About Northern Pioneer Helicopter Service

Northern Pioneer Helicopter provides both residential and commercial services, as well as assists government agencies with remote site freight and heavy-haul deliveries up to 4,000 pounds.  If what you need moved, hauled or delivered isn’t listed – please give us a call!

  • Forest Fire Suppression
  • Work Force Remote Transport
  • Oil & Gas Support
  • Utility Company Support
  • Pipeline Inspection & Surveillance
  • Ski Lift & Aerial Construction
  • Mining and Camp Moves
  • Mining Drill Exploration
  • Power line Construction
  • Power line Inspection & Surveillance
  • Remote & High Altitude Freight Delivery


    We enjoy an excellent performance record with numerous government agencies in Alaska, including the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, State of Alaska, and the U.S. Coast Guard. We also work with several exploration firms and remote area construction companies year-round.


    Northern Pioneer Helicopter pilots are highly experienced with a minimum of 10,000 hours flight time, specializing in external load work with precision placement. We use a minimum of 100′ long lines to ensure safety, and to place loads in areas with various degrees of accessibility. We offer a wide variety of rigging, cargo nets, and remote fueling equipment to securely transport a diverse range of items.

    Professional Affiliations

    Northern Pioneer Helicopter is a member of the Alaska Air Carriers Association and the Helicopter Association International. We have received safety awards from each organization for each of our fifteen years in business.