About Us

Chief Pup In Charge

Max is OC Helicopters PIC. Usually that means Pilot in Command. In our case it’s clearly “Pup in Charge”. Having logged hundreds of flight hours (in dog years) Max has definitely earned his wings. In addition to his duties as PIC he is in charge of security, official greeter, film star (in his mind) whale and wildlife spotter and resident object of affection. You are in good “paws” with Max and the OC Helicopters crew… So get ready for a “barkin” great time!

OC Helicopters

OC Helicopters, its subsidiaries and aircraft operates under FAA issued Authorizations, Certificates, and Federal Aviation Regulations, with charter operations serving Orange County since the summer of 1981. Specializing in Coastal Tours since 2008, and in 2014 became the 1st and only helicopter organization worldwide to offer the recreational SCUBA diving community the ability to specialize in Heli-Diver SCUBA diving (day and night) sanctioned by PADI – Professional Association of Diving Instructors. In 2015, OC Helicopters joined the “Battery-Powered Manned Helicopter Program” to pilot an electric technology demonstrator. The first successful flight took place September 21st, 2016 at the Los Alamitos JFTB Army Airfield.

In Q4/2019 OC Helicopters enters into an agreement to offer for sale EcoMax all electric helicopters.

The founder of OC Helicopters brings 25+ years of Military Service Experience. Note the resemblance of US Air Force Space Operations Badge to OC Helicopters Badge/Wings.








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