Our fleet and specialized equipment allows us to perform a great variety of flight missions including:
Power Line Construction
With experience in many aspects of power line construction for power line subcontractors and power companies, the crew at Lohman helicopter can help with:
•Pulling Sockline in rough terrain and urbanized areas
•Building Towers and lattice erection
•Installation of hardware
•Moving Foundation Drills for Micropile Foundations
Precision Lift External Load
If you need it LIFTED we can do it! With the ability to fly materials flown to remote locations, on top of buildings or air conditioners set on top of a high rise in town we can do it. Our helicopters are the ideal “air-crane” they are tough, helicopters can be the ultimate construction tool! We can set power-poles, fly gravel, cement, tools and equipment to just about any location you desire!
With the permission from the FAA, we can even lift objects in the middle of busy city, for example a sign on the top of a Skyscraper in downtown San Diego, California.
Lohman Helicopter is the Premier External Load Lift Company, we will travel anywhere, anytime.
Please contact us for a quote, and lift capabilities of our helicopters.
Cellular Sites & Towers
Aerial Fertilizing & Seeding
Lohman Helicopter has 3 buckets with capacities ranging from 25 cubic feet to 45 cubic feet. We have the ability to dispense seed and herbicides at rates as low as 1/4 pound per acre and have flow rates as high as twenty-five pounds per acre.
Whether your need is seeding, fertilizing or herbicides, we can do it! After an area has been seeded we can also drop straw allowing the best opportunity for seed germination and minimizing erosion.
Agricultural & Fruit Orchard Crop Dusting & Spraying Forestry/Aquatic/Pasture/Rangeland/Right-of-Way
Cherry Drying & Frost Protection
Cherry drying and frost protection contracts are based on a first-come, first-serve basis and helicopter availability. Our pilots can fly helicopters at night in your orchard to save your crop from unexpected deep freezes.
Lohman helicopter can provide “Exclusive Use” contracts or we offer “Call When Needed” contracts to protect your orchards and farms.
During cherry drying season we typically have 6 helicopters available for dispatch. Bell 206 Long Rangers, Bell 407, MD600, Bell UH-1 Huey, and the Robinson R44.