Last October MHH purchased new carbon fibre spray gear for our Squirrel helicopters. This Airborne System spray gear is lightweight with the spray booms mounted well forward to improve the spray pattern. This investment in the very latest spray technology highlights our long term commitment to providing top quality service to our farming clients.
All Mt Hutt Helicopters aircraft are fitted with Satloc GPS. This is an aerial guidance system which provides proof of placement of all fertilisers and chemicals being applied. The resulting map (example to the right) shows where the aircraft have flown on a job and where the spray system or fertiliser bucket has been engaged. This gives farmers assurance that the product is being applied in the correct place at the correct rate.
Some of the core services we provide South Island farmers include: