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Two Companies were Granted Permission to Fly in Winter Resort Zones

The Civil Aviation Agency of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia issued a license to ”Wucher Helikopter Gmbh” and company ”HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH” for flights in winter resort zones.

According to the application filed, the Austrian company Wucher Helikopter Gmbh will operate in the Gudauri and Mestia zones from January 15 to April 15, in particular, 3 units of AS 350 B3 Ecureuil type heli-skiing tours. In the past years, the company performed the service by two helicopters.

The same purpose will be operated by German company HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH. The flights will be carried out from January 24 to March 13 in the Gudauri zone, by AS 350 B3E helicopter.

Flights are available in relevant meteorological conditions, with visual flight rules (VFR).

Heli-skiing services are provided by  by skiing and snowboarder experts to advance touring groups in snowfall, and organize them.

The operation of the companies will help attract tourists to Georgia’s ski resorts and provide the most comfortable environment for winter tourism.