Maverick Helicopter's Blog

The Comprehensive Guide to Las Vegas March Madness

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Mar 5, 2017 8:17:00 AM

It’s March, and you know what that means: more buzzer beaters, bracket busters and Cinderella stories than you can shake a stick at. Las Vegas is the place to be during the opening round of the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. If you’ve yet to solidify your March Madness plans this year, consider the following options to satiate your hoops fever.

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Topics: Insider, Las Vegas

Maverick Terminals and Amenities Part 2

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Feb 12, 2017 3:00:00 PM

Previously, we described our Las Vegas and Henderson terminals. Here, you will learn about the top notch service you can expect from the moment you're picked up by one of our free shuttles to be transported to our South Rim or Kahului terminals. Both terminals offer a variety of conveniences for your comfort and enjoyment before departure.

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Maverick Terminals and Amenities Part 1

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Feb 5, 2017 11:38:00 AM

At Maverick Helicopters, we offer VIP treatment from start to finish for all our guests. Every tour flying out of Las Vegas or Henderson begins at one of our state-of-the-art terminals. Just as our helicopter sightseeing tours provide you with fabulous views of the Las Vegas Strip, Hoover Dam or the Grand Canyon in comfort and style, our goal is deliver that same experience before you even take off. We offer a range of amenities at each of our terminals for your flying pleasure.

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New Foodie Tour!

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 29, 2016 7:00:00 PM

This is no heavyweight championship bout, but it is Las Vegas, so it's easy to imagine the face-off. In one corner, you have the city's preeminent helicopter tour company, Maverick Helicopters, offering the most exhilarating tours of the Strip in luxurious "limousines in the sky." In the other corner, you have the Lip Smacking Foodie Tour company, offering visits to some of the city's most renowned restaurants, sparing visitors the hassle of making reservations and waiting in line. Fortunately, the two companies’ new joint tour means you won’t have to pick just one of these world-class experiences during your Vegas vacation.

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Topics: Insider, Las Vegas

Where to Ring In the New Year in Las Vegas

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 22, 2016 7:10:00 PM

2016 has not been a kind year. We lost a slew of pop culture icons, including rock gods Prince and David Bowie. Hurricane Matthew nearly took out the South East and you couldn't turn on the television without seeing political mudslinging. This makes this New Year's Eve transition from 2016 to 2017 a time to celebrate the year's finality as well as hope for a happy 2017.

This is cause for raucous revelry, and there's no place better for that than the Entertainment Capital of the World! Here's a quick rundown of just some of the most anticipated places to ring in the New Year in Las Vegas this year:

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Topics: Insider, Las Vegas

Wind Dancer Tour Review

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 18, 2016 6:45:00 PM

There’s no better way to view the magnificence of the Grand Canyon than by helicopter. Our popular Wind Dancer tour not only offers breathtaking panoramic views from above, but our expert pilots also land in Hualapai Indian Territory, allowing guests to explore the beauty hidden below the canyon rim.

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Fun Maverick Facts

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Dec 8, 2016 7:30:00 PM

At Maverick Helicopters, we are nuts about numbers. After all, you can’t safely take off, fly and land a helicopter or airplane without paying detailed attention to your altitude, speed and many other figures. We thought it would be fun to take a look at history through our company’s numbers. Here are some highlights from the statistics we found, along with the trends they reveal.

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More Celebrity Hangouts in Las Vegas

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Nov 8, 2016 6:20:00 PM

Las Vegas is the perfect location to see and be seen. It’s no surprise that the city’s venues are popular with celebrities who want to cut loose and unwind or simply enjoy a great meal. If you’re looking for a chance to spot some superstars, our popular blog has highlighted a few places in Las Vegas where everyone from Justin Bieber to Pamela Anderson have been known to frequent. 

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4 Great Las Vegas Clubs - That Aren't Nightclubs

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Oct 9, 2016 7:00:00 PM

Las Vegas has a reputation for having some of the best clubs in the world. Not all of Las Vegas’ clubs are nightclubs, though. Groupies of different sports, hobbies and interests get together regularly in the city, and their clubs give the city a different feel. These clubs are well worth checking out during your stay:

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Topics: Insider, Las Vegas

Ask the Pilot Series - Video #1 - What Helicopters Do We Fly?

Posted by Maverick Helicopters on Oct 4, 2016 6:00:00 PM

At Maverick Helicopters, our pilots have the most interesting job around! They're one of the utmost important faces of the company and help keep passengers safe while ensuring they have a fantastic tour, filled with amazing scenery and information. Many people are interested in learning more about Maverick and what our pilots do, from the helicopters we fly (and why) to more details about the destinations where we offer tours. That’s why we’ve started a new series, "Ask the Pilot", that debuts with this video about our ECO-Star helicopters. Our pilots will answer a new question each month, so if you’d like to know something, reach out on Facebook or Twitter using #askourpilots and you might see one of our pilots answer your question in an upcoming video!
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