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Group 3 Aviation | Alaska

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2600 East 5th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
907-243-0147
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Welcome to Group 3 Helicopters in Anchorage, AK!


Whether you're soaring through the skies on one of our Alaska flightseeing tours, taking advantage of our various aerial commercial services which include; air charter, aerial photography or film, utility or pursuing an exciting new career with our Alaska helicopter pilot school, were here to make sure your experience with us is nothing less than first class!

Group 3 Aviation holds FAA approved certification as a Air Agency 141 flight training facility, an Air Carrier Part 135 aerial charter service, a Letter of Authorization to provide Air Tour flightseeing services, a Motion Picture Manual to operate with FAA approval on aerial filming productions and is 133 External Load lift certification. Our Alaska helicopter operation offers a wide variety of helicopter services, which include flight training in Schweizer 300 CBis and R44s.

Our fleet of helicopters are maintained by the finest, most experienced rotorcraft mechanics in the industry.



FLIGHTSEEING TOURS


Alaska has the nations greatest concentration of glaciers, covering almost 30,000 square miles, and Alaska's No. 1 visitor attraction featuring Alaska glaciers is just a short, spectacular helicopter flight away from our location! Beluga whales can be seen chasing salmon around Cook Inlet in front of Anchorage and down the Turnagain Arm. Bears also live in neighboring Chugach State Park.

Anchorage is a unique destination Surrounded by six mountain ranges and with a maritime climate. Anchorage is an active city and is surrounded by wilderness and magnificent beauty!

Summer days are long and Winters are a winter wonderland with lots of outdoor activities that suit everyone's needs.

Maybe you're new to the state or a native of Alaska; flying above Alaska is spectacular! Whether you're looking for epic views of Prince William Sound or sweeping vistas of glacial valleys; there is simply no better way to see the beauty of Alaska than from a helicopter. From the sensation of lift-off to the excitement of soaring above Anchorage, Alaska, your helicopter flight with Group 3 Aviation will be a unique and spectacular experience.

The wonders of Alaska are just a helicopter flight away!

Chugach Valleys and Glacier


See the glacially carved Arctic and Eagle Valleys, crest over peaks for views of Eklutna and Williwaw Lakes and the Eklutna, Whittier and Eagle Glaciers. Enjoy views up the Knik Arm and across to Susitna, then to Mt McKinley to the North; see Turnagain Arm and Kenai Mountains to the South. Eagle Glacier is located above the ski town of Girdwood; Eagle Glacier is in a spectacular setting 6,000 feet high in the Chugach Mountains, southeast of Anchorage and is the U.S. Olympic training center.
Tour time is approx. 45 minutes at $295 per person with a two-person minimum.

Figure Eight Lake and Susitna River


The lakes and river are on the west side of Alaska's Cook Inlet; and are magical. These are magnificent to see from a helicopter as you see the reflections of the sky in each lake! You will have a chance to see wildlife like bear and moose from the air!
Tour time is approx. 45 minutes at $295 per person with a two-person minimum.

Anchorage Loop


Fly above Anchorage and experience a city like no other from above! You will get a taste of what lies beyond the 5,000 foot plus peaks of the Chugach Mountains, see the original Iditarod Trail and the Salmon rich waters of the Cook Inlet, Flattop Mountain, Turnagain Arm, Earthquake Park, Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, Downtown Anchorage and views of surrounding beauty! This tour will give you a perspective of just how unique Anchorage is.
Tour time is approx. 30 minutes at $215 per person with a two-person minimum.

Chugach Grand Tour


Take in a breathtaking flight above Anchorage with a dramatic flight above the Chugach Mountains We fly back into the Chugach Mountains to spot for sheep and other wildlife through the scenic peaks of the range. From there we will fly back to Anchorage over the Turnagain Arm.
Tour time is approx. 60 minutes at $320 per person with a two-person minimum.

All our tours are private tours.



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