Fiordland Lodge situated on the Milford Highway is also the base for Fiordland Helicopters and outside there this morning was their AS350B2 ZK-HUC4. This has been with the company since 2017 and was imported from Canada in 2016.
Based in Otautau is HeliOps Southland and outside at their base today was AS350B2 ZK-HRK3 which the company acquired at the beginning of this year. It was imported from the US in 2019.
They also operate 2 R44s (ZK-HLL3 and HXM3) and a Bell 206B ZK-HRS2, all on agricultural work.