About Vantage Helicopters

Vantage Helicopters is owned by Helicopters Queenstown, which has been operating since 1980. 

We have pioneered glacier landings and have extensive scenic helicopter tour experiences. 

Helicopters Queenstown are New Zealand’s aerial film specialists.  We have been involved in the aerial filming of Mission Impossible, Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, King Kong, Pete’s Dragon, Vertical Limits and much more. 

Our modern fleet of Airbus Squirrel helicopters are complemented by highly experienced pilots with extensive knowledge of the unique local mountain environment.