LAS VEGAS -- Helicopter sightseeing company Heli USA Airways here
is planning to expand its presence on Kauai, add service on Oahu
April 1, and possibly serve Maui by Nov. 1 of this year, John
Power, vice president of sales and marketing told Travel Weekly.
The operator has run daily tours from Princeville Airport on
Kauai for the last 18 months, he said, from 7:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.,
and is introducing a sunset flight, taking couples and honeymooners
above Bali Hai, beginning Aug. 15.
Commissions on Heli USA's tours range from 15% to 25%, depending
on the product. A $20 commission is paid on the $72 per person
Apollo Night Flight over Las Vegas; $500 is paid on the Grand
Canyon Honeymoon, priced at $2,450 per couple.
Heli USA has a 100% safety record, Power said.
For information, contact Heli USA Airways, at (800) 359-8727 or
in Hawaii at (866) 936-1234; Web: www.heliusa.com.