Each fall, HAI and its Helicopter Tour Operators Committee HTOC team up to host their Committee Meeting and Safety Seminar Our event draws tour. This extreme RZR tour through Hidden Valley and Primm Valley from Experience the best views of the Grand Canyon on a 90minute helicopter flight with. Grand Canyon air tours Conservationists hear noisy flights, tribe sees economic returns Conservationists fear helicopter tours over the Grand Canyon are only the beginning Hualapai leaders say the tours are vital to tribal prosperity. Some wreckage was strewn more than 50 feet across the rise, on land governed by the federal Bureau of Land Management outside the Grand Canyon National Park The first helicopters to reach the scene were from the same. TUCSON, Ariz Two fatal helicopter crashes at the Grand Canyon have spurred the National Transportation Safety Board to issue safety recommendations to air tour operators and to the Federal Aviation Administration In a letter. A veteran Grand Canyon helicopter tours pilot was killed on Sunday when he was moving A tribal spokesman referred questions to the National Transportation Safety Board, which is investigating. You can Google the words "Grand Canyon" and "helicopter" and find numerous companies that provide these day trips They offer tours by charter bus, helicopter or small plane When you get there you can hop in a Hummer or on a. In operation for over 50 years, Niagara Helicopters operates a fleet of four Airbus Helicopter H130s These stateoftheart machines were designed with helitours in mind, with airconditioning and vibration control, and for enhanced safety on. FAA records state the helicopter was built in 1989 Its unclear what might have triggered the crash The weather was mostly clear near Lake Mead on Wednesday the pilot of a Sundance tour helicopter returning from the Grand.