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| About Us

Yellowhead Helicopter Ltd. has supported the forestry, mining, petroleum, utility and tourism industries for over 45 years. Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. is a privately held Canadian company, based in BC and Alberta, that has been providing commercial helicopter services and solutions to the public, industry and government since 1975.

For more information on our helicopter services and our fleet of helicopters. please browse our website or contact us at one of our bases or the Prince George operations centre. 

| Our Heli-Solutions

Aerial Photography & Film Production

Yellowhead Helicopters understands that aerial photography is a valuable tool in a variety of fields such as land-use planning, environmental studies, surveillance, commercial advertising and surveying...

Avalanche Control

Yellowhead Helicopters's pilots have years of experience providing avalanche control services for the BC Ministry of Transportation and various avalanche control companies. YHL helps to reduce the hazards our roadways, railways, power infrastructure and resorts....

Emergency Services

Yellowhead Helicopters is equipped to provide emergency helicopter services from our network of bases throughout British Columbia, as well as in remote locations across the country...

Environmental & Wildlife Surveys

Our pilots are knowledgeable and compassionate when it comes to wildlife, and maintain a patient and calm demeanor. They keep the animal’s well-being as their number one concern and are experienced to minimize the stress on wildlife...

Forestry

In addition to Fire Fighting operations, Yellowhead Helicopters has the expertise, air crew and equipment necessary to provide support to all operations that make up the forest industry...

Heli-Skiing

Avalanche control work and heli-skiing can be a very challenging flying environment due to the lack of visual references and weather causing poor visibility. Safety is always our primary goal...

Heli-Tours

With Yellowhead Helicopters you can experience the mountains of British Columbia like you have never imagined. Helicopter sightseeing and adventure with Yellowhead Helicopters is a once in a lifetime experience...

Maintenance Services

A Bell CSF, our team of skilled, experienced and OEM trained engineers not only provide hands on support for our equipment, they also maintain and repair aircraft & parts belonging to other helicopter service providers and private individuals alike....

Natural Resource Exploration

Timing and efficiency are of great importance to organizations involved in natural resource exploration and development. We pride ourselves on providing our customers with a personalized service...

Oil, Gas & Seismic

At Yellowhead Helicopters, we have the equipment and the expertise to get your oil and gas exploration project or seismic survey completed safely and efficiently. Our crews are experienced in extreme and remote environments with high production & understand the importance of timing & efficiency...

Utility Support

As a BC Hydro approved operator, Yellowhead Helicopters ensures that all of its pilots stay current and qualified by taking “Flying in the Wire Environment” and Pilot Decision Making courses...