All of our Pilots are rated for multi engine command and are highly experienced in IFR (Instrument Flight Rules) operations.
In reviewing the requirements for a successful operation Flyon now provides 3 Augusta Westland AW109E twin helicopters capable of IFR 24 / 7 operations. We are the first and only operator to have 3 uniformed (by make and model) IFR Helicopters Servicing Hydrographers Passage.
All pilots operate under a CASA approved FRMS (Fatigue Risk Management System). All of IFR Captains have attended type rating courses and simulation for the AW109.
We are the only helicopter company with full Avionics coverage which is vital for the reliability of twin engine, IFR operations. Our engineers have attended the Leonardo Training Academy in Italy.
Flyon have two hangar facilities.
Hangar 56 houses our maintenance operations with our facilities fully approved by CASA. Hangar 58 houses our flight operations and administrative function.
These facilities provide fully self-contained services to allow our pilots to rest between flight commitments, vital for ensuring full compliance with CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority) fatigue requirements. In addition, our team have access to exercise facilities and fully equipped kitchen.