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! Details of Tseax Aviation, a new partnership between Yellowhead Helicopters and Nisga’a Lisims will be coming soon! We are the Nass area’s premier indigenous provider.

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 […]

Intermediate Pilot job posting

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YHL has job opportunities for experienced helicopter pilots. Skills include mountain flying, long lining, vertical reference and fire fighting.

Covid-19 Ops Status June 25, 2020

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Covid-19 Updated Operations Status Updated June 25, 2020 Yellowhead Helicopters would like to take this opportunity to inform all that during this Covid-19 Pandemic that the decision was made this week, effective immediately, to suspend tourism flights for the Summer – Fall of 2020. We remain committed to providing service to our business clients in […]