new zealand RNZAF Base Ohakea

Bulls, Manawatu-Wanganui
new zealand

23.8124NZPM Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui
25.2127NZJM Palmerston North Hospital, Manawatu-Wanganui
85.1202NZPP Paraparaumu, Wellington (Te Whanga-nui-a-Tara)
86.7163NZMH Wairarapa Hospital, Wellington
87.0 15NZRU Waiouru, Manawatu-Wanganui
88.7166NZMS Hood, Wellington

1939 to present

40 12 S - 175 23 E
10 nm W of Fielding
Elevation: 164 feet

@ (optional)     Send

Units Login to Edit

YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
2002/now3 squadronNH90 TTH 2011/now
A109LUH 2010/now
seasprite 1997/05
205 1966/15
47 1965/10

News about this location :

NH90 Supports New Zealand Earthquake Response, 13-Nov-16 : Royal New Zealand Air Force’s (RNZAF) 3 Squadron NH90 dispatched to support emergency management after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit North Canterbury

RNZAF Helicopter Fleet Integrated in 3 Squadron, 18-Dec-14 : New Zealand Air Force Helicopter Transition Unit (HTU), responsible for the introduction into service of the NH90 and AW109, was merged into 3 Squadron replacing the UH-1H as RNZAF main helicopter.

Eight and final NH90 delivered to RNZAF, 30-Oct-14 : The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) received its eight and last NH90 helicopter at Base Ohakea.

Retrofit of New Zealand NH90 fleet completed, 31-Jul-14 : Members of the NH90 team in New Zealand have a lot to celebrate: They have just completed the retrofit of four NH90 TTH helicopters at the Royal New Zealand Air Force’s (RNZAF) operational base in Ohakea.

Events Login to Edit

By Date | By Serial

1998 ExhibitRoyal New Zealand NavywaspNZ3906
1998-mar-22 AS350B EcureuilZK-HZN
1998-mar-22 UH-1H IroquoisNZ3814
2000-mar-05 AS350D AstarZK-HYO
2004-apr-04 UH-1D IroquoisNZ3803
2008-mar-16 47G-3NZ3705
2012-mar-31 A109LUHNZ3401
2014-may-04 Royal New Zealand Air ForceNH90 TTHNZ3305
2016-nov-14 3 SquadronRoyal New Zealand Air ForceA109LUHNZ3403
2016-nov-14 3 SquadronRoyal New Zealand Air ForceA109LUHNZ3401
2016-nov-14 3 SquadronRoyal New Zealand Air ForceA109LUHNZ3402
2016-nov-14 3 SquadronRoyal New Zealand Air ForceA109LUHNZ3404

Latest News

CHC’ Bell 412 SAR Crew Recognized in Australia

846 NAS’ Merlin Helps Iconic Somerset Site

MDHI Delivered MD600N with All-Glass Cockpit

DART Aerospace’ Bell 505 Bearpaws

ALEA Standards for Public Safety Drones Programs

Leonardo at ADEX 2017

Airbus Helicopters at AMTC 2017

Metro Aviation EC145e at AMTC 2017


Promote Your Services Here

Share this page on

Sponsored by

Promote Here

Flying a helicopter
Helicopter stories
Future helicopters
For Sale


47071 serials
19828 photos
4002 heliports

Share this page on