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  • 10th FAA Maintenance Award

    February 1, 2021

    FAA Maintenance Award Again in 2021

    Maverick Helicopters recently received the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) 2020 Award of Excellence "Diamond Award" for the 10th year in a row honoring the company's ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • 9th FAA Maintenance Award

    February 10, 2020

    FAA Maintenance Award Again in 2020

    Maverick Helicopters recently received the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) 2019 Award of Excellence "Diamond Award" for the 9th year in a row honoring the company's ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Vegas.com Choice Award

    February 4, 2020

    2019 vegas.com Choice Award

    Maverick Aviation Group was the recent recipient of Vegas.com's 2019 Choice Award for maintaining standards of excellence within the Las Vegas hospitality industry.

  • Best of Las Vegas Award - Gold

    October 14, 2019

    Best of Las Vegas Award Gold Winner - Best Helicopter Tour

    Maverick has been honored with the top spot as the GOLD Winner in the Las Vegas Review Journal's Best of Las Vegas poll for both "Helicopter Tours" and "Airline / Charters."

  • Eighth FAA Maintenance Award

    April 9, 2019

    FAA Maintenance Award Again in 2019

    Maverick Helicopters recently received the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) 2018 Award of Excellence "Diamond Award" for the eighth year in a row honoring the company's ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Ninth SNHCA Choice Award

    May 2, 2018

    Ninth SNHCA Award

    Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association (SNHCA) names Maverick Helicopters the "Best Air Tour Company" for the 9th consecutive year!

  • Seventh FAA Maintenance Award

    February 26, 2018

    FAA Maintenance Award Again in 2018

    Maverick Helicopters recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) 2017 Award of Excellence “Diamond Award” for the seventh year in a row honoring the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Eighth SNHCA Choice Award

    May 4, 2017

    Eighth SNHCA Choice Award

    Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association (SNHCA) names Maverick Helicopters the "Best Air Tour Company" for the 8th consecutive year!

  • Sixth FAA Maintenance Award

    February 8, 2017

    FAA Maintenance Award Again in 2017

    Maverick Helicopters recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) 2016 Award of Excellence “Diamond Award.” The prestigious honor is a result of the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Best of Las Vegas Award for 2016

    December 1, 2016

    Best of Las Vegas Award for 2016

    Maverick Helicopters won the 2016 Best of Las Vegas award.

  • Best Air Tour Award for 2016

    MAY 1, 2016

    Best Air Tour Award for 2016

    Maverick Helicopters took home its seventh consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored during a ceremony on Sunday, May 1.

  • FAA Maintenance Award

    FEB 4, 2016

    FAA Maintenance Award

    The prestigious honor, which the company has now received five years in a row, is a result of Maverick Helicopters’ ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • New Las Vegas Terminal

    November 19, 2015

    New Las Vegas Terminal

    Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, unveiled its new $5 million Las Vegas terminal with a grand opening celebration Nov. 19.

  • Luxury Ground Transportation

    September 15, 2015

    Luxury Ground Transportation

    Maverick Helicopters invests nearly $2 million to upgrade its entire ground transportation fleet to limo coaches, offering Las Vegas guests a luxury experience beyond just takeoff to touchdown.

  • Maverick Helicopters Day

    August 19, 2015

    Maverick Helicopters Day

    Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman officially declares Aug. 19, 2015 to be Maverick Helicopters Day. The day coincides with National Aviation Day, established in 1939 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who issued the presidential proclamation in recognition of Orville Wright’s birthday.

  • TripAdvisor Award for Excellence

    May 19, 2015

    TripAdvisor Award for Excellence

    This unique accolade is granted only to those businesses that have won the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row. The Certificate of Excellence can be earned only by receiving consistently great reviews on the world's largest travel site.

  • Best Air Tour Award for 2015

    April 19, 2015

    Best Air Tour Award for 2015

    Maverick Helicopters gains its sixth consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company is honored during a ceremony at Wynn Las Vegas April 19.

  • Maui Tours Launch

    April 10, 2015

    Maui Tours Launch

    Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, opens the doors to its new Maui, Hawaii, terminal with three breathtaking tour packages. This is Maverick Aviation Group’s fifth permanent location.

  • Experience Matters

    March 15, 2015

    Experience Matters

    Continuing to set industry records, Maverick Helicopters logs 300,000 total flight hours using Airbus Helicopters’ EC-130, making it the first operator in the world to hit this impressive milestone. In addition, Maverick Helicopters records 350,000 total flight hours since its inception.

  • EDC, NASCAR, and Other Events

    March 2, 2015

    EDC, NASCAR, and Other Events

    Maverick re-signs a multi-year contract with Las Vegas Motor Speedway to continue as its exclusive helicopter operator for events, including EDC, NASCAR and other corporate functions.

  • FAA Maintenance Award Again

    MAR 1, 2015

    FAA Maintenance Award Again

    Maverick Helicopters receives the FAA's most prestigious honor for maintenance, the Award of Excellence “Diamond Award,” signifying the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Ain't It Grand Canyon

    February 7, 2015

    Ain't It Grand Canyon

    Maverick Helicopters celebrates 10-year anniversary at its Grand Canyon South Rim location.

  • Best of Las Vegas

    December 30, 2014

    Best of Las Vegas

    Maverick is presented the “Best of Las Vegas” award by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and the “Best of Nevada” award by Nevada Magazine.

  • South Rim Terminal Renovation

    November 1, 2014

    South Rim Terminal Renovation

    Maverick Helicopters South Rim terminal undergoes $500,000 renovation with enhancements to the waiting area and interior expansion of the gift shop & cafe area.

  • New Helicopters

    October 8, 2014

    South Rim Terminal Renovation

    Maverick Aviation Group, the parent company of Maverick Helicopters, Mustang Helicopters and Maverick Airlines, expands with the addition of its eighth EC-130 T2. Honorably designated as the launch client of the T2, Maverick Helicopters boasts the largest and youngest fleet of EC-130 aircraft in the world.

  • Best of Nevada

    August 1, 2014

    Best of Nevada

    Thank you to the readers of Nevada Magazine for choosing Maverick Helicopters as the "Best Tour Company in Southern Nevada" in the Readers' Survey for 2014. The results will be published in the July/August 2014 issue of Nevada Magazine, Events & Shows.

  • New Planes

    April 23, 2012

    New Planes

    Maverick Airlines expands its fleet with the purchase of three new Cessna Grand Caravan 208 airplanes.

  • FAA Maintenance Award

    March 1, 2012

    FAA Maintenance Award

    Maverick Helicopters receives the FAA's most prestigious honor for maintenance, the Award of Excellence “Diamond Award.” This achievement signifies the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.

  • Henderson Expansion

    February 3, 2012

    Henderson Expansion

    Maverick Aviation Group announces the opening of its new 37,000-square foot terminal located at the Henderson Executive Airport, home to its Mustang and Airline divisions.

  • Award Winning Safety!

    March 2, 2010

    Award Winning Safety!

    For the fifth year in a row, Maverick earns the HAI Operator Safety Award, which honors helicopter pilots worldwide who have at least 5,000 consecutive hours of accident and violation-free flight hours.

  • Canyon Dreams

    January 19, 2010

    Canyon Dreams

    Maverick acquires tour operator in Grand Canyon South Rim and begins flying passengers over the famous landmark.

  • 100,000 Hours

    October 22, 2009

    100,000 Hours

    Maverick Helicopters surpasses 100,000 flight hours.

  • New Website

    September 15, 2009

    New Website

    Maverick launches enhanced website and introduces Live Chat, a new customer service tool.

  • Maverick Airlines Launch

    October 1, 2008

    Maverick Airlines Launch

    Maverick Aviation Group launches Maverick Airlines.

  • Travel Channel's Award

    February 2, 2008

    Maverick Helicopters has received an array of travel industry accolades and is the only company in the world to be named twice to the Travel Channel's "Top 10 Best Helicopter Thrills in the World."

  • Safety Award

    January 24, 2005

    Safety Award

    Maverick Helicopters earns the Helicopter Association International (HAI) Operator Safety Award, which honors helicopter pilots worldwide who have at least 5,000 consecutive hours of accident and violation-free flight hours.

  • ECO-Star Helicopters

    January 16, 2003

    ECO-Star Helicopters

    Maverick Helicopters adds the first Airbus ECO-Star helicopters to its fleet.

  • NASCAR VIP

    September 20, 1999

    NASCAR VIP

    Maverick Helicopters begins offering VIP helicopter transfers for NASCAR weekend.

  • Open for Business

    July 1, 1996

    Open for Business

    Maverick Helicopters flight operations were officially launched in the tourism capital of the world - Las Vegas.

  • The Beginning

    December 1, 1995

    The Beginning

    Husband and wife team Greg and Brenda Rochna decide to build a better helicopter tour company in an already competitive market. The couple takes a big risk considering the Las Vegas – Grand Canyon helicopter tour industry is well established. This business decision turns out to be one of the couple’s best.

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