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HeliFly UK Ltd

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See the fabulous city of Brighton and Hove from the air on one of our exciting helicopter tours or experience flights. There's no better way to see the city and stunning Sussex countryside! HeliFly also offer lunch and afternoon tea trips to local...more
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Terminal Building 14 Cecil Pashley Way | Shoreham Airport, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5FF, England
+44 1273 257070
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

John Davies was a fantastic pilot and guide telling us about the area that we flew over. There were six of us in the party and managed to fit into the larger of the two helicopters available. It was a really fantastic experience. Our original...More

Thank Keith U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well good people had a time of my life...45 mins of intense joy...great machine the R22.. hard to get the hang of but loved it ...it's rore no fancy bits ...and as for the pilot absolutely brilliant Mr Harvey Ryall thanks for great time and...More

Thank slartybart2018
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I have been lucky enough to receive afternoon trip for my birthday from my daughter and son in law, from the moment we arrived at Helifly John was very welcoming, plying is with Champagne before our flight, John was a great pilot showing us various...More

Thank phil j
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I couldn't speak more highly of John at Helifly. From the moment I contacted him to plan our helicopter transfers to the hotel from Shoreham, it was a joy. Unfortunately due to weather on the first day we had to change our plans slightly, but...More

Thank Josh M
HeliFly_UK, Owner at HeliFly UK Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

So glad that after the disappointment of the horrible weather on the Saturday, we were able to do something special with the glorious weather on the Sunday. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

We had a great flight with John on Sunday , he customised the tour so we went over our house and went over some other places of interest like Wiston House where we go married ! ...a great 50th birthday present - friendly and professional...More

Thank Inspire713266
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We had a great time aboard the helicopter on Monday, 17th Sept 2018. We were very pleased by the way we were treated and impressed with all who we met. We agreed that everyone was courteous, friendly and welcoming, and that deserves recognition and recommendation...More

Thank Russell B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I treated my fiancée to a helicopter ride with lunch at Buxted Park! From start to finish was a great experience. John our pilot arrived with a very nice bottle of champagne and off to Buxted we went! It was my fiancées first ever helicopter...More

Thank Millsymill
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I have to say that a helicopter flight had never crossed my mind until my girlfriend gifted me the voucher for Christmas. I waited until the summer for clear weather and were rewarded with views of the South Downs and East Sussex coast where I...More

Thank Mads1975
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Lovely experience seeing where I live, work and shop from the air. This was a present for our son's 21st, I am sure he will remember this half hour experience forever. Highly recommend for a gift idea, treat of shear indulgence. Cannot believe how amazingly...More

Thank s0nja1963
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed my belated 80th birthday present. Actually flew on my 81st birthday. Lovely weather and fantastic views of Arundel Castle and Cathedral plus many more West Sussex landmarks. John was very friendly and informative. Would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone thinking of...More

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4 December 2015|
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Response from HeliFly_UK | Property representative |
Hi Dave, It was a Robinson R44 Raven II. The one Andy is referring to in the previous answer if Clipper, which means it has the emergency floats that ours does not have. The engine is a 6 cylinder 8.87 Litre Lycoming which... More
Kani K
20 August 2015|
Response from HeliFly_UK | Property representative |
Hi Kani, Our helicopter seats up to 3 passengers [max combined passenger weight 255kg]. We offer a 20 minute tour for Brighton which costs £255 or a 30 minute tour at £297. For this price your party gets exclusive use of... More