Helicopter Capacity & Loading

Helicopter Loading and Capacity

MD500E 

1 - 3 Passengers

Please do not bring framed packs. Roll bags are a lot easier on the helicopter interior.

  • Two passengers in the front seat, one in the back
  • One roll bag each plus one day pack each
  • One rifle each
  • Three food boxes between you (maximum size of wine case)
  • Plus gas cooker & tent between you
  • No other gear
  • Maximum Load 400 kgs 

4 Passengers One Load

  • Two passengers in front and two in the back
  • One roll bag each
  • One rifle each
  • No other gear
  • Maximum Load 400 kgs

Eurocopter AS350BA

  • 3-6 passengers
  • Maximum load with pod 580 kgs.         

 

Please note: All LOADS WILL BE WEIGHED.

So make sure you organize your load before you arrive.

Gone are the days of  “throw it in she’ll be right”

"Safety must come first"