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Welcome to Rotor Work

Rotor Work Limited is a New Zealand owned and operated business that specialises in all types of helicopter aerial applications for farmers, forestry, contractors and general air transport. Rotor Work pride themselves on being “The complete agricultural & commercial helicopter company”.

Rotor Work Limited are certified by the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority for Part 137 Agricultural Operations and Part 119/135 General Aviation Air Transport

35 + years of experience

100,000 +flight hours

40 + staff

11 + helicopters

Multi locations across the NZ

1000's of satisfied clients

our story

Rotor Work Limited began operations in November 1980, from Rotorua, New Zealand, with a single Hughes 300 helicopter. Established by Cathy and Ben Dellow, Craig Goddard, and Ian Leaf, in the early years, Rotor Work Limited specialised in aerial live deer capture.


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With a combined flight time experience of 100,000+ flight hours, you can be sure that you’re working with a very experienced and knowledgeable team.



Rotor Work Limited prides itself on being an independent company which partners with a number of other companies to provide services, goods and equipment.



Our helicopters are ideal for spraying large blocks to individual paddocks, or - due to their slower spraying speed and maneuverability - small blocks of brush weeds.


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