Canadian Helicopters and its subsidiaries have been providing helicopter transportation service to Antarctic scientific research expeditions for the past four decades. The research projects involve a variety of activities including base building, ship support, a variety of LIDAR and Aeromagnetic surveys, Meteorite hunting and ice reconnaissance. Canadian Helicopters has worked with a number of research programs including the national polar programs of South Korea, France, Germany, Italy and Japan.
Recently, CBC News did a short feature on the Thwaites “Doomsday” Glacier and one of Canadian Helicopters’ aircraft appeared briefly in the clip. Visit CBC News to view.