Formed in 1992 from humble beginnings, we have grown to become the largest aircraft sales and support company in New Zealand, employing over 160 staff at 9 facilities located up and down New Zealand plus a number of overseas representatives. We represent a large number of manufacturers as either service center, distributer or both and our company's mission is for constant improvement and growth.
Our range of capabilities are unparalleled both nationally and internationally, providing comprehensive MRO services for both rotor and fixed wing aircraft which includes our services for turbine and piston engines, propellers, blades, components and avionics which is further supported by our in-house parts division. We also have an extremely successful aircraft sales team and our own role equipment manufacturing division.
NZCAA and EASA approved, our experienced team consistently deliver high quality service to our diverse range of global customers.
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.