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May 17, 2017
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS TAKES HOME EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE CONCIERGE CHOICE AWARD FROM SOUTHERN NEVADA HOTEL CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION

Maverick Helicopters took home its eighth consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored during the Choice Awards Gala on Sunday, April 30 at Omnia Nightclub.

The SNHCA is an association of professional hotel concierges dedicated to providing the highest level of service possible in Las Vegas. As true ambassadors of the city, the group evaluates the area’s tourism landscape annually to determine the winners of its Concierge Choice Awards. The 2017 award was presented to Maverick Helicopters for its quality aerial experiences over Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon and for making a positive impression upon concierge throughout the valley. For a complete list of winners, please visit: http://bit.ly/2pLYKFg.



February 8, 2017
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS AWARDED FAA’S 2016 “DIAMOND AWARD” OF EXCELLENCE

Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) 2016 Award of Excellence “Diamond Award.”

The prestigious honor is a result of the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety. This is Maverick Helicopters’ sixth consecutive Diamond Award for its Las Vegas and Grand Canyon South Rim locations and the second consecutive award for its Maui, Hawaii facility since its inception in 2015.



January 3, 2017
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SOAR OVER CES AND THE LAS VEGAS STRIP WITH UBERCHOPPER VIA MAVERICK HELICOPTERS, JAN. 4 – 8

The exclusive partnership allows Uber users to book Maverick Helicopters’ Vegas Nights flight over the Strip during CES 2017

Las Vegas – Uber Technologies partners with Maverick Helicopters during the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas to help attendees experience the Las Vegas Strip in a way they never have before. The exclusive, limited-time offer allows CES attendees to request an UberCHOPPER on their smart phone right from the Las Vegas Strip for $99 per person (normally $124 per person) from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4 through Sunday, Jan. 8.



November 17, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS AND SILENT SAVASANA LAUNCH FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND HELIYOGA EXPERIENCE IN LAS VEGAS

The exclusive flight will offer a remote, private landing at Valley of Fire and unprecedented yoga experience

LAS VEGAS – Maverick Helicopters introduces HeliYoga – Limitless, an exclusive, luxury helicopter flight and yoga experience featuring a remote landing at Valley of Fire State Park and a private, 75-minute yoga session. The leading helicopter operator has partnered exclusively with award-winning local yoga company, Silent Savasana.



October 26, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF SUCCESS

The award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group highlights 20 of its most interesting facts

LAS VEGAS – Maverick Helicopters, one of the world’s leading tourism-based aviation companies, celebrates 20 years of operation this year. Entrepreneurs Greg and Brenda Rochna had a vision to create a company that would provide a true VIP-level experience that was not previously offered in the helicopter industry. In 1996, they did just that by launching Maverick Helicopters in Las Vegas. Their efforts have been realized through the support of the hospitality industry, past guests and dedicated team members.



August 17, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS PARTNERS WITH FOUR SEASONS HOTEL LAS VEGAS TO OFFER EXCLUSIVE FLIGHT FEATURING PRIVATE, REMOTE LANDINGS

The luxurious Natural Wonders Experience features private landings at the Grand Canyon and Valley of Fire

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Helicopters partners with Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas to introduce the Natural Wonders Experience, an exclusive, luxury helicopter flight and culinary experience featuring remote Grand Canyon and Valley of Fire landings.



May 1, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS TAKES HOME SEVENTH CONSECUTIVE CONCIERGE CHOICE AWARD FROM SOUTHERN NEVADA HOTEL CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Helicopters took home its seventh consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s(SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored during a ceremony on Sunday, May 1.



April 11, 2016
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MAVERICK AVIATION GROUP WELCOMED RANCHO HIGH SCHOOL'S AVIATION MAGNET PROGRAM TO TAKE BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT ITS OPERATIONS, APRIL 8

Maverick Aviation Group announces annual scholarship for aviation students

HENDERSON, NEVADA - Rancho High School’s aviation maintenance students were given the experience of a lifetime on Friday, April 8 as they received an all- access look at Maverick Aviation Group’s corporate headquarters, as well as interacted with pilots and maintenance technicians.



March 31, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS LAUNCHES TWO NEW FLIGHTS IN MAUI IN HONOR OF FIRST ANNIVERSARY

The new sunset flight and excursion over Maui’s North Shore are set to take off April 1

MAUI, HAWAII – In honor of Maverick Helicopters’ first anniversary in Maui, Hawaii, the award-winning aviation company will launch two new flights on Friday, April 1.



February 4, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS RECEIVES FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION'S 2015 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE "DIAMOND AWARD"


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) 2015 Award of Excellence “Diamond Award.” The prestigious honor, which the company has now received five years in a row, is a result of Maverick Helicopters’ ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.



January 6, 2016
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS PARTNERS WITH UBER TO LAUNCH UBERCHOPPER IN LAS VEGAS, JAN. 6-9

The exclusive partnership allows Uber users to book Vegas Nights flights over the Strip with Maverick Helicopters during CES 2016

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters partners with Uber to launch UberCHOPPER in Las Vegas during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from Wednesday, Jan. 6 to Saturday, Jan. 9. The exclusive, limited-time offer allows guests to book a Vegas Nights flight for $99 per person from 6 to 10 p.m.



November 19, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS UNVEILED NEW $5 MILLION LAS VEGAS TERMINAL WITH GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION, NOVEMBER 19

The state-of-the-art facility will officially open to the public on Monday, November 30

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, unveiled its new $5 million Las Vegas terminal with a grand opening celebration on Thursday, November 19. The state-of-the-art facility will officially open its doors to the public on Monday, November 30.



October 19, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS BECOMES EXCLUSIVE HELICOPTER COMPANY TO PARTNER WITH PLAYSTUDIOS FOR MYVEGAS APPLICATIONS

Partnership allows myVEGAS players to redeem loyalty points for Maverick Helicopters experiences in Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and Maui, Hawaii

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, launches an exclusive partnership with PLAYSTUDIOS to offer real-world experiences through the developer’s myVEGAS Slots and myVEGAS Blackjack applications. Players are now able to redeem loyalty points for a wide range of Maverick Helicopters excursions in Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and Maui, Hawaii.



September 28, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS HEIGHTENS 20TH ANNUAL ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL, LAS VEGAS EXPERIENCE WITH VIP FLIGHT TRANSFERS

North America’s largest music festival returns to Las Vegas Motor Speedway June 17, 18 and 19, 2016

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters, the exclusive company to provide helicopter travel to and from Las Vegas Motor Speedway, heightens the 20th annual Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC), Las Vegas experience with VIP flight transfers on June 17, 18 and 19, 2016.



September 21, 2015

MAVERICK BEGINS SALES OF HELICOPTER TRANSFERS TO EDC LAS VEGAS 2016


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters - the exclusive provider of helicopter transfers to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway with convenient departures from the Las Vegas Strip - is now accepting flight reservations for EDC Vegas 2016. The Electric Daisy Carnival will be held at LVMS over 3 days June 17-19. View Announcement



September 1, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS INVESTS NEARLY $2 MILLION IN GROUND TRANSPORTATION, UPGRADING ENTIRE SHUTTLE FLEET TO LIMO COACHES


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters has invested nearly $2 million to upgrade its entire ground transportation fleet to limo coaches, offering Las Vegas guests a luxury experience beyond just takeoff to touchdown.



August 18, 2015

MAYOR DEDICATES SPECIAL DAY TO MAVERICK HELICOPTERS


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Mayor Carolyn Goodman officially declares August 19th, 2015 to be Maverick Helicopters Day. The day coincides with National Aviation Day, which was established in 1939 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who issued a presidential proclamation which designated the anniversary of Orville Wright's birthday to be National Aviation Day. View Proclamation



April 24, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS WINS SIXTH CONSECUTIVE CONCIERGE CHOICE AWARD FROM THE SOUTHERN NEVADA HOTEL CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters gained its sixth consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association’s (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored at a ceremony in Wynn Las Vegas on Sunday, April 19.



April 9, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS’ MAUI, HAWAII LOCATION IS NOW OPEN WITH THREE BREATHTAKING EXCURSION OPTIONS

Guests can book now at www.FlyMaverick.com/Maui

MAUI, HAWAII — Maverick Helicopters, an award-winning division of Maverick Aviation Group, has opened the doors to its new Maui, Hawaii operation with three breathtaking packages. This is Maverick Aviation Group’s fifth permanent location and the company’s first venture outside the Southwest United States.



March 5, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS RE-SIGNS MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT WITH LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Company remains the exclusive helicopter operator for events at the speedway

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters has re-signed a multi-year contract with Las Vegas Motor Speedway that will continue its relationship as the exclusive helicopter operator for events at the complex including NASCAR Weekend, corporate functions and more. Through this agreement, Maverick Helicopters will manage the heliport and work with the speedway and its entities to transfer guests and celebrities to events.



March 2, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS ACHIEVES 300,000 FLIGHT HOURS IN EC-130 AIRCRAFT AND 350,000 TOTAL FLIGHT HOURS IN MARCH 2015

Company is first operator to hit milestone using Airbus Helicopters EC-130 aircraft

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Continuing to set industry records, Maverick Helicopters has officially logged 300,000 total flight hours using Airbus Helicopters’ EC-130, making it the first operator in the world to hit this impressive milestone using the elite aircraft. In addition to this feat, Maverick Helicopters has recorded 350,000 total flight hours since its inception. Both of these remarkable achievements were met this month, March 2015.



February 5, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS CELEBRATES 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY AT ITS GRAND CANYON SOUTH RIM LOCATION


GRAND CANYON, ARIZONA — Today marks Maverick Helicopters’ 10-year anniversary at its Grand Canyon South Rim location, adjacent to the Grand Canyon National Park. Throughout the years, the company has serviced thousands of flights to this landmark, deemed as one of the greatest “Seven Natural Wonders of the World.”



January 13, 2015
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS OFFERS FANS EXCLUSIVE FLIGHT PACKAGES FOR 2015 NASCAR WEEKEND, MARCH 6 – 8

Company provides more travel via helicopter than any other sporting event worldwide

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters offers race enthusiasts, drivers and race teams a chance to enhance their 2015 NASCAR Weekend experience with VIP helicopter transfers to Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Friday, March 6 – Sunday, March 8. As the event’s exclusive helicopter company, Maverick Helicopters will be breaking industry records this year by officially providing more travel via helicopter than any other sporting event in the world.



October 31, 2014
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MAVERICK AVIATION GROUP EXPANDS ITS FLEET WITH PURCHASE OF EIGHTH EC-130 T2


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Aviation Group, the parent company of Maverick Helicopters, Mustang Helicopters and Maverick Airlines, expands with the addition of its eighth EC-130 T2. Honorably designated as the launch client of the T2, Maverick Helicopters boasts the largest and youngest fleet of EC-130 aircraft in the world.



October 28, 2014
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MAVERICK AVIATION GROUP SALUTES THE TROOPS WITH MILITARY DISCOUNT FOR VETERANS DAY 2014


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Aviation Group, the parent company of Maverick Helicopters, Mustang Helicopters and Maverick Airlines, salutes the troops this Veteran’s Day by offering all military personnel a 10 percent discount. The country’s courageous heroes are invited to experience aerial adventures through the Grand Canyon and above the Las Vegas Strip.



October 8, 2014
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS EXPANDS BY OPENING FIRST LOCATION OUTSIDE SOUTHWEST U.S., OFFERING FLIGHTS IN HAWAII


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Helicopters, a division of Maverick Aviation Group, has expanded its roots beyond Nevada and Arizona by unveiling its latest helicopter operation in Maui, Hawaii. The new helicopter expeditions will take flight starting in spring 2015.



May 12, 2014
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MAVERICK HELICOPTERS NAMED 2014 BEST AIR TOUR COMPANY BY CONCIERGE ASSOCIATION


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Maverick Helicopters has once again been named Concierge Choice Award winner for Best Tour Company in Las Vegas by the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association (SNHCA). The 2014 win marks the fifth consecutive year that Maverick Helicopters has received this prestigious award.



August 26, 2013
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Toshiba Imaging High-Def Cameras Selected for On-Board Imaging – Maverick Helicopters Tours


Irvine, CA, August 26, 2013 –(PR.com)– Toshiba Imaging Systems Division (ISD) (Toshiba Imaging – www.toshibacameras.com), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., and leading manufacturer of ultra-compact high definition (HD) and high resolution CCD and CMOS video cameras, announces that the IK-HR1D, compact 1-chip CMOS, 2.1 megapixel high definition (HD) cameras have been selected for use by Maverick Helicopters (www.FlyMaverick.com– Las Vegas, NV), a division of Maverick Aviation Group.



June 4, 2012
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Arrive in Style to the 16th Annual Electric Daisy Carnival with Exclusive Helicopter Transfers from Maverick Helicopters


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA— Maverick Helicopters offers music fans attending the 16th annual Electric Daisy Carnival the ultimate VIP travel experience with private and group charters to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, June 8-10, 2012. Maverick Helicopters is the exclusive helicopter partner providing air transfers to and from North America’s largest electronic dance music festival.



April 23, 2012
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Maverick Airlines acquires new airplanes


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Airlines has purchased three new Cessna Grand Caravan 208 airplanes, with operations beginning on Monday, April 23, 2012. The new aircraft will be used for travel to the Grand Canyon West Rim and for private charters. Flights will depart daily from Maverick Airlines’ headquarters at the Henderson Executive Airport, 1620 Jet Stream Drive.



March 06, 2012
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Maverick Helicopters Earns FAA Diamond Award


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Helicopters, a leader in the Las Vegas air excursion industry, recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) most prestigious honor for maintenance, the Award of Excellence “Diamond Award.” This achievement signifies the company’s ongoing dedication to maintenance training and aircraft safety.



February 22, 2012
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Maverick Aviation Group is pleased to announce the opening of its new 37,000-square-foot terminal located at 1620 Jet Stream Drive, Henderson Executive Airport.


Home to Mustang Helicopters and Maverick Airlines, the state-of-the-art hangar is complete with a variety of amenities designed to bring comfort to our customers as they await their departure to the spectacular Grand Canyon.



February 22, 2012
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Maverick Helicopters offers exclusive and efficient travel to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway during 2012 NASCAR weekend


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA—Race fans attending the upcoming 2012 NASCAR Weekend, March 9-11, can travel to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in VIP style with Maverick Helicopters.



February 13, 2012
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Maverick Aviation Group to add to world’s largest EC130 helicopter fleet


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Maverick Aviation Group, a leader in the Las Vegas air excursion industry, recently ordered 50 EC130 T2 helicopters, a new product from world-class helicopter manufacturer, American Eurocopter.



June 14, 2011
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Maverick Helicopters Offers Exclusive VIP Travel to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for 2011 Electric Daisy Carnival Weekend


Music fans attending the upcoming 2011 Electric Daisy Carnival weekend, June 24-26, can travel to the event, which is being held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, in VIP-style with Maverick Helicopters.



April 11, 2011
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Maverick Helicopters Launches Daytime Las Vegas Excursion


The latest sightseeing excursion from Maverick Helicopters will give Las Vegas visitors a daytime view of the world-famous Las Vegas Strip as well as scenic surrounding desert and mountain areas.



March 28, 2011
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Maverick Helicopters Named Best Tour Company By Las Vegas Hotel Concierge Association


Maverick Helicopters has been named 2011 SNHCA Choice Award winner for Best Tour Company in Las Vegas by the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association (SNHCA).



February 7, 2011
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Maverick Helicopters Offers Exclusive & Efficient Travel To The Las Vegas Motor Speedway During 2011 NASCAR Weekend


Race fans attending the 2011 NASCAR Weekend, March 4-6, can travel to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in VIP style with Maverick Helicopters.



January 24, 2011
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Maverick Airlines Launches New All-In-One Grand Canyon West Rim Experience


The latest sightseeing excursion from Maverick Aviation Group will give explorers a multi-perspective view of Grand Canyon West Rim. Passengers will witness the beauty of the Grand Canyon and all it has to offer while traveling via plane, helicopter and by foot on the new Tribal Spirit excursion.



January 24, 2011
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Maverick Helicopters’ All-New Adventure Takes Grand Canyon West Visitors To The Bottom Of The Grand Canyon


Those visiting Grand Canyon West, Arizona, can now take advantage of Maverick Helicopters’ new Grand Canyon Discovery excursion. This adventure, which debuted January 2011, allows Grand Canyon West visitors to board one of the company’s ECO-Star helicopters, travel 3,500 feet below the rim and enjoy the panoramic views of one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Grand Canyon.



November 9, 2010
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Mustang Helicopters Launches New Grand Canyon West Rim Experience: Western Journey


Mustang Helicopters officials have announced the addition of a new excursion to the company’s schedule, the Western Journey. This brand new adventure gives passengers the opportunity to fully explore Grand Canyon West.



March 26, 2010
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Maverick Helicopters Launches New Grand Canyon Experiences


New excursions are perfect for thrill seekers!

Maverick Helicopter officials have announced the addition of two new tours to the company’s schedule, the Skywalk Odyssey and Silver Cloud Sunset excursions.



March 23, 2010
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Stuart Lopata To Retire


Maverick Aviation Group VP to retire after 50-plus years

Stuart Lopata, vice president of industry sales for Maverick Aviation Group, recently announced that he will retire this summer. His retirement comes after serving 51 years in the Travel and Tourism Industry.



March 9, 2010
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Maverick Helicopters Earns Hai Operator Safety Award


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – For the fifth year in a row, Maverick Helicopters has earned the Helicopter Association International (HAI) Operator Safety Award.



February 1, 2010
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Maverick Helicopters Helps Deliver Supplies


Maverick Helicopters helps deliver supplies to residents of Navajo Nation during severe snow storm.



February 1, 2010
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Maverick Helicopters Offers Exclusive & Efficient Travel To LVMS Maverick


Maverick Helicopters offers exclusive and efficient travel to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway during NASCAR weekend.



December 15, 2009
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Pop The Question


Say “Yes” To Maverick Helicopters’ Limited-Time Wedding Proposal Package



December 14, 2009
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Maverick Helicopters Announces the Twilight Dream Wedding Package


Las Vegas, Nevada-- Maverick Helicopters is unveiling an enchanting new wedding package to usher in 2010. Dubbed the “Twilight Dream,” it offers couples a spellbinding matrimonial experience over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip in their own private and luxurious ECO-Star helicopter.



September 21, 2009
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Maverick Surpasses 100,000 Flight Hours


Maverick Helicopters EC130 Fleet Surpasses 100,000 Flight Hours.



September 14, 2009
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Introducing A New Site Design!


Maverick Helicopters Launches A New Web Site Design.



September 2, 2009
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Bigger Is Better!


Maverick Aviation Group Takes Visual Branding To An Extreme For ASTA’s “The Trade Show” .



August 1, 2009
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“Celebrations” Of Love


Maverick Helicopters Vows To Make Your Wedding And Anniversary Unforgettable.



March 9, 2009
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Love Is In The Air!


Maverick Helicopters Is Offering A Special Discount On June Weddings.



March 2, 2009
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Come Fly With Maverick Airlines


Maverick Aviation Group Recently Launched A Luxury Air Charter And Tour Service.



February 25, 2009
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Maverick Aviation Group Hires Stuart Lopata


Maverick Aviation Group Hires Stuart Lopata As Vice President Of Industry Sales.



February 11, 2009
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Maverick NASCAR VIP Transportation


Maverick Helicopters Can Put Fans On The Fast Track To The Las Vegas Motor Speedway During NASCAR Weekend.