The NZ CAA aircraft register today records a somewhat subtle but large by volume "ownership" change for Nelson based Helicopters (NZ) fleet. It simply records the name going from Helicopters (NZ) Ltd to Helicopters (NZ) Limited and is post dated to 07 July 2011 when the sales transaction took place after Canadian Helicopters completed the acquisition of the company.
See : http://www.hnzglobal.com/news.aspx?act=view_detail&mid=28&sdl=true&publicationid=12
The fleet, per the ownership changes, currently comprises of:
HDA Bell 412
HDY Bell 412EP
HNI Bell 412
|Nelson 09 July 2008, MRC photo
|Nelson 01 Nov 2010, MRC Collection