Last Frontier Air Ventures has the privilege of being intricately involved since the beginning stages of the largest hydroelectric project in North America in the past 40 years. This is also the largest hydroelectric project ever in Alaska.

Mineral Exploration

Each summer season Last Frontier contracts with mineral exploration companies performing a wide variety of operational tasks in some of the most remote regions of Alaska.

Oil & Gas

Last Frontier has been intricately involved in oil field support from year round contracts providing support to oil and gas platforms in Cook Inlet to summer seasonal support to remote fields on the North Slope.


When it comes to helicopter aerial filming and locations scouting in Alaska for everything from Feature Films to Discovery Channel documentaries, Reality television shows to Global warming expose' with multiple format and equipment requirements, no one knows the ropes better than Last Frontier Air Ventures.


Every year between February and May Last Frontier Air Ventures provides Astar B2 helicopters to several helicopter skiing guide companies around Alaska.

Geological Survey

When you need a helicopter in Alaska to support your Geological Survey program, Last Frontier Air Ventures can assist you with helicopters that provide the performance, range and cargo space your company needs to get the job done timely and effectively.

External Load

Last Frontier Air ventures specialty is with precision external load operations. From drill support for mineral exploration, environmental, and engineering projects to hydroelectric and telecom projects, most every job we take on involved technical expertise with precision external loads. In addition, LFAV has pilots and staff with a high degree of experience external load work in firefighting and seismic operations. LFAV has often demonstrated its ability to tackle difficult aircraft recoveries utilizing many unique methods of external load operations.

Aircraft Recovery

Alaska is teaming with small aircraft flying and transporting people to and from our remote wilderness for all types of reasons, through all kinds of weather and all measures of terrain.

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About Us

  • Last Frontier Air Ventures

    Last Frontier Air Ventures is a diverse Alaskan Helicopter company offering Support Statewide for: Mineral Exploration, Oil Field Support, Survey, Slung Cargo, Video and Film Projects, Aerial Photography, Tours, and Heli Skiing, Short and Long Term Contracts.


    Last Frontier Air Ventures, being Alaskan owned and operated, can customize any job, big or small, to meet specific client needs.


    We look forward to meeting your needs and flying with you!

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