger air transport, each pilot is also involved with our commercial and agricultural helicopter-based services.

Helicopter landing
Precision Helicopters Ltd
Omaka Airport