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23
Dec
15
Mar

Helicopter Paintball in the Albany Area!

We’re bringing Helicopter Paintball to the Capital Region on April 9th, 2016!

Come join us and Capital Combat Zone Paintball and Airsoft for an adrenaline rush like no other!

Helicopters, paintball and aerial gunnery! We can take 3 people per flight, so that means you and two friends or teammates can rain down even more paintball on your unsuspecting opponents on the ground!

We’re joining in on this fun event already taking place!!capital zone paintball event

April 9th, 2016

10am –  4pm

Bring your friends, and have a blast!

Space still available at the event!

All profits go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society!

Scheduled for April 9th

Check our Facebook page for details!

Thank you to Capital Combat Zone Paintball for graciously allowing us to use their field and for participating in our fundraiser!

We would also like to thank the 4 Horsemen who have graciously helped us  acquire supplies for this charity event.

All profits are donated to the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.

Our $50 pre-registration has ended, but you can still join us on the field or in the helicopter!

Independent Helicopters, LLC
Stewart International Airport: (845) 549-3755
Saratoga County Airport: (518) 796-4306

 

 

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24
Feb

LLS Kickoff Event! Prizes, live music, and more!

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has been an organization near and dear to our hearts at Independent Helicopters over the past several years, as they work to raise money and fight blood cancers. Their fundraising programs provide us with some really unique opportunities to turn our passion for aviation into something that unites people for a great cause (hello, helicopter paintball!).

As many of you know, our very own Matt Taggard is launching his campaign for LLS Man of the Year next week. Next Friday, March 5th we will be kicking off at Billy Joe’s Ribworks in Newburgh and auctioning off various prizes!

Stop by from 4-6pm for free food, a chance to donate to Matt’s campaign and win Helicopter Paintball tickets. Also enjoy live music with Jared Funari and a chance to experience “Behind the Bar” at Billy Joe’s. A suggested donation of $10 at the door will go towards Matt’s LLS campaign. First 20 people will receive a complimentary gift bag! We hope to see you there! Screen Shot 2016-02-24 at 1.32.09 PM

22
Feb

Dreaming of warmer weather…

We’re so lucky that the February temperatures have been so good to us, but it still seems like summer days are still so far away. After some quality time perusing YouTube we stumbled across this video of an R44 helicopter tour in Hawaii. These are the same helicopters we use, just half a world away! It’s always fun to watch videos like this and see how different an experience can be when you’re in a totally unique setting. The scenery we get to explore in the Northeast is just as beautiful, but it’s hard not to envy the year-long high temps of Hawaii. Are you daydreaming of summer plans, too?

PS: Just a reminder, check us out on Instagram to see some of our exciting day-to-day operations! @Independentheli

17
Feb

Service Highlight: Charter Flights

One of our favorite things to do with clients is spice up their morning commute. How much more exciting would your work day be if you arrived via helicopter? Come on, what a way to impress!

While the idea might seem a little “out there” or too crazy to incorporate into your morning routine, at Independent Helicopters we make the whole experience very professional and relaxed. Did you know that our average helicopter size isn’t even that much bigger than your standard SUV? While the experience is definitely unique to say the least, it’s not as outlandish as you might think. In fact, to us, it’s normal!

Give us a call today to see how your day could be improved with a charter flight.

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