Nick, founder and CEO of Heli Aviation was born in Germany. He is a State Certified Economist and graduated in 2010. At the age of 16, he founded his first company, which was specialized in mobile radio services for companies, airports, aircraft and public authorities. He strived and succeeded in making professional radio communication affordable for most people and financially weak firms. He has an 11-year accident/incident free flying record, and started his flying career at the age of 17. In 2011, he moved to the U.S. and started Heli Aviation. Currently, he holds an EASA and Instrument rated FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate, as well as an FAA Flight Instructor rating and flies and provides training in Bell 206L, Bell 407, MD500, MD600, Robinson R22/44/66, and Agusta A109’s.
Nick is the Author of the “Pilots Handbook – Robinson R22: Information’s for pilots and student pilots flying and going to fly the R22” which is available on Amazon. The book features and explains the main content of the R22 POH giving a more detailed and in-depth description about the Systems, the Performance and Limitations of the R22 helicopter.
In 2017, he received the Sikorski Humanitarian Award for the aerial search of the Canadian filmmaker Rob Stewart, as well as a Presidential Letter of Appreciation (PLOA) from President Trump for donating helicopters and crews during Hurricane Matthew.