Bell Helicopters

the safest helicopters in the world

Zambezi Helicopter Company fly Bell helicopters exclusively for our Victoria Falls scenic helicopter flights and charter flights. Bell are recognised as the world leaders in the helicopter industry and their aircraft are noted for their reliability. These helicopters are maintained to the highest industry standards. More ...

Please visit the website of the manufacturers Bell Textron for more comprehensive information on each helicopter model we use or contact us if you would like to know more.


bell 206B3 jetranger as used in Victoria Falls

370 SHP Gas Turboshaft Motor | 4 pax + pilot | Max. range 400km fully loaded

The time-tested 206B-3 JetRanger has proved itself time and again around the world in all applications and works very well for us flying over Victoria Falls. It is rugged and reliable and it comes with the best safety record of any helicopter in the industry. This is the most popular turbine helicopter ever built.


bell 206B3 jetranger as used in Victoria Falls

630 SHP Gas Turboshaft Motor | 6 pax + pilot | Max. range 600km fully loaded

Evolved from the legendary 206B-3 JetRanger above, the LongRanger is a remarkable combination of power, room and range. Innovative doors and a spacious cabin make the LongRanger ideal for long aerial photographic and film shoots of Victoria Falls and of course, ideal for passenger flights.

the highest maintenance standards

All aircraft at the Zambezi Helicopter Company are maintained to the highest industry standards under the strict rules governed by the CAAZ (Commercial Airline Authority of Zimbabwe) and the manufacturers Bell Textron authorised schedule of service in conjunction with the South African Maintenance Organisation. Servicing and maintenance is carried out by a highly qualified team from the National Aeronautics Company (NAC). See the NAC hanger photo below.

State-of-the-art NAC hanger where the machines undergo service and maintainance