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"Do you have a busy schedule?"
"Do you have to meet tight deadlines?"
There are 3 points in the mission statement of Scenic Helicopter Tours & Charters that are the corner stone of our business. They are SAFETY, SERVICE & SPEED. To you the Client they are important for the following reasons.
(1) Safety - Your personal safety is our highest priority; our pilots are rigorously trained and educated in the latest flight techniques and safety guidelines set forth by the Federal Aviation Administration.
(2) Service - Scenic Helicopter Charters has Six (6) FAA Certified Helicopters that can be to your present location in a matter of minutes. The Federal Aviation Administration requires a minimum of 150 hours of flight time to be a commercial pilot (transport passengers for hire). To qualify as a pilot for Scenic Helicopter Charters our pilots must have a minimum of at least 1000 hours of flight time. Quite simply we expect more so that we can offer Greater Service and Flight Expertise to our clients.
(3) Speed - Speed is quite often the determining factor in any Victory. Whether it be in a Sports Arena or in the Board Room, swift movement and a keen mind gives today's businessman or businesswoman the edge over their competition. Scenic Helicopter Charter Services can carry you to and from any meeting, plant inspection/ aerial reconnaissance, what ever the purpose. Scenic Helicopter Charter Services will get you to your destination. Maximizing your efficiency and Minimizing wasted time.
Scenic Helicopter Charters provide on demand transportation services within a 200 nautical mile radius of Knoxville TN. A minimum notice is required to have an aircraft at your disposal. We utilize 4 passenger Bell Jet Ranger Helicopters as our primary mode of VIP Charter Operations.
Many Corporations have realized a need for fast professional executive travel and transportation. Leaders such as yourself have full schedules and find it necessary to view company functions first hand. Your time is an important resource and must be managed wisely. Helicopter travel provides a resource that allows you to Multi-task with greater speed and versatility than ever before. You will be able to move quickly from home to office or from office to company functions. Helicopters are faster and more economical in most cases than conventional ground transportation such as rental cars or Limousine services.
Example (1). A Bell Jet Ranger can transport 4 passengers and cargo with a combined weight of 650 lbs. 200 miles in Two hours and twenty minutes (2:20).
Example (2). A Bell Jet Ranger can transport 4 passengers and cargo with a combined weight of 850 lbs. 100 miles in Fifty minutes (0:50).
Interior layout of a Bell Jet Ranger
Scenic Helicopter Tours & Charter Service Company History
Scenic Helicopter Tours began operations in 1983 offering aerial tours over and around, The Great Smoky Mountain National Park with one Helicopter. Over the years Scenic Helicopter Tours began offering other aerial services including: Door to Door VIP services, Real-Estate reconnaissance and Photography for land developers, News Gathering, Film Production, and Movie Cinematography.
To meet the increasing demands for specialized services, we have expanded our fleet and operations with professionally trained crew and fully staffed maintenance crew and our own hanger facility.
The Sky is the Limit
For estimates and rates please feel free to call Scenic Helicopter Tours and Charters. (865) 428-6929 or (877) 359-7267.