Elevate your Summer Travel Blog Series: Episode 3: The HeliFlite Family

July 18, 2023

In Episode 2 of our summer travel blog series, we highlighted the unique benefits of booking with HeliFlite. As a full-service operator, we manage every aspect of your charter, ensuring an unparalleled experience from start to finish. Our commitment to safety is unrivaled, with over 55,000 safe flying hours and prestigious ARG/US and Wyvern Wingman certifications to our name. We offer ultimate privacy and flexibility, along with exceptional 24/7 customer service for customized transportation solutions. HeliFlite’s Higher Standard in private helicopter services ensures an extraordinary experience that caters to your every need.

In this installment of our blog series, we spotlight the heart and soul of HeliFlite – our dedicated team. More than just colleagues, we are a tight-knit family brought together by a shared passion for aviation and an unwavering commitment to setting the highest standard in private helicopter travel. At HeliFlite, we believe in creating more than just a journey; we craft an experience where your safety, comfort, and enjoyment are at the core of everything we do. Our community takes great pride in safeguarding the well-being of its members and takes immense pleasure in orchestrating secure and delightful travel experiences for every individual who chooses HeliFlite. Read on as we unveil the faces behind our exceptional service.

Our Pilots

Our team of world-class helicopter pilots are not just at the helm. They are the heartbeat of our operation. With an unparalleled dedication to safety, they navigate the skies with precision, ensuring your journey is as smooth as it is luxurious. Each of the 26 full-time pilots employed at HeliFlite brings a wealth of experience, having clocked thousands of flight hours, and their commitment to excellence reflects in takeoff, landing, and every moment in between. They are your custodians of the clouds and your guides of the skies delivering you and your passengers exactly when you want to be at your favorite summer destination.

Flight Operations

Step into the world of HeliFlite’s Flight Operations team – your personal concierge in the sky. This diligent crew of FAA-licensed dispatchers is at your service 24/7, 365 days a year. They are the unseen heroes behind every successful journey, ensuring each flight is meticulously planned and seamlessly executed. From coordinating with your business aircraft or ground transportation to suggesting the most convenient landing locations, they leave no stone unturned in their pursuit of perfection. With keen attention to detail, they keep you updated on weather changes, handle last-minute alterations, and maintain constant communication to ensure you don’t miss those important moments. 

The Leadership Team

Say hello to the brains behind the HeliFlite operation – our leadership team! Their diverse background spanning multiple industries brings a unique blend of expertise that takes our service to new heights. They’ve navigated everything from the Italian Naval Academy to being an Honor Graduate of U.S. Naval Flight Training. Their experience? A whopping 13,000+ hours of combined flight time, including piloting Fortune 500 corporate helicopters, military aviation, and offshore oil support for the U.S. Government. But it doesn’t stop there. They’ve also soared onto the screens, with SAG-AFTRA film pilot experience in series like ‘Billions,’ ‘Gotham,’ and even the recent HBO-hit ‘Succession.’ From high-flying films to chart-topping music videos, they’ve added a touch of Hollywood glamour to their incredible resumes. Through their leadership, they’ve worked to ensure that everyone who steps into one of our helicopters feels like a superstar, so if you’re entertaining guests this summer, why not go all the way and use HeliFlite to transport up 8 of your friends in style and on time because these moments are priceless.


Meet the team behind the HeliFlite experience – our dynamic Sales team! They’re not just about spreading the word, they’re all about adding that extra luxury to your journey. Their mission? To ensure you get more than just a flight; you get an unforgettable, immersive experience. Whether you’re jetting off to the Hamptons or exploring the Northeast, our sales team is always searching for exciting partnerships and added benefits to elevate your summer travels. They’re your behind-the-scenes maestros, orchestrating everything from exclusive deals to curated experiences. So buckle up and get ready for more than just a ride. Your journey in the sky is set to be a summer highlight.

Contact us today book your flight and join the HeliFlite family

Miss our first two installments in the series? Check them out here! “Private Travel Trends” and “What to Consider When Choosing a Helicopter Charter

Carolyn Caretti Marino

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