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  • Private Learn to Fly Event at Platinum Helicopters

    Happy June! We would like to remind everyone that Platinum Helicopters offers private parties and group learn to fly demo events either at our location or an airport near you.  Just last week we hosted a private event for the top 25 clients of a Brazilian Based Corporation at our office and hangar here in […]

  • Dalton passed his CFII

    Congratulations to Dalton O’Rourke for passing his Commercial Flight Instrument Instructor rating in our Robinson R44 yesterday! Dalton has been flying often and working hard to obtain his CFII rating, great job!  Also a thank you goes out to his Flight Instructor Jeff MacKenzie for leading Dalton to his success.  

  • Scott climbs the ladder!

    We are super proud of Scott Fabia, one of our former Flight Instructors, and his advancement into the next level of his Helicopter Career.  While doing a charter flight this week, we got the privilege of landing at West 30th Street Helipad in New York City right next to him in his new Liberty Helicopters Chopper […]

  • 4.29.17 Fredy passes his check-ride

    Congratulations to Fredy Irazarry on passing his Private Helicopter License check ride on April 29th, 2017.  Great Job Fredy, keep up the hard work!  Also a thank you goes out to his Flight Instructor, Alison O’Brien for her assistance in helping Fredy achieve success!

  • 4.15.17 Gabe gets his Private Helicopter License

    Congratulations to Gabe Hernandez on passing his check ride and oral exam and earning his Private Helicopter Licenses!  Long awaited and well deserved for Gabe.  This was also his Flight Instructor, Jeff MacKenzie’s first official sign-off.  Great job you two!  

  • Easter Bunny & Carrot Drop-off at the Country Club

    Platinum Helicopters is wishing you all a HAPPY Easter!  Last weekend we had a great time dropping the Easter Bunny and The Carrot off on the Golf Course at a Country Club here in New Jersey.  What a grand entrance they made!  The kids were all smiling from ear to ear.  Safe Holiday Travels to […]

  • Easter Egg Drop!

    Hello Everyone, Have you ever wondered exactly how many plastic Easter eggs can fit into a 4 seater Robinson R44 Helicopter?  Well we sure did!  Our most recent Easter egg drop consisted of 5,000 (five thousand!) Easter eggs!  That sure did make a lot of happy kids! Take a look at some of our pictures […]

  • First Helicopter Solo for Gabe!

    Gabe Hernandez successfully completed his first solo flight in the Robinson R22 Helicopter this week!  It was the calm before the big snow storm.  Gabe did a great job!!  Gabe patiently waited a long time for this solo, but many more solos to come.  Keep up the good work!  

  • Congratulations Dalton on your Helicopter CFI!

    On March 8th, Dalton O’Rourke passed his check ride for his Certified Helicopter Flight Instructor License!! Awesome Job, that’s a tough one!  Now onto studying and flying for his CFII.  Also a big thank you goes off to the help of his Flight Instructors Scott, Jeff and Evan.  Dalton couldn’t have succeeded without you all!  

  • Congratulations to Greg Young

    On Saturday March 4th, Greg Young passed his check ride for his Commercial Helicopter Pilot License.  Great Job Greg!! Thank you to his Flight Instructor, Alison O’Brien for helping Greg succeed.