Atlas News

Festive Quiz 2017 – Name the Atlas High Five

Up, up and away! Our skilled and knowledgeable pilots are always happy to point out interesting landmarks on every flight. Sometimes they have time to take an aerial photograph and this Christmas we’re putting them to good use in this competiton. For Atlas’ 2017 Festive Quiz you can win an exclusive canvas featuring a photograph, […]

Get Away This Christmas To Sub-Tropical Tresco

Really get away and experience boiling seas, micro-climate, exotic gardens, spa, fine dining, rugged landscape, the Atlantic Ocean, festive decorations in the cottages and no cars! That is what is on offer when you holiday on Tresco, one of the Isles of Scilly. With helicopter charters from London around the two-hour mark you can easily […]

Helicopters, The Apprentice, Aerials and Business Travel

Aerial photography will be in people’s minds this week with BBC1’s The Apprentice returning to UK TV. The opening titles always have some excellent skyline footage of the City of London’s skyline and as you can see below it adds gravitas to this business reality show. Getting the Right Shot The pilots at Atlas Helicopters […]

90 minutes from London in a helicopter. How far can you fly?

Before we answer the question there are a couple of stipulations we need to set. Firstly, you’ll be flying in a luxury twin-engine helicopter. Either a Twin Squirrel or Agusta 109 (above). This is important to know as it is faster that its single engine cousins, carries more fuel, can take you much further and […]

New to Atlas Helicopters: Connoisseur Tour of Hampshire

With the whole itinerary arranged for you this flying tour will take you into the heart of Hampshire’s finest producers, introduce you to their techniques and sample their wines, spirits, ales, food produce and culinary delights. During this tour, you will also dine at one of the top country mansions and enjoy a lunch full […]

London: Business Jet Capital of Europe

With some eight airports serving the UK’s capital, London boasts a wonderful choice to the private and business jet charter client. However, leaving these airports quickly by car can be a major issue when trying to get clients to their final destination. To solve this problem, a helicopter charter directly from the airport to London […]