experiences are our specialty
Alice Springs Helicopters is the leading provider of commercial rotary wing services in Central Australia.
We are conveniently located at Alice Springs Airport.
We offer a broad range of helicopter services, from scenic flights and heli-safaris to filming and photography, aerial work support and Search & Rescue. Our focus is on maintaining the highest standard of aviation service and safety.
We are passionate about providing an unforgettable experience with fantastic photo opportunities.
We provide a range of scenic flights for you to discover the stunning Alice Springs Region from above.
Spirit of Mt Gillen
approx. 20 min
This flight will give you a great impression of the marvels of the region. Take in the MacDonnell ranges, Simpsons Gap, Alice Springs Township, and Mt Gillen steeped in the Aboriginal legend of the ancient dog spirit "Uk-nool-ya".
Mystery Heli Tour
With stunning scenery and great commentary, why not treat yourself with a little mystery? Whilst we can't say too much, we can say that you will not be disappointed with this sensational flight.
Range View Romantic
approx. 25 min flight time
This is truly an unforgettable tour. The flight takes you along the stunning East MacDonnell Ranges to land at an exclusive spot. Relax and enjoy the panoramic views of the ancient landscape in a tranquil setting.
BYO nibbles and drinks.
approx. 30 min
Our Simpsons Explorer flight will take you to the edge of wilderness country. Spot the iconic Larapinta Trail on your way to Simpsons Gap before taking in the sights of Mt Gillen, Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs Township, Emily Gap and the Old Telegraph Station.
West MacDonnells - Grand Tour
aprrox. 60 min
Marvel at the highlights of the famous West MacDonnell Ranges and the iconic Larapinta Trail. You will soar up to 5,000ft for awe-inspiring views of Standley Chasm, Brinkley's Bluff, Birthday Waterhole, Spencer Gorge and the rarely seen Hugh Gorge. On the way back you will be treated with stunning views of Mt Gillen as you discover Alice Springs from above.
Ayers Rock - Heli Express
approx. 5.5 h flight time
Indulge yourself with this exhilerating flight, over the amazing treasures of the Red Centre.
Departing from Alice Springs Airport, you will cross over Palm Valley, Kings Canyon and Lake Amadeus before taking in the sights of Uluru and Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). Travelling back to Alice Springs via the West MacDonnell Ranges you will be treated to the sights of Glen Helen Gorge, Gosses Bluff. Ormiston Gorge, Serpentine Gorge, Ellery Creek, Brinkley Bluff, Standley Chasm and Simpsons Gap.