“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” - Leonardo da Vinci


About Austcopters

Austcopters was formed in 1993 melding the skills of experienced pilot Lindsay Snell and transport industry pioneer, Kim Miller of Miller's Transport Pty Ltd.  Although relatively youthful, Austcopters quickly achieved an enviable reputation within the aviation industry and still continues to set benchmarks in aviation.  This position was attained as a result not only of a commitment to maintaining high levels of performance but also high standards of safety and airmanship.

Austcopters Mission Statement

“Provide an excellent quality of service to satisfy our customer’s needs totally, while creating
an atmosphere of achievement, satisfaction and pride in what we do.”

This mission statement is clearly visible in the broad spectrum of services that Austcopters offer , including:

. Austcopter's success has been established by:

  • Considerable aviation history with management holding over 30 years flying experience.
  • Experienced pilots with extensive operating time on all types of turbine helicopters and aeroplanes.
  • A profitably diverse operation, able to provide new equipment for contracts.
  • Relationship with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) of the highest professional standard.
  • Proven track record of managing and implementing professional courses - including check and training programs for several competitors.
  • Impeccable safety record.
As an Australian owned and operated company Austcopters has the helicopter resources, experience and expertise to exceed your helicopter charter requirements.

Where can you find us?

Austcopters is based at Archerfield Airport in Brisbane, and Mascot Airport in Sydney employing a team of four pilots endorsed and experienced to fly a diversity of single and twin-engine helicopters in all flight conditions, lead by Lindsay Snell, founder and chief pilot.