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These are the best hotels for a Christmas getaway

These are the best hotels for a Christmas getaway

There is no doubt that a staycation over the festive period in one of the UK’s top hotels is a truly magical experience.  Whether you’re going away with family, or that someone special, you can’t beat the service and atmosphere of a hotel at Christmas.  Log fires, mulled wine, live music, festive feasts, it doesn’t […]

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 […]

Atlas Helicopters’ Advent Calendar 2019

Festive greetings and welcome to a selection of the year’s highlights and a smattering of photos from the archive. There are many reasons to book a helicopter charter, speed and flexibility being top of most people’s list. However, the views during the flight and the discreet VIP service that our friendly Operations Team provides, will […]

Silverstone VIP Lounge By Numbers

At the British Grand Prix, our exclusive VIP Arrivals Lounge is an elegant and relaxing way to arrive at Silverstone, the home of motor racing. This year was our busiest since we began in 2008 and once they had caught their breath, our friendly Operations Team totted up some fun facts and figures from the […]

Escape To Tresco For A Winter Break In Paradise

As the evenings draw in and the days get chillier, take a short flight to subtropical Tresco where milder climes, star-strewn skies and the tempestuous surge of stormy seas will prove the perfect winter tonic. With a flying time of only an hour and 50 minutes from central London and our friendly Operations Team on hand to […]

Tresco Holiday Offer: Experience a Scilly Summer with an Island-Hopping Break

This July & August, escape to a scattering of subtropical islands just southwest of the Cornish coast. Visit the neighbouring emerald-toned islands of Tresco and Bryher with a four-night island-hopping break. You can fly in from any UK location and our friendly Operations Team can arrange everything for you, from helicopter charter and accommodation, to […]

Meet the Fleet – Fly Large Groups To Your Event By Helicopter

 The arrival of our new, quicker and more comfortable Agusta A109S Grand means flight time estimates for charters across the UK have been reduced. Here are some of the new times from London: Silverstone – 25 minutes Cardiff – 55 minutes Liverpool and Manchester are now 65 minutes Channel Islands – 70 minutes Paris – 85 minutes Amsterdam – […]