Former Norwegian top takes off by helicopter

Has been 20 years behind the airline industryHe took Norwegian to Argentina – and now Ole Christian Melhus (52) is building up Norway’s largest helicopter company. Private jets and large cargo planes are also on the drawing board. Jacob Trumpy  Follow meReading List.PDFPart “It’s a sensation every time,” exclaims Helitrans chief and pilot Ole Christian Melhus […]

Nina Handegaard

Nina Handegaard has joined Helitrans and will, among other things, lead the company’s cruise venture. A demanding and hectic industry with coordination with many operators where the logistics must work flawlessly. So who is this lady who has taken on this great challenge? Hommersåk Nina was born and raised in Western Norway. In a small village outside Stavanger, […]

Worlds first EASA and CAA approved mobile Airbus H125 VR Simulator

Norway’s largest onshore helicopter operator, Helitrans, has, following European and Norwegian regulatory approval, started using the very first mobile Airbus VR simulator. After a long and extensive process, the Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority (Luftfartstilsynet) has given Helitrans the thumbs up for pilots to complete training and certificate / licence renewal (OPC / PC) in an Airbus […]

Helitrans establishes itself in Hordaland

Helitrans is strengthening its position in Western Norway and has established a base at Bømoen in Voss with a helicopter, hangar and its own team to carry out cargo assignments and passenger transport in the region. Helitrans has its head office at Værnes in Trøndelag, and is the largest domestic helicopter operator in Norway with […]

Erlend Ness will be the new CFO of Helitrans

Erlend Ness is employed as the new chief financial officer (CFO) at Helitrans AS and will take up the position in January 2022. Ness is 58 years old, educated at the University of Oslo, studied auditing at Trondheim School of Economics and has solid experience in finance. He started his career in the National Audit Office […]

Helitrans as strengthens its position in Southern Norway and in Agder!

Helitrans has established itself at Kjevik Airport Kristiansand with its own hangar to be more accessible to our customers in Agder. Our new base at Kjevik will be a fantastic supplement to our base at Ljosland in Åseral municipality, in the far north of Agder. The establishment in Kjevik means that Helitrans reaches new and […]


We fly out from our bases, with the restrictions that underlie the coronavirus outbreak we have in Norway. Helitrans would like to inform all our customers that we fly out of our bases, with the restrictions that underlie the coronavirus outbreak we have in Norway. We follow all regulations issued by Avinor, authorities and municipalities […]