Covid Ops Status Update Oct 29, 2021

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Covid-19 Updated Operations Status for Winter 2021/2022 Updated October 29, 2021 Winter is fast approaching and we’re seeing the continuation of Covid infections across the province and the world. Our very busy summer season has been winding down, some of the crews have been undergoing our usual recurrent training at the Prince George Ops Centre. […]

Base Pilot Job Opportunities

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Our bases in Fort St. John, Prince George, Terrace and Dease Lake are all looking for qualified helicopter pilots to join their base teams! The successful applicants will be expected to reside in the community in which they are Base Pilot. Fort St. John Preferred Qualifications: 1,000+ hours of experience; Some long-line experience would be […]

Safety software expands to AirSuite – Cirro

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Yellowhead Helicopters adds Cirro to operational processes May 31, 2021  Prince George, BC – Yellowhead Helicopters has recently added AirSuite’s Cirro cloud-based software to it’s arsenal of real-time tools to support the processes of flight managing, planning and tracking. Among Cirro’s many features is a scheduler that allows managers to plan and coordinate aircraft by […]

Alberta wildfire incident

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Alberta Wildfire Incident Media Statement On Monday, June 28th, 2021, the Yellowhead Helicopters Family lost a valued member in a tragic accident while performing emergency response activities in Alberta. The pilot, the lone occupant of the aircraft, suffered fatal injuries. The cause of the accident is currently unknown and investigators are onsite. Out of respect […]

New Dease Lake helicopter service

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We’re expanding again! Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. & Klee Cho Aviation are pleased to announce that their latest base is set up & busy, busy! We’ve expanded further through the BC northcoast and the Golden Triangle. Located at the far end of the Dease Lake Airport, YHL is providing helicopter charter services for the beautiful Stikine […]

Helicopter flight over Skeena River flooding

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Northwest BC June 2021 weather starts with rainstorms and heavy snowmelt June 3, 2021  Terrace, BC – May ends with a whoosh of snowmelt. The month of May on the BC Northcoast rarely fails to surprise with nicer weather and high water levels in the local rivers.  This year is no exception.  The region, like most […]

Nisga’a Territory Premier Helicopter Operator

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New Joint Venture for 2021! Spring of 2021 brought about new business partnerships! Yellowhead Helicopters’ Corey Taylor, manager of business development, and Tseax Development Group’s CEO, Art Mercer, are proud to introduce Tseax Aviation! We are the Nass area’s premier indigenous provider of helicopter services with hangars located in Terrace and Stewart.  Contact: Art Mercer, President […]

Tahltan Territory Premier Helicopter Operator

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New Joint Venture for 2021! Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. (“YHL”) and Tagodi Development Corp. (“TDC”) are pleased to announce the formation and partnership of Klee Cho Aviation Inc., a Tahltan entity.  Yellowhead Helicopters is the largest and oldest helicopter operator providing service in the Tahltan Territory and the surrounding mountains of North West British Columbia.  A […]