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Star Helicopters

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Jan 9, 2019
“LA Helicopter Tour”
Jun 8, 2017
“Great tour - big city, nice long flight, great guide”
Star Helicopters is Los Angeles's most convenient Helicopter Company for Charters, Tours, Aerial Photography, Plane Spotting, and Helicopter Flight Training since 2009. The only Helicopter Tour Company based in the Metro Los Angeles area who fly a...more
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3670 W 120th St, Hawthorne Municipal Airport, Hawthorne, CA 90250-3245
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

There were a lot of amazing things about this tour, but the best was flying over LAX with planes taking off and landing below us. Our pilot, Dimitris, did an excellent job of describing the different sights as we flew over them. My two boys...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Louie K
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Sounds like all had a great time, Louie! It's always fun to see the other planes and to get to experience some unique sights. We're here if you need anything in the future. All the best, Keith Harter CEO

Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Paul, our pilot for an enjoyable and informative tour of LA, Hollywood and Adjacent boroughs. Great tour - begins in Inglewood so get to see the whole of LA as you fly up towards Santana Monica and then across Hollywood to the sign...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank GlynB1971
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Glad you had such a good time! Come back and see us again sometime. Until then, Keith Harter CEO

Reviewed March 31, 2017

I ended up with a Saturday morning free after my co-workers left town following a conference. I'd never been to L.A., and never been on a helicopter. I'm so happy this company was referred to me! Vince (the pilot) and I were in a 2-person...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank CJMonkey55
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

I'm so glad you had a great time on the tour! I hope you enjoyed your views of the city, and if you're ever in LA again, we'd love to have you back. All the best, Keith Harter CEO

Reviewed November 16, 2016

I purchased a Groupon for a helicopter ride for 2 with Star Helicopter over USC, LAX then towards the Hollywood hills, Dodger Stadium, and finally downtown L.A. My brother and I took the trip and I believe that my left side of the helicopter seat...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2016

Good call scheduling your ride around the sunset! It's still our favorite time of the day to fly, so I'm glad you had the chance to see why. Also, I appreciate your concern for safety and security. We follow all safety regulations, including our own...More

Reviewed September 13, 2016

We booked with this company based on trip advisor reviews and are very thankful we did. They were wonderful!!! Our pilot, Jimmy was terrific and the tour was simply fabulous. I would do this again in a minute!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 35lynnk
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2016

Thanks, Lynn! There's nothing better than an adventure with the ones you love, so thanks for choosing us to make it happen for you! I hope you'll join us again in the future! All the best, Keith Harter CEO

Reviewed July 20, 2016

Went because we had time to kill. The reviews here were on point. We didnt have an appointment and still they made it happen for us. A really nice pilot greeted us at the door and arranged for the tour. Theres plenty to choose from,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank cortavediva
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Let's be honest -- anything beats the traffic in LA! But seriously, I'm thrilled to hear you took a chance and chose to spend your downtime in a helicopter with us. I'll be sure to pass your compliments along to Alex. I'm sure he'll be...More

Reviewed June 6, 2016

I was in LA for a wedding a few weeks ago with a friend of mine. We had plenty of time the day of the wedding to fit in an adventure. We chose the short tour with Star Helicopters called the "Sneak Preview" tour. It...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2016

It can be a little intimidating to fly in a helicopter for the first time, but I'm glad to hear your pilot turned your leap of faith into an exciting ride! Thanks for letting Trip Advisor know, too. Stop by the next time you're in...More

Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

I just finally got around to writting a review! I purchased this ride as a surprise birthday gift for my husband! And i must say this tour was breathtaking! I've lived most of my life in LA and never seen LA from the top! It...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2016

You haven't really seen LA until you've seen it from the top. I'm glad we could show you your city from a new vantage point! Thanks for taking the time to let us know how much you and your husband loved the flight. We hope...More

Reviewed February 24, 2016

Was very exited to do a 2 hour plane spotting trip over LAX in a R-22 chopper, and was lucky to get Paul , who understood exactly what i wanted from the flight, and had the aircraft in the right place at the right time,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank sirsteve1960
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2016

I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your flight with Paul -- he'll surely appreciate the kind words! Can't wait to see you again in 2017. Looking forward to it! Take care, Keith Harter CEO

Reviewed December 10, 2015

Took my husband and my two year old daughter for a night tour of LA and it was a lot of fun! Our pilot pointed out all the sights. Can't wait to go go again.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank teachlove21
Keith H, Manager at Star Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2015

So happy to hear you, your husband, and your daughter enjoyed the flight with us! We'll be ready to take you for a tour anytime, so come see us again soon. Take care, Keith Harter CEO

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Response from cortavediva | Reviewed this property |
Our pilot was Alex. He was awesome i think he said hes from Australia but sure.