Tours • Training • Charter


About Us


vvb aviation services ltd

VVB forms a specialist helicopter training and charter provider in the UK onshore sector, who have worked hard to become one of the few UK flight schools that offers training from your initial lesson, all the way through to commercial and further onto Instrument Ratings; as well as having Civil Aviation Authority approval to offer training to become an official Flight Examiner. We also organise A to B helicopter charter services as well as sightseeing tours.

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Why VVB?

See why to learn helicopter lessons at VVB Aviation Elstree

Our Base

London Elstree Aerodrome, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 3AN






Helicopter   Training

Fly with the best! Exciting trial lesson experiences, PPL, CPL training and advanced ratings are helicopter training services that VVB can provide.

VVB offers one of the best facilities in the country - operating at a busy airfield near London, a team of highly experienced instructors and an advanced fleet of helicopters ensures that our training is second to none. Quality flight instruction is the key to safely capturing the skills needed to master the art of flying a helicopter. Open seven days a week throughout the year, students are immersed in professional flight operations from zero flight hours through to advanced type ratings, commercial training and simulator instruction. Please click the links below for some more information.



London Tours


Taking off from our base at Elstree Aerodrome, VVB Aviation will fly you along the River Thames for an unforgettable view of London! Throughout your helicopter sightseeing tour you will see the world’s most famous landmarks; these include The Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, St Paul's Cathedral, The London Eye, Tower Bridge, The Shard and more! 

If there was something you could give - a thrilling gift from the moment the envelope was opened, to the moment the helicopter touches down - then a London Helicopter Tour is your choice for the memorable gift of a lifetime.

  • Helicopter Tour duration is approximately 25 - 35 minutes

  • Max weight per seat: 14.5 ST / 92 kg

  • Helicopter flight shared with up to 5 other passengers

Air taxi service with personal helicopter pilot

Private Charter

Reach your destination swiftly and in style...

VVB Aviation can provide executive charter packages to allow you to bypass the traffic and reach your chosen destination by helicopter. We fly to major annual events such as Royal Ascot, Festival of Speed and The Epsom Derby but are additionally well suited to fly into a variety of hotels and restaurants across the UK. Flights to & from major airports are also available, along with personalised helicopter tours which can be tailored to your requests - including flying over your own house (subject to location). Please contact us for more information on helicopter charter.