Setting the standard in aviation excellence since 1992, Oceania Aviation is recognised regionally and globally as an industry leader, offering a full suite of MRO services, parts supply and aircraft sales. Passionate professionals at the helm, ensure trust in the comprehensive and specialist services we deliver. Oceania Aviation provides unprecedented and seamless support throughout Australasia and beyond. Nine site locations in five geographic regions across New Zealand and multiple overseas representatives, further expand our reach. The company ethos of safety, integrity and experience ensure our customers’ needs are primary and they profit from our success and future growth.
Constant growth via expansion and acquisition has resulted in a 200-strong employee base supporting the helicopter and fixed-wing industry from nine locations throughout New Zealand.
Our divisions include turbine and piston engine overhaul, propellers, blades, components and avionics and in-house parts logistics and more.
Tuna boat pilots, Jonathan Bowen and Josh Camp register International Heliparts Limited. Selling various parts for Hughes, Bell and Schweizer aircraft.
International Heliparts Limited purchases Marine Helicopters and moves base of operations from Henderson to Ardmore Airport. Company changes name to Oceania Aviation – inspired by Josh and Jonathan’s former operations as tuna boat pilots in the Pacific Ocean. Oceania Aviation begins as an helicopter operator based at its Ardmore facility.
Our Part 148 Manufacturing division begins and has continued to flourish. Now creating cargo hooks, cargo pods, bike racks and spray systems.
Oceania Aviation opens new hangar at 1 Harvard Lane. Opening celebrated with industry and government officials.
Oceania Aviation turbine overhaul Ardmore facility is NZCAA approved.