Established in 1990 as Reef Helicopters in Northern Queensland providing EMS and surveillance services. In 2003 merged with Marine Helicopters, adding bases at Mackay, Gladstone and Newcastle. A year later, the company rebranded to Australian Helicopters Pty Ltd, and over the next five years, expanded to incorporate working with the South Australian Government, Boeing, Queensland Emergency Services and Ambulance Victoria.
Was part of Avincis Group until 2014 when acquired by Babcock International and rebranded Babcock MCS Australasia Pty Ltd
Honeywell Signs with Australia and Thailand Operators, 27-May-16 : Honeywell avionics protection plan (HAPP) signed by Australian Helicopters, Toll Remote Logistics and Thailand SFS Aviation covering a total of 17 helicopters including AW139 and S-76 models
South Australia Rescue Service Contract Extended, 05-Dec-15 : Australian Helicopters has been awarded an extension to continue its partnership with the Government of South Australia in operating the State Rescue Helicopter Service.
Australian Helicopters New AW139 Ambulance, 29-Jul-15 : Australian Helicopters unveiled one of the new AW139 air ambulances which will be used to support Ambulance Victoria when the 10-year contract starts next January.
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| 26-Feb-15 - Ambulance Victoria Takes Delivery of its First AW139 Avalon 2015 |
15-Dec-14 - Australian Helicopters Movember adorned helicopters
07-Jul-14 - Six AW139 for Australia Air Ambulance Victoria
26-Apr-14 - EMS Victoria to Australian Helicopters AW139
02-Dec-13 - Australian Helicopters awarded firefighting contract
01-Jul-13 - Australian Helicopters rescue contracts
14-Mar-13 - AustHeli wins 2 Queensland rescue contracts