Our Story

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Comprehensive solutions to all areas of the aviation industry.

About the Salus Aviation group

We are a full-service aviation company dedicated to supporting aviation businesses and individual aircraft owners. As a group, we have been operating for over 25 years and have multiple facilities across New Zealand, Africa and USA, providing fixed-wing and helicopter operators with trusted support and turnkey solutions.

Who we are

We are an industry leading helicopter engineering and maintenance company. Our comprehensive range of capabilities, in-house expertise, world class technology and certifications is what distinguishes us within the global aviation market.‍ Based at Ardmore Airport in Auckland, New Zealand, our business operates in a global niche market.

Over a number of years, through continuous investment, we've developed unique capabilities and these include Helicopter Maintenance, Turbine Engine Centre, Dynamic Component Centre, Manufacturing Projects Centre, Parts and Logistics and NDT.

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Our values

Our core values have created an authentic focus on forward-thinking sustainability that drives excellence in everything we do - the way we do business, our strategic decision making, the people we hire, the services we provide and the partnerships we make with key industry stakeholders.

The desire to build trust and confidence in our services and products are integrated throughout Salus Aviation and the group. As a group we provide aircraft sales and leasing, maintenance, component and engine overhaul, blade repair, avionics, design and manufacturing, parts supply, helicopter reconfigurations and more.

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Our history

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Airwork established by brothers Arthur (Bill) and Charles Brazier.