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About Starlite Aviation Group

Starlite Aviation Group is a multi-faceted aviation Company, offering a range of helicopter services on a worldwide basis, through its Head Office in Ireland, and Operations and Maintenance centres in South Africa and around the world. Starlite supplies helicopters: for emergency relief contract work, Oil and Gas support, HEMS services, and passenger and cargo transport. Furthermore, the Starlite Group operates a world class aircraft maintenance organisation, a highly successful aircraft sales and charter division, and a world renowned pilot training school.




Vision, Mission and Values

To deliver superb rotor aviation services, no matter the aircraft, configuration, geography or sector. To guarantee the safety and quality of our services, through employing and developing professionals with the right experience in order to ensure the efficient delivery of our policies, practices and procedures. Read more


All Starlite personnel, from frontline pilots and maintenance experts, to Directors and office staff, live the Starlite culture of forging lasting relationships with our clients. Personal involvement, pride in our work and consistently high standards of delivery are the foundations of our reputation and the benchmark for our operating standards. Read more

Code of Business Principles

The Starlite Aviation Group has built a legacy of trust and professionalism, which has set the tone for an international reputation of the highest order. It is these values that make Starlite Aviation Group the company of choice for international relief programmes and helicopter contract work on a global scale. Read more


Starlite Aviation Group was founded in South Africa in 1999, one of the group’s first rescue contracts was in support of the massive flood relief operation in Mozambique in 2000. The ability to mobilise and successfully operate three Puma 330J’s in extremely challenging circumstances set the standard by which Starlite Group would continue over the next 15 years, operations excellence in remote and challenging environments. Read more

Corporate Social Investment

Starlite contributes to the “Seed of Hope in Kwadukuza” as part of Social Economic Development. Further to this, we contribute through our Enterprise Development initiative to BEESA (Pty) Ltd who in turn assist organisations with the money that we loan to these organisations. Read more