Aerial Filming in the UK

Castle Air

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Probably the longest established aerial filming company in the UK, operating in the UK and Northern Europe for over 20 years. Based in Cornwall in the UK, perhaps best known for their work in the 1980s on the popular 'Treasure Hunt Series'.
AOC No. 912
Helicopters Agusta 109, Bell 206

Arena Aviation

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Arena are the operators of both the Sky News and BBC helicopters. Based at Redhill in Surrey gives immediate access to the central london area in minutes.
AOC No. GB2144
Helicopters Twin Squirrel, Robinson R44

Flying TV

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Flying TV operate from Denham near London and although the new kid on the block have some impressive credit to their name already.
AOC No. 2197 (Heli Air AOC)
Helicopters Robinson R44

Helivision

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A small but long established company whose chief pilot has some impressive credits to his name, he has been the helicopter pilot in several of the more recent James Bond Films.
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Helicopters

Ten Thirteen

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Headed up by an aerial cameraman and with experience worldwide Ten Thirteen have an excellent reputation for aerial camerawork. Their pilots can be found in the aircraft of some of the other companies mentioned here.
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Helicopters

Flying Pictures

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Flying pictures are probably the most experienced 'motion picture' company around, with hundreds of credits from twenty plus years of aerial film work.
AOC No. 1264
Helicopters Twin Squirrel, Single Squirrel

Helicopter Film Services Ltd

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Helicopter Film Services Operate from Denham airfield and have an impressive list of feature film credits. They also offer helicopter and jet charter services.
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Helicopters

PDG Helicopters

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PDG are an AOC operator based in Scotland with years of aerial filming experience and a variety of aerial camera equipment including FLIR and Cineflex and specialist equipment used for aerial power line surveys.
AOC No. 2071
Helicopters Single Squirrel, Twin Squirrel

Excel Charter

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Excel charter based at Stapleford can provide aerial filming services and are ideally placed for filming Central London.
AOC No. 2184
Helicopters Twin Squirrel