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.

20 June 2018

Healthy bastards and a few good men

Dave is not just a pilot, nor a doctor, he's a passionate advocate for men’s health — making health education and services accessible for those who may tend to brush it under the carpet. And he's stopping at nothing to get his word out there.

9 March 2018

Women in Aviation - Onwards and Upwards

TracPlus chatted to the Whirly-Girls team so see why their organisation is just as valid today as it was in the 50’s.