About Us

Albatross Helicopters provide a vast number of helicopter services outside of tourism including Aerial Spraying, Mustering,  Aerial Fire Control, Mining and Exploration and Charter. For more information on these services please contact: 


ALBATROSS TOURISM – We are an accredited tourism operator in the business of creating memories to last a lifetime.

Albatross Helicopters Pty Ltd is a Northern Territory company that is based near Darwin at Marrakai, 5 kilometres east of the Adelaide River Bridge along the Arnhem Highway and has a subsidiary base at Jabiru in Kakadu National Park. Albatross Helicopters was formed in 1996 with one Robinson R22 helicopter and now operates a fleet of thirteen aircraft.

Albatross Helicopters is a division of the tourism arm of North Australian Helicopters Pty Ltd (NAH), who have been operating since 1993 and have bases in; Katherine, Victoria River, Cape Crawford, Jabiru, Darwin and Adelaide River. Albatross Helicopters specialise in niche heli-fishing tours, helicopter transfers, charters, helicopter flights and scenic tours out of Adelaide River, Darwin and Jabiru in Kakadu National Park.

Albatross Helicopters, proudly operated by North Australian Helicopters, is solely owned by Milton Jones, a hardworking Northern Territorian who owns a large cattle station in the Victoria River district called Coolibah Station. Milton Jones and his family have become recent television stars after a reality documentary based on their life on the station aired on national television in 2010 called “Keeping up with the Joneses”. The television series, produced by WTFN Entertainment has been very successful and is currently being pitched internationally to be aired in a number of countries.

Albatross Helicopters doesn’t just operate joy flights and Heli-fishing tours but rather journeys; over the vast and formidable terrain that is Australia’s Outback. Take to the air on a helicopter flight or helicopter charter to see awe-inspiring; wild rivers, deep gorges, spectacular waterfalls and rugged escarpments all while hearing about the rich aboriginal and pastoral history, stories of colorful outback characters and about the adventurous lifestyle that the Northern Territory is renowned for.

Albatross Helicopters also tailor-make charters or expeditions that can include unforgettable visits to Indigenous rock art sites with Indigenous guides, extended Heli-fishing packages at some of the most remote and spectacular sites in Australia, and we can arrange accommodation at some of the most exclusive lodges in the Northern Territory’s Top End like Wildman Wilderness Resort and Bamurru Plains.