Brisbane's most modern helicopter fleet

Our Modern Helicopter Fleet

Executive Helicopters has a modern fleet of Airbus turbine helicopters which feature spacious leather seating in air-conditioned cabins, offering exceptional leg room and outstanding visibility.

All aircraft in the fleet are fitted with:

  • Air-conditioning
  • 2 x GPS navigation computers
  • Mobile phone
  • Skywatch/TCAD anti collision warning systems
  • Impact absorbing leather seats
  • Night VFR for cargo and parts transfers
  • Satellite based emergency locator
  • Bose® noise cancelling headsets
  • Satellite based live flight tracking device (compatible with Australian National Aerial Fire Fighting Centre (NAFC) system)

Specialist Capabilities:

  • 1,500L fuel tanker and 4WD vehicle for remote operations
  • Over water operations
  • Approved Dangerous Goods handling, including poisons
  • Approved low flying permit
  • Water bombing/fire fighting

Airbus EC120B Helicopter

The EC120B, also known as the 'Colibri' (Hummingbird), is a 1.7 ton, single-engine turbine aircraft designed for mission flexibility. It features advanced technologies for simple, safe and cost-efficient operations as well as easy maintenance. It is the only fully FAR/JAR 27 certified helicopter in its class. The EC120B's state of the art ergonomic cockpit, complete with dual LCD-screen Vehicle and Engine Multifunction Display (VEMD), greatly decreases the pilot's workload, and its Turbomeca Arrius 2F engine offers a very low fuel consumption.

Seating: 4 + pilot

Cruising airspeed: 120 knots/220km per hour

Range: 700km

Endurance: 3 hours

EC120B Turbine Helicopter

Airbus EC130B4 Helicopter

The new generation EC130B4 is a light, turbine engine helicopter with all the latest technology and a roomy, modular cabin that can seat one pilot plus six passengers. Its Fenestron tail rotor and automatic rotor speed control result in a significantly reduced operation noise level. Reliable power is provided by the Turbmeca Arriel 2 turbine engine including a dual channel FADEC (Full Authority Digital Engine Control) with a third independent back-up channel. Integrated VFR equipment, coupled with a GPS, is fitted as standard for day and night missions. 

Seating: 6 + pilot

Cruising airspeed: 120 knots/220km per hour

Range: 700km

Endurance: 3 hours