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How to get over the fear of flying

How to get over the fear of flying

Fear of flying is called aviophobia or aerophobia, and around 40% of the general population report a fear of flying.  2.5% of people have what is known as a clinical phobia, which means they avoid flying or do so with significant distress.  We’ve all heard from somebody “you’re more likely to die in a car […]

Arrive at the British Grand Prix in style with Atlas Helicopters

Each year 140,000 people descend on Northamptonshire and visit the world-famous Silvertone Circuit for the British Grand Prix.  The event lasts the whole weekend, kicking off with practice and qualifying on the Friday.  Here, you will witness history being made as the drivers battle it out and race to victory.  Which driver will be lifting […]

AUTUMN INTERNATIONALS 2021 FIXTURES

Autumn Internationals 2021 Fixtures

With the Autumn Internationals around the corner, the giants of southern hemisphere rugby – South Africa, New Zealand, Australia and Argentina – will be back touring Europe once again in November 2021.  Of course, the fans of the four home unions – England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales will no doubt welcome the return of the […]

The best locations for a Christmas getaway

The best locations for a Christmas getaway

Believe it or not, it is now less than 100 days until Christmas!  If you are looking for a short break over the festive period, we can fly you there and back in a day, or if you want to make a weekend of it, our Operations Team can arrange your hotel and ground transportation.  […]

Are these the best shooting locations in the UK?

Are these the best shooting locations in the UK?

The UK hunting is well and truly upon us.  We want to let you know about the best spots to take your shooting equipment this year.  Whether you are on the hunt for grouse, pheasant, deer or something a little more wild – we have you covered. So, are these the best shooting locations in […]

Bailiffscourt Hotel: Luxurious staycations, spa retreats and dining on the Sussex coast

Bailiffscourt Hotel: Luxurious staycations, spa retreats and dining on the Sussex coast

Bailliffscourt is the perfect destination for an English escape, with both coast and countryside on the doorstep. Add an award-winning spa, wonderful restaurant and luxurious rooms and Baliffscourt has all the ingredients for a fabulous stay or day out to remember. With its own helipad, we can whisk you away straight to the hotel, whether […]

Step back in time at Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revival is a truly unique event, bringing together motor racing fans, history buffs and vintage fashionistas alike. Around 150,000 people flock to Goodwood circuit each year to enjoy this iconic celebration of fast cars and bygone years. So get ready to step back in time at Goodwood Revival. On-the-track action Motor racing is, of […]

2021 British Grand Prix

Celebrate the return of the F1 British Grand Prix in VIP style

The Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone is one of the biggest events in the sporting calendar we’re excited to return for this year’s event on 16-18 July 2021. Celebrate the return of the F1 British Grand Prix in VIP style. Atlas Helicopters has been a regular fixture there for over a decade: we even flew […]

journey to becoming a helicopter pilot

My Journey to Becoming a Helicopter Pilot

One of the most recent additions to our team, Jack Schofield, tells us all about his journey to becoming a helicopter pilot and his career so far: When I was just 7 years old, I was lucky enough to go for a helicopter flight, from then onwards that was all I wanted to do, I […]