Meet the Coulson Aircraft Operating in Australia

Meet the Coulson Aircraft Operating in Australia

Coulson Aviation has five heavy global aircraft on contract in Australia operating across three States – two CH-47D very large helitankers, an S61 Sikorsky helitanker, and two fixed wing aircraft being a C-130 Hercules and Boeing 737 FIRELINER™. Boeing 737 FIRELINER™...
Coulson Aviation’s Proud History in Australia

Coulson Aviation’s Proud History in Australia

Coulson Aviation has a proud history of supporting Australian firefighters and communities in some of the most difficult times. Under new three-year contracts, this summer Coulson is providing a CH-47 Chinook and C-130 Large Air Tanker to New South Wales, as well as a...
Profile: Pilot Eric

Profile: Pilot Eric

Role: CH-47 Pilot Experience: I started my flying career in the Blackhawk way back, and I’ve flown the SkyCrane. I’ve been coming here (to Australia) on and off for 25 years – I’ve completed 12 different seasons between Ballarat, Moorabbin, Bankstown, Essendon. This...
Apprentice Koel on the S-61 Helitanker

Apprentice Koel on the S-61 Helitanker

Koel is an Apprentice Aircraft Maintenance Engineer with Coulson Aviation. On his first trip to Australia, he’s based in Mansfield, Victoria working with the S-61 helitanker known as Helitack 348. “I really like this thing (348), it’s fun. It’s easy to work on. The...