Exclusive Aviation Services

Private Flight

Hoverfly is the leading helicopter company in Italy. It operates a varied helicopter fleet and offers exclusive benefits and unique services to its customers, enabling them to quickly and safely reach the most exclusive locations while skipping the traffic and avoiding crowded airports.

Helicopter Maintenance

Born from the need to ensure the efficiency of its fleet, Hoverfly is an EASA Part 145 and EASA Part M certified maintenance company able to perform basic maintenance operations and to manage the continuing airworthiness of aircrafts belonging to Airbus Helicopters’ family (formerly Eurocopter), Leonardo AW (formerly AgustaWestland) and Robinson.

Training Academy

Hoverfly has successfully obtained the prestigious Approved Training Organisation Certificate (ATO), thus earning the privilege to provide and conduct Part Flight Crew Licensing (FCL) training and renewal courses. Further to this, it has also entered into agreement with the most important centres specialized in using Flight Simulation Training Device information systems.

Drone Department

The use of the drone in a wide variety of inspection activities is a valuable contribution to ensuring, in a short time, information and data of the highest accuracy and quality.

The drone's eye inspects, records, analyzes, reaches extreme positions, and makes possible control activities that would be of considerable complexity for humans.  

About Us

Flying with Hoverfly means choosing the best strategically located helicopter company, leader in the field of executive passenger transport in Italy and with the most diverse fleet. Our helicopters can comfortably accommodate up to 9 passengers with standard luggage size within maximum take-off weight limits.

Hoverfly owns single and twin-engine multi-crew helicopters which offer diversified services in terms of price flexibility and effectiveness in meeting customer needs. The highest standards of comfort on board allow our customers to travel in comfortable surroundings with VIP interiors and soundproofed environment, thus making the perfect match for business or leisure trips.

Holding an Air Operator Certificate (AOC) and Aerial Work Operator Certificate (COLA) and being a CAMO (Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization) certified company, Hoverfly is able to manage both its own and third party aircraft, both technically and operationally.

Our Contact Center is available 24 hours a day. Call +393460077470 or email us at info@hoverfly.it and our staff will take care of every detail of your journey from the place of departure to your final destination.
We also take care of arranging luxury car transfers, VIP full assistance at the airport, fast connections to a private jet or commercial flight, yachts transfers and any possible combinations of jet and helicopter transfers in Italy and neighbouring countries.


Flight Hours







AMO IT.145.0377


UNI EN ISO 9001:2015


With its certified management system (CERTIQUALITY - Quality Assurance Institute No. 14743) Hoverfly ensures the quality of its services and is committed to:
• make customers and their needs a primary focus of its actions;
• act in full compliance with national, international and intercontinental laws and regulations;
• constantly monitor business processes through internal audits;
• improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Quality System;
• increase company know-how through human resource training programs and the use of advanced technologies;
• promote the involvement of all company staff in the perspective of a “Total Quality System“.

This kind of approach allows to control the connection between individual processes, as well as their combination and interaction, and to ensure the respect of Quality System standards and requirements. Only with the highest levels of quality you can enjoy an unforgettable flight experience on a private helicopter.


Every day we invest in our employees training and professional development as well as in the continuous update and enhancement of quality standards within the company

Hoverfly has developed, obtained and maintained over the years the following certifications:
• Air Operator Certificate IT.AOC.157/Air Operator Certificate IT.AOC.167
• Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation Approval Certificate IT.MG.0157/Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisation Approval Certificate IT.MG.0167
• Aerial Work Operator Certificate I-105LA/Aerial Work Operator Certificate I-111LA
• UNI ISO 9001:2008 #14743 Certificate (Quality Management System)
• Maintenance Organisation Approval Certificate IT.145.0377

Our History


Hoverfly Srl: Shaping the Future of Helicopter Travel since 2009. Witness the dawn of a new era as the company takes flight with the purchase of three Airbus helicopters: 2 Airbus AS355N and 1 Dauphin AS365 N2. These cutting-edge aircraft embody the company's commitment to innovation, safety, and unparalleled passenger experiences. Prepare to be amazed as Hoverfly sets the bar higher, redefining the boundaries of aerial transportation with its advanced fleet. Embark on a journey of luxury, convenience, and breathtaking views as Hoverfly paves the way for a revolution in helicopter travel. Experience the extraordinary and elevate your expectations with the Hoverfly difference.


Nel 2010 Hoverfly Srl ha ampliato ulteriormente la propria flotta con l'acquisizione di due ulteriori elicotteri Airbus. L'azienda ha aggiunto un AS350 B3 Plus e un AS355 NP alla sua impressionante gamma. Queste nuove aggiunte hanno mostrato il costante impegno di Hoverfly nel migliorare la propria offerta con velivoli all'avanguardia. Con le loro caratteristiche e capacità avanzate, questi elicotteri Airbus hanno rafforzato la dedizione dell'azienda all'innovazione, alla sicurezza e alla fornitura di esperienze eccezionali ai passeggeri. Hoverfly ha continuato a raggiungere nuove vette, consolidando la sua posizione di leader nel settore dei viaggi in elicottero.


In 2011, Hoverfly made another significant addition to its fleet by acquiring a Leonardo AW109SP helicopter. This purchase demonstrated the company's continuous commitment to expanding its capabilities and providing top-notch services to its clients. The Leonardo AW109SP, known for its exceptional performance and versatility, further enhanced Hoverfly's ability to offer a wide range of helicopter services tailored to the unique needs of their customers. With this latest acquisition, Hoverfly solidified its position as a leading provider of helicopter transportation, offering an even greater level of luxury, safety, and efficiency to its valued clientele.


In 2012, Hoverfly further expanded its fleet with the acquisition of another Leonardo AW109SP helicopter. This strategic move showcased the company's commitment to continuous growth and innovation in the helicopter travel industry. The Leonardo AW109SP, renowned for its superior performance and advanced features, added to Hoverfly's capabilities in providing exceptional and customized services to its discerning clientele. With this additional helicopter, Hoverfly solidified its position as a leading provider of luxury helicopter transportation, offering unparalleled experiences and ensuring the highest standards of safety, comfort, and reliability. The acquisition reflected Hoverfly's dedication to meeting the evolving needs of its customers and maintaining its reputation as a trusted and preferred choice for helicopter travel.


In 2013, Hoverfly achieved significant milestones by obtaining the Part 145 certification, as well as the Air Operator Certificate (AOC) and Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization (CAMO) approvals. These certifications further solidified Hoverfly's position as a reputable and compliant player in the aviation industry. The Part 145 certification demonstrated the company's adherence to stringent maintenance and repair standards, ensuring the highest level of safety and reliability for its fleet. The AOC and CAMO approvals granted Hoverfly the authority to operate and manage its aircraft fleet, showcasing its commitment to operational excellence and regulatory compliance. With these certifications in place, Hoverfly continued to provide its valued customers with superior helicopter services while upholding the highest industry standards for safety and quality assurance.


In 2014, Hoverfly made history by placing the world's first order for a Leonardo AW169 helicopter in a VIP configuration. This groundbreaking decision showcased Hoverfly's commitment to staying at the forefront of innovation and providing unparalleled luxury experiences to its clients. The Leonardo AW169, known for its cutting-edge technology, spacious cabin, and exceptional performance, perfectly aligned with Hoverfly's vision of offering the highest standards of comfort and sophistication. This milestone order further solidified Hoverfly's position as a leader in the helicopter travel industry, setting a new benchmark for VIP helicopter transportation. With the forthcoming addition of the AW169 to its fleet, Hoverfly continued to elevate the standards of excellence in the industry and exceed the expectations of its esteemed clientele.


In 2015, Hoverfly made a strategic move by acquiring Società Aerea Meridionale (SAM), leading to the formation of "Hoverfly divisione SAM". This acquisition marked a significant milestone for Hoverfly, as it expanded its operations and consolidated its position in the aviation industry. By joining forces with SAM, Hoverfly gained access to a wider network, enhanced capabilities, and a broader range of services. The formation of Hoverfly divisione SAM enabled the company to provide comprehensive and integrated solutions to meet the diverse needs of its customers. With the combined expertise and resources of both entities, Hoverfly divisione SAM became a powerhouse in the helicopter travel sector, offering exceptional services and setting new industry standards.


In 2016, Hoverfly achieved a significant milestone by expanding its PART-145 certification to cover a wider range of helicopter models. The certification was extended to include the AW109 series, AS350 series, AS355 series, EC120, EC130 B4, AW169, R22, R44, and AS365 N2 helicopters. This extension demonstrated Hoverfly's commitment to maintaining the highest standards of maintenance and repair for its diverse fleet. By obtaining the certification for these additional helicopter models, Hoverfly ensured that its operations adhered to rigorous safety and quality standards across a broader range of aircraft. This accomplishment further solidified Hoverfly's reputation as a trusted provider of helicopter services, with a comprehensive and compliant approach to fleet maintenance and management.


In 2017, Hoverfly achieved another significant milestone by obtaining the ATO (Approved Training Organization) certification for its Helicopter Operations Flight Organization (HOFo). This certification highlighted Hoverfly's commitment to excellence in training and education within the aviation industry. The ATO certification recognized Hoverfly's ability to deliver high-quality training programs and ensure that its pilots and crew members received comprehensive and up-to-date training in accordance with regulatory standards. With the ATO - HOFo certification, Hoverfly further enhanced its capabilities in providing safe and skilled personnel for its helicopter operations. This achievement showcased Hoverfly's dedication to maintaining the highest standards of professionalism, safety, and competence in its operations and reinforced its position as a leader in the helicopter travel industry.


Nel 2018, Hoverfly ha subito una significativa ristrutturazione organizzativa per ottimizzare la sua forza lavoro e migliorare l'efficienza operativa. Questa mossa strategica riflette l'impegno di Hoverfly ad adattarsi ed evolversi in un settore dinamico. La ristrutturazione mirava a semplificare i processi, migliorare la comunicazione e allineare le risorse in modo efficace per soddisfare le mutevoli esigenze del mercato. Ottimizzando la sua struttura del personale, Hoverfly mirava a migliorare la collaborazione, massimizzare la produttività e fornire servizi superiori ai suoi stimati clienti. Questa riorganizzazione ha dimostrato l'approccio proattivo di Hoverfly per rimanere agile e reattivo in un ambiente aziendale in rapida evoluzione, posizionando l'azienda per una crescita e un successo continui nel settore dei viaggi in elicottero.


In 2019, our fleet expanded with the addition of the Leonardo GrandNew A109SP twin-engine helicopter, based in Salerno. This acquisition represented a significant milestone for our company, as the Leonardo GrandNew A109SP is renowned for its exceptional performance, advanced technology, and luxurious features. With its increased capacity and enhanced capabilities, the A109SP allowed us to further enhance the services we offer to our valued clients. Based in Salerno, the helicopter was strategically positioned to serve the surrounding areas and provide efficient and reliable transportation options. This expansion underscored our commitment to delivering top-quality helicopter travel experiences and solidified our position as a leading provider in the industry.


In 2020, we experienced further expansion of our fleet with the addition of a VIP-configured AW139 twin-engine helicopter. This state-of-the-art aircraft, capable of accommodating 9 to 10 passengers, was strategically based in the northern region of Italy. The inclusion of the AW139 in our fleet allowed us to offer enhanced luxury and comfort to our discerning clientele. Known for its spacious cabin, advanced technology, and impressive performance, the AW139 enabled us to provide unparalleled helicopter travel experiences in the northern part of Italy and beyond. This expansion reflected our commitment to meeting the evolving needs of our customers and solidified our reputation as a premier provider of VIP helicopter services in the region.


In 2021, two additional twin-engine helicopters joined our fleet to meet the demands of a growing market. We proudly welcomed a Leonardo A109SP and a Leonardo A109S Trekker, both representing the latest advancements in helicopter technology. Hoverfly was the first to acquire the cutting-edge A109S Trekker model, further solidifying our commitment to innovation and staying ahead of the curve. These helicopters were carefully selected to provide optimal performance, versatility, and passenger comfort. With this expansion, we ensured that our fleet remained equipped to deliver exceptional services and meet the evolving needs of our valued clients. Hoverfly continues to lead the way in providing state-of-the-art helicopter solutions for an ever-expanding market.


What's Next?


What's Next?

Excellence and professionalism supported by the use of high quality software and appliance

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Hoverfly is the official supplier of Leonardo Helicopters.

Hoverfly s.r.l.

P.I. 01439650688
Via dei Marrucini, 67
65127 Pescara (PE)
+39 3460077470
+39 085 6921848

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