Bighorn Helicopters Inc

Bighorn Helicopters Inc. offers reliable helicopter flights and other aviation services in Alberta

The staff at Bighorn Helicopters are trusted high-altitude experts, prepared to offer a range of helicopter services throughout Alberta from their base in Blairmore. The company also operates from an airport in Calgary and from several locations in the Kootenay region of British Columbia.

Their projects include:

  • Preservation of human and natural resources
  • Passenger carriage for occupational and pleasure requirements
  • Transportation of supplies and equipment to your project area
  • Research and development; data-collection programs
  • Project planning and assessment
  • Small, midsize, and large workscope programs
  • Charters in Canada
  • Emergency helicopter services
  • Nafta operations specification

Call Bighorn Helicopters Inc. to charter a flight

Whether you’re ready to book a flight or simply wish to inquire about helicopter flight pricing, give Bighorn Helicopters a call toll-free at 1-888-265-1889.

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Why should you choose Bighorn Helicopters Inc. in Alberta?

  • They’ve been in business for more than 30 years
  • Private ownership and operation
  • Long-term ownership and management
  • It’s becoming a second-generation company
  • Rotor-wing and fixed-wing aircraft
  • Specialty charters are available
  • Air Operator Certificate (AOC) and Approval of Maintenance Organization (AMO) certified
  • High-quality electronic systems
  • Civil Aviation Safety Officer (CASO) on staff
  • Authorized operator for the Provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario as well as the federal government

Who are Bighorn Helicopters’ customers?

Clients from a number of fields rely on Bighorn Helicopters to accomplish their projects, which can involve anything from wildfire control to search and rescue or even sight-seeing adventures. They regularly assist in the following areas:

  • Natural resources
  • Environment and climate change
  • Utilities
  • Search and rescue
  • Emergency services
  • Wildlife sustainability management
  • Federal and provincial parks
  • Wildfire agencies
  • Mining
  • Film industry

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How does Bighorn Helicopters address safety?

Safety is a top priority at Bighorn Helicopters. All work is planned around safe work methods for obtaining the best possible outcome.

Their safety process rotates around:

  • Training
  • Competency assessment(s)
  • Documentation
  • Hazard identification, controls and mitigation
  • Reporting
  • Communication
  • Experience
  • Improvement

Continually striving for excellence, Bighorn Helicopters’ safety program embraces aircraft operations, maintenance, general and administrative functions.

Bighorn Helicopters also offers free-of-charge emergency response (ERP) database storage for customers and local companies in their operating area(s).

Contact info

Address: 13219 20 Ave, Blairmore, AB T0K 0E0 Phone: 1-888-265-1889

Kootenay Business Awards

13-year Platinum Best of Business award winner for Helicopter Service in Kootenay Business magazine

Better Business Bureau accredited


Get in touch

1817 Theatre Rd Cranbrook V1C7G3

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A Bighorn Helicopters Astar aircraft on location providing fire protection support; one of many types of flying Bighorn provides.

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Bighorn Helicopters provides helicopter support in Western Canada.

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Bighorn Helicopters has 30+ years aviation industry experience.

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Bighorn Helicopters employ pilots, engineers and management.

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Bighorn Helicopters—mountain flying, rescue and remote area flying.

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