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Air T & G

AIR T&G, opened this week at the Ballina/Byron Gateway Airport, offering services including heli tours, flight training/flight reviews, aerial film/photography, surveys & general hire. Owned & Operated y 2 experienced pilots, Tim Latimer & Georgie Bagshaw. Tim has been instructing for 5 years & flying for 11 years, while Georgie has been flying for almost 3 years.

We operate a Bell 47 (like off MASH!) A great machine for excellent visibility & gentle speed – great for tourism.

AIR T&G also own & conduct Australia’s first accredited Helicopter safety Course, designed for Pilots/companies wishing to refresh on air safety. We conduct the course around Australia.

Heli tours begin at $65 pp for approximately 12 minutes over Ballina. We can also arrange tailor made flights if there’s something in particular that someone would like to see.

Our flying training Operations should begin in late March

Touring Options

Ballina Blitz

Superb views of the Ballina township & Richmond River. Short & Sweet. 12 minutes

Activites and Experiences at Air T & G

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