The Story of Mpumalanga Helicopter Company

Based in the Kruger Lowveld, Mpumalanga Helicopter Company operates from Hippo Hollow Country Estate on the outskirts of Hazyview. Flights can be taken directly from Hippo Hollow or, for your convenience, you can be collected from lodges, hotels or any of the local airfields in the Mpumalanga Lowveld area.

Mpumalanga Helicopter Co. took to the air in 2002. With thousands of hours of flight time logged over the last fifteen years the Company can boast many happy frequent flyers, but none so touching as their Reach for a Dream VIP passengers.

Mpumalanga Helicopters are proud to have played a significant role in the fight against Rhino Poaching, and will continue to support this important cause.

Mpumalanga Helicopter Company offers a range of scenic helicopter flights over the beautiful Mpumalanga Lowveld. Shadow the Sabie River Valley along the edge of the escarpment to the impressive 30m Pinnacle, soaring over cascading waterfalls and sheer cliffs on our Cascades Scenic Flight. Fly over deep gorges, lush valleys and breathtaking waterfalls with our Cascades & Canyon Delight Flight, as the most glorious sweeping views of the beautiful Mpumalanga Lowveld unfold in front of you. Last but not least is the magnificent Cascades & Canyon Picnic Flight which boasts spectacular views of cascading waterfalls, deep gorges and the legendary Blyde River Canyon before landing at the ultimate picnic site on top of a mountain.


During your flight with Mpumalanga Helicopters, you will fly in the safest and most reliable helicopters in the world — the Bell Jet Ranger and Longranger series. Your safety as our passenger is paramount. We are a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Certified Air Carrier and we pride ourselves on the fact that we adhere to an even higher level of safety that exceeds the regulatory requirements.

All passengers are given a thorough safety briefing prior to their flight, including operation of doors, seatbelts and general safety awareness around the helicopter.

All our aircraft are maintained to the highest safety standards. Our highly qualified pilots will ensure your safety and comfort throughout your flight, along with providing informative commentary along the way.