Our Fleet

The Skywork Helicopter fleet offers a range of capabilities to suit your needs. The fleet consists of a twin-engine AS355N Eurocopter and three single-engine AS350B3 Eurocopters. In addition, various other helicopters are contracted in from approved operators and are available on demand. The range and incredible versatility of these machines enables Skywork to provide an aircraft that best meets the requirements of the task.

The Eurocopters are commonly known as ‘Squirrels’, all carry high technology equipment and feature quite roomy cabins, providing an excellent field of view. The range, speed and versatility of these aircraft make them the ideal choice for your work or leisure activity.

  • Engines:  Arrius 1A
  • Passengers:   up to 5 plus pilot
  • Cruise: Dependent on terrain
  • Lifting: 1,000 to 1,134kg
  • Based: Operates between all bases.


With excellent handling, robustness, the AS355N incorporates twin-engine added reliability and performance – making it ideal for all types of aerial service work.  The aircraft works well in demanding operations over water, rugged terrain and urban areas. Renowned for its low operation and maintenance costs, this helicopter benefits from the reliability and safety of its two Turbomeca Arrius 1A engines and is equipped with a full authority digital engine control.

  • Engine:  Arriel 2B
  • Passengers: up to 5 plus pilot
  • Cruise:   245 kms per hour
  • Lifting: 1,275 kgs
  • Based: Operates between all bases.


With built-in maneuverability, excellent visibility and low vibration levels in the cabin, the Squirrel has earned its reputation as a true multi-mission workhorse around the world.  The cabin has a flat floor that can be quickly and easily reconfigured for various flight operations, including aerial work, passenger operations, firefighting, search, and rescue.