Southern Show Exhibition, Isle of Man.

Exhibiting at the Isle of Man Southern Show. We enjoyed telling many of the locals more about our helicopter management and aviation ownership services.

Update from Allan Brew at The Skerries 2014 Classic Motorbike Run.

Regular readers of my blog will know that my helicopter management company LuviAir is a sponsor of Allan Brew. Allan competes in classic motorcycle events with his Aermacchi 350 and a Seeley G50 classic motorbikes.

Indian Government Minister Fractures Neck. Helicopter Safety Belt Not Properly Secured.

The Times of India reported that Harish Rawat, Chief Minister of the region of Uttarakhand, has fractured his neck during a helicopter journey because his seatbelt was not properly attached.

Isle of Man ‘Reel Life’ Youth Films Project Needs Sponsors.

The Reel Life Education Project is an education initiative creating hard-hitting, short feature films focusing on the subjects affecting young people today.

HeliYacht Refurbishment Project Airbus Helicopter EC135T1

The VIP refurbishment of a Eurocopter Airbus Helicopter EC135 T1 has just been completed and the aircraft moved to the Isle of Man registry.

Job Vacancy. Helicopter Operations Manager. Isle of Man.

Luviair is seeking an enthusiastic and confident person with strong communication skills and a cool head to join our fast-paced operations desk in the Isle of Man as Operations Officer. Previous experience in aviation is not required, but candidates must be ready to learn. Key to this role is the ability to multi-task, juggling short-term […]

Using Simulators for VIP Helicopter Training.

  Last week we had the pleasure of welcoming Etienne Clerc of HeliSim to our offices in the Isle of Man. HeliSim are a leading supplier of flight simulation facilities for Eurocopter aircraft, now known as Airbus Helicopters. My company Luviair makes extensive use of flight simulation as a way to keep our pilots fully […]

Eurocopter Changes Name To Airbus Helicopters.

I was delighted to see Guillaume Faury speak passionately about his vision of the future for Airbus Helicopter. With an emphasis on quality, safety and customer support, Mr Faury is a highly-experienced flight test engineer who has a deep understanding of his products. I felt very reassured by the experience which Mr Faury brings to his post.

Sikorsky S-76D VIP Helicopter. Review from the 2014 HAI Heli-Expo, California.

The Sikorsky S-76D is a very impressive aircraft for VIPs who make frequent use of their helicopter and want an aircraft that is made to the highest specification. The quiet operation and executive configuration make this a luxurious and hard working helicopter.

Bell 429 VIP Configuration. Review At Heli-Expo 2014, California.

I’m on the ground at the HAI Heli-Expo 2014 event in Anaheim, California. My thanks to Gary Slater of Bell Helicopter UK who showed me around the executive configuration of the Bell 429 during my visit.