Nigel Watson, founder of helicopter superyacht acquisition & management company Luviair, was interviewed for Yacht Russia magazine in July 2015.
Nigel's review of some stylish and functional heli-yachting helicopters has just been published in the India Edition of Asia Pacific Boating. In the article, Nigel Also gives his 'top five' tips of things to do before buying a helicopter.
The article about Nigel Watson Consulting contains information about acquiring a helicopter and tips for managing the financial aspects of owning a private aircraft.
Superyacht Owner magazine has published an article about helicopters and helipads. Read about the big issues affecting helicopter operations on yachts ...
Designing the helicopter helipad for a superyacht is a specialist skill. There are a wide variety of factors to consider, like stresses on the aircraft, landing direction, superstructure turbulence, fuel storage and fire fighting equipment.
The VIP refurbishment of a Eurocopter Airbus Helicopter EC135 T1 has just been completed and the aircraft moved to the Isle of Man registry.
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.
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.
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.
The superyacht market is worth 24 billion Euros, supporting some 6,000 companies and 130,000 people. Now there's demand for an ethics charter.
The European VAT on a helicopter or jet purchase could be significant. Let Nigel Watson advise you on tax, acquisition and total cost of ownership issues for your aircraft.
Studio photography lets you control lighting and shadows. But when shooting in the wild, you must harness nature to get the best effects. Click on the photo to read the full story ...
Nigel Watson Consulting is sharing a stand with Luviair and HeliRiviera at MYS 2012. Visit me at Parvis Piscine - QP71.