Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, flies more than 200,000 guests annually out of four locations: Las Vegas, Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon West Rim, Maui and Kauai, Hawaii. Maverick Helicopters, offering VIP-level experiences from Las Vegas, Grand Canyon & Hawaii. Maverick Helicopters has the top safety record of any tourism-based aviation company in the world. Guaranteed to fly in an ECO-Star helicopter, the only helicopter designed and engineered specifically for air tourism.
The company operates the world’s largest and youngest fleet of Airbus EC130 ECO-Star aircraft – the safest and most comfortable tourism-based helicopters – with nearly 50 in its fleet. All helicopters seat up to seven guests in a climate-controlled cabin and offer wraparound windows for optimal viewing. During each flight, the industry’s top pilots provide live narration about the surrounding attractions and interact with passengers through voice-activated headsets.
In 2015, Maverick Helicopters invested nearly $5 million in its Las Vegas terminal to make it one of the most elaborate helicopter terminals in the world. The 6,000 square foot space features floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook McCarran International Airport’s runways; a private room for VIPs; a café with food and beverage options; a large courtyard designed for group and corporate events; breathtaking gallery photos courtesy of world-renowned photographer Peter Lik; and an expanded gift shop with branded items and handmade Native American artifacts.
Maverick Helicopters has also been the exclusive helicopter operator at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for more than six years. It provides quick, expedited air transfers to NASCAR, Electric Daisy Carnival and the many driving schools located at track. Custom and private helicopter charters are available. Maverick Helicopters provides roundtrip ground transportation via limo coaches for all hotel guests in the downtown and Las Vegas Strip corridor. For more information, call 702.405.4300.