21 February 2019

From Scrum to Squirrel — Pilot Richie McCaw

Richie McCaw shares his journey from professional rugby player to helicopter pilot in Canterbury, New Zealand.

12 February 2019

Pete Bethune — 'You haven’t lived until you find a cause worth dying for'

To sum up what Pete does is a hard task, but his motivation is simple. Find something that is worth dying for. Meet the founder of Earthrace Conservation, activist, legend, and TracPlus Customer, Pete Bethune.

22 January 2019

Andrew Herbert — The Law of Attraction

Andrew Herbert comes from a family of doctors and academics. Despite being offered a position in a well-recognised university in the states, Andrew was compelled to follow his passions rather than a pay packet. At just 24 years old, Andrew is a commercial pilot with close to 10 years flying experience under his belt.

14 December 2018

Celebrating Customer Success in 2018

Why we do what we do is inextricably tied to one purpose — to help our customers stay safe and connected. In 2018, TracPlus has continued to allow our customers to do just that, so they can focus on each mission knowing they're in safe hands.

3 December 2018

A Myriad Of Missions — A Day In The Life Of Pilot Jeff McMillan

From abandoned World War II battlegrounds, animal conservation and to oil spill response — Jeff McMillan’s role as a pilot has been hugely diverse. Chief Pilot at Security Aviation, Jeff shares where his flight path has taken him.

5 October 2018

Classic Kiwi Road Trips Like No Other — Meet Pilot Cherie Marshall

Like many kids in the 1970s, Cherie Marshall learnt to drive on her father's lap. But unlike most, she was learning to drive an aeroplane! Meet Pilot and aerial firefighter, Cherie Marshall.

16 August 2018

Captain Ray Cronin — Putting His Best Foot Forward

From Air Force Cadet, to one of Australia’s most influential pilots. Meet the man behind Australian aerial firefighting, Captain Ray Cronin.

9 July 2018

It beats working for a living — Richard Mills on passion and purpose

Having lead a hugely colourful career, Richard Mills is now back home managing Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters alongside Sir Richard Hayes. This dynamic duo run one of the most diverse Helicopter companies in New Zealand, encountering some of the most rewarding and challenging parts of the job.

27 June 2018

Mission possible: Uplifting the spirit of others

Pilots are masters of their own destiny in the sky, and this freethinking personality often transcends into other facets of their lives. Pilot Peter Davies, of The Northland Emergency Services Trust, is no exception, crafting a path that combines his love of helping people with flying.