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30
Jan

You’ve waited almost a year for Helicopter Paintball and it’s back!

***This event has been rescheduled for May 7th, 2016***

Helicopter Paintball is back on April 3rd, 2016!

Come join us and MSG Paintball 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!

April 3rd, 2016

10am – until we can’t do anymore!

Bring your friends, and have a blast!

Register now to lock in the pre-registration price of $50!  Prices will go up as the event gets closer!

All profits go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society!

Scheduled for April 3rd

Check our Facebook page for details!

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

We would also like to thank our sponsorship partners Tippmann and G.I. Sportz who have graciously helped us  acquire supplies for our charity events.

All profits are donated to the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.

$50 registration online and $75 in person the day of.

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

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26
Jan
18
Jan

A Short Film Created By One Of Our Friends Last Year.

We just thought this may be fun to share, considering it is our own helicopters. Starring our own Matt Taggard and one of our clients Jared Funari.

Independent Helicopters Promo #1.

15
Jan

What It Is Like To Build A Robinson R44 – Video

We have been coming across some amazing short films lately, this one is especially intriguing if your a “how it works” person. Watch an R44 assembly from skids to rotors.

 

Timelapse: Assembling the Helicopter Robinson R44 from Aviamarket on Vimeo.

03
Jan

How Many Planes Cross America In 24 Hours?

While we cannot answer that question with a definitive number, we can share another amazing animation from NATS. One amazing fact about these animations is that they are based on actual flight data.

 

USA 24 from NATS on Vimeo.

19
Dec

The Amazing Things You Can Do With A Helicopter and A Camera!

Have you ever imagined what Los Angeles looks like from above at night? This amazing video gives you a look at an iconic city from an angle you have never imagined.

Night Vision: Los Angeles from Chris Pritchard on Vimeo.

03
Dec

Phenomenal Animations From NATS!

Nats is a UK based company providing air traffic control services to the UK and parts of Europe. These renderings are used for presentation and marketing purposes. Their beauty is unparalleled and they grant viewers an unseen global perspective on traffic in the skies.

 

North Atlantic Skies from NATS on Vimeo.

23
Nov

Black Friday Weekend Sale!

© 2015 Independent Helicopters LLC Heather M. Howley CEO Matt Taggard Operations Manager. 845-549-3755

 

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November 27–November 30

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Block Flight Time Sale!

• Purchase 10 hours of flight time and receive one hour FREE!! (Save $350!)

Introduce someone to the magic of helicopter flight!

• Discovery Flights purchased between 11/27 and 11/30 are on sale for $150 (reg. $175) and come with a Free T-Shirt!

Stock Up on Supplies!

• 10% off of all ASA books and pilot supplies!

Give the gift of flight!

• Gift certificates are available in any denomination so you can keep your favorite pilot flying through the holidays!

Don’t Forget to Shop Small Saturday Nov 28th!

AMEX card holders receive a $10 credit when you shop at Independent Helicopters on Nov 28th!
Register your card at American Express

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10
Oct

PEAK Fest 2015!!

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JOIN US!

DATE: Sunday, October 18, 2015

TIME: Noon to 4pm

WHERE: Altamont Vineyard & Winery

3001 Furbeck Rd. Altamont, NY 12009

Established with the simple vision of giving back to the community that has given so much to us, the PEAK Giving Tree  foundation was developed as a separate, nonprofit entity backed by the PEAK Residential Partners.

The foundation exists to fulfill a mission that will enhance the well being of the communities of the Capital Region. PEAK considers it our responsibility to make a positive impact in the communities we serve by supporting our area’s amazing charitable organizations.

At this years PEAK Fest there will be three very special charities that will be presented with checks in the amount of $3000, $2000 and $1000. It’s up to you to choose your favorite charity and get them the most money possible.

Click on the Voting App below, like the PEAK Partners FACEBOOK page if you haven’t already and choose your charity!!!

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Then come celebrate with all of us on the 18th, with food, drinks, children’s activities, a DJ and so much more!!!!

Helicopter Rides will be offered for $50 per person!!

Hope to see you all there!!

23
Sep

Registration Ends Soon for Helicopter Airsoft!

Pre Register for Helicopter Airsoft ends September 27th!GRAND

Only 4 days left to pre-register at the discounted price!!

Come join us and Zulu24 for a combination of airsoft, helicopters and aerial gunnery! With two gunners in the back seat (one on either side) and either an observer or gunner in the front seat we can take 3 people per flight!

We’ll fly over the fields allowing the gunners a unique opportunity to rain down from above!

$75 for gunners and $60 for observers.

** There is a weight limit of 280 pounds per passenger and combined limit of 700 pounds for all three passengers!**  Call for more information!

Scheduled for October 4th!

Check our Facebook page for details!

Help us celebrate with the guys from Zulu24 and their grand opening of their new location at 380 Mount Airy Rd in New Windsor, NY!

Tickets are $50 pre-registration, and $75 day of.

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