Our Pilots – David Oliver

3700+ helicopter hours, his experience includes:

  • 200 hours in Multi Engine Helicopters
  • 5 years in Papua Niugini
  • Long Line Operations
  • Aerial Photography and Filming
  • Frost Fighting
  • Medivac and Search and Rescue operations
  • Scenic operations throughout the Mt Cook region, Southern Lakes area and Fiordland

David joined Heliworks in 2016 after 5 years in Papua Niugini in a commercial role.  David has worked extensively in support of exploration drill operations in both Papua Niugini and Canada, as well as firefighting and remote area ops in Australia.  Before that he flew scenic operations out of Rotorua, New Zealand.