About Us

Nautilus Aviation began in 1993 from a historical World War 2 hangar in Townsville airport, since then Nautilus Aviation has grown into one of the premier helicopter operators in Australia. Now we have expanded with bases in Cairns, Darwin, Townsville, Horn Island, our fleet is one of the largest and most versatile in the northern regions of Australia. We deliver commercial services, corporate charters, scenic flights and memorable experiences, to both private and public clientele. We also work in partnership with a number of region’s top tourism operators, enabling us to make your visit to the Northern Australia extra special.

Our friendly and highly trained pilots have a wealth of experience and their knowledge of Northern Australia will ensure your journey is one to remember.


Safety and excellence are paramount and Nautilus Aviation boasts an impeccable safety record Read

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