We are highly regarded by AMSA for consistently demonstrating our ability to quickly plan for and deploy on search and rescue missions which are often some of the most demanding required of a civilian SAR unit. In fact, we are consistently able to dispatch on SAR missions in advance of the dedicated EMS providers because of our 24/7 operations. Mackay Helicopters offer:
- World class industry best practice across all operations
- An extensive fleet of aircraft providing back up and offering full redundancy
- All aircraft fitted with floats for added safety for “over water” operations
- A leading edge Safety Management System and Quality Assurance program
- The largest and most experienced team of MPT helicopter pilots in the region
- Safe and efficient operations for industry partners
Our senior management team has extensive experience in operating single and twin engine helicopter types in a multitude of roles both within Australia and internationally, along with significant operational experience in the maritime industry
Mackay Helicopters has built a reputation as a “can do” company while maintaining excellent operational standards and has supplied services to numerous State and Federal Government departments and corporate clients. Mackay Helicopters focus is on the critical elements of our aviation business such as:
- Experienced management ensure client confidentiality and well planned operational continuity.
- The prerequisite of flight safety achieved through careful selection of experienced aircrew, together with rigorous ongoing training programs and flight checking systems.
- The provision of excellent maintenance standards utilising well trained and experienced engineering personnel.
- Application of the latest technology available to develop new standards in safety and service to Mackay Helicopters customers.
Mackay Helicopters General Manager reports to the Auriga Group CEO and is responsible for day to day operations with clients to ensure that our service is provided in accordance with agreements in a safe and efficient manner.
Mackay Helicopters is a service oriented company and manages its aviation activities as a mature quality aware organisation. We observe the principles of quality management with an emphasis on safety awareness.