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Due to daylight hours in March twin engine helicopters are the most suited for the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Agusta A109's

Capable of carrying between 1 – 6 passengers. With access to over 20 of the Agusta types within the UK, these twin engine VIP helicopters are the quickest civilian helicopters and ideal for Cheltenham Gold Cup week due to the capabilities of the helicopter and crew

AS355 Twin Squirrel

Capable of carrying between 1 – 5 passengers The AS355 “Twin Squirrel” helicopter offers unparalleled levels of safety and efficiency this twin-engine helicopter combines good cruise speed. With two engines, all weather capabilities the AS355 helicopter is the perfect choice for safe, luxurious yet efficient travel

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Eurocopters EC135 & EC155

The Eurocopter EC135 is a 6 seat configuration and the Eurocopter EC155 can take up to 8 passengers. Both aircraft are twin engine helicopters and provide the VIP helicopter charter service expected with rear cabins. Ideal for Cheltenham Gold Cup although the EC155 8 seater has limited availability due to the popularity of this type.

Cheltenham Gold Cup

Fly to the Cheltenham Gold Cup and arrive as if you are part of The Festival. (14th – 17th March 2017)

With complimentary champagne and copies of the Racing Post, you will arrive at the Festival refreshed and ready to enjoy this special week for the sport of horse racing.

Whether your visit to Cheltenham is to thank your clients, suppliers, team or family, having the chance to be flown in and out of Cheltenham will a memorable experience.

My only advice is if you are wishing to hire a helicopter for Cheltenham please do not leave it until the last minute as there are a limited number of twin engine helicopters (and pilots) so its a first come first served basis.

Sikorsky S76C++ – Twin Engine Helicopter

PASSENGER SEATS: 6 -8 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 180 MPH  / CRUISE SPEED: 155 MPH

The Sikorsky S-76 helicopter has long set the standard for VIP helicopter transport, uniquely meeting the needs of discriminating clientele around the world. The S-76 helicopter combines the flexibility and agility of a helicopter, with all the comfort, safety, and quietness of a luxury airliner.

Executive passengers will enjoy maximum head room and the peace and quiet afforded by the S-76 ultra comfortable interior, enabling them to transition effortlessly from office to helicopter, working and meeting in a setting that promotes productivity. With an array of high-quality features and amenities, the S-76 is the ultimate choice for seamless executive transportation.


Agusta Grand & Power – Twin Engine Helicopters

PASSENGER SEATS: 6 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 165 MPH /  CRUISE SPEED: 145 MPH

The Agusta helicotpers are a sleek and quiet corporate helicopter designed primarily for executive transport and is the fastest executive helicopter in its class. The finesse of the lines and the streamlined frontal area conceal one of the most luxurious helicopter cabins available. The Agusta’s are able to accommodate up to 6 passengers in VIP luxury.

The Agusta’s offers an ideal business environment for the transfer of passengers and is considered the ultimate in corporate and executive transport. Equipped with twin engines, the Agusta provides enhanced safety while being capable of flying in a variety of conditions.


AS355 – Twin Engine Helicopter

PASSENGER SEATS: 4 – 5 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 170 MPH / CRUISE SPEED: 145 MPH

The Eurocopter Twin Squirrel (AS355) is a luxury twin engine helicopter. Five passengers can be carried in total luxury and comfort which make this robust and dependable aircraft ideal for a variety of tasks including the rapid transport of executives or key personnel. Fully equipped for instrument flying the Eurocopter Twin Squirrel is a perfect choice for night operations.


Eurocopter EC130 – Single Engine Helicopter

PASSENGER SEATS: 6 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 160 MPH / CRUISE SPEED: 130 MPH

The Eurocopter EC-130 offers outstanding comfort and has the same seating capacity as the Agusta but without the running costs. The EC 130 comfortable seats 6 passengers. If your looking at enjoying the views on your travels then this helicopter will suit with large windows and glass front cockpit. Ideal for scenic tours as well as aerial view filming. All seats are front facing in one cabin with 2 passengers accompanying the pilot in the front.


Eurocopter EC120 – Single Engine Helicopter

PASSENGER SEATS: 4 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 150 MPH / CRUISE SPEED: 115 MPH

The Eurocopter EC-120 offers outstanding maneuverability as well as an exceptionally smooth and quiet ride. The EC 120 comfortable seats 4 passengers, offers that VIP corporate feel without the costs. If your looking at enjoying the views on your travels then this helicopter will suit with large windows and glass front cockpit. Ideal for scenic tours as well as aerial view filming. All seats are front facing in one cabin.


Robinson R44 – Single Engine Helicopter

PASSENGER SEATS: 3 / MAXIMUM SPEED: 120 MPH / CRUISE SPEED: 90 MPH

The Robinson R44 helicopter is generally used for short hop flights, ideal for scenic tours, filming and photography. Carries 2 passengers comfortably and is the most cost effect helicopters on the market