Field research in the Arctic just got a little bit easier for some scientists, as two Universal Helicopters (UHNL LP) aircraft and their crews arrived to begin this season’s work supporting them.

A Universal Helicopters chopper. — File photo by Keith Gosse/The Telegram


Veteran helicopter pilot Geoff Goodyear knows the airstrip at Saglek, on Labrador's rugged north coast, like the back of his hand.

The Saglek station was built during the height of the Cold War, and staffed by U.S. and Canada military personnel. Even now, the old milita...

The RCMP says an exhaustive air and ground search has started up again for 17-year-old Kirby Mistenapeo, on the sixth day since he went missing from Natuashish. 

Four aircraft are participating — the RCMP Twin Otter from Happy Valley-Goose Bay, a Vale helicopt...

While most people generally don’t follow the career path they profess to love at the age of five, Christa Glover always knew she wanted to be helicopter pilot.

Krista Glover, chief pilot with Universal Helicopters in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, was recently named as one of...

Labrador-based Universal Helicopters Newfoundland Ltd. is being sold to the Nunatsiavut Group of Companies.

While the financial value of the sale has not been released, it includes 18 helicopters and all of the business's other assets.

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Universal Helicopters has been sold to the Nunatsiavut Group of Companies, with the help of a private investment fund founded by former Prime Minister Paul Martin. 

The deal was signed on Monday morning in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador. Martin was on hand for the sig...

UHNL donates to the Regional Volunteer Search And Rescue Response and Training Facility in Paradise, NL. This donation goes to Rovers SAR, who do all sorts of volunteer search and rescue response. ThisFacilitywill allow better training to improve the knowledge and skil...

Universal Helicopters gathers with staff and friends annually to kick off the season. Saturday, June 2nd Universal held the 2012 Lobster Boil at the Goose Bay hanger.

Universal Helicopters presented The Janeway with a $5000.00 donation on Saturday, May 19th, 2012, during the Janeway Telethon that was filmed at Universal's Goose Bay Hanger. It was with great honor that Universal gathered with friends and family to present to such a w...

In December 2011, UHNL presented Jason Simms with a beautiful print to thank him for his years of service to the company. Jason has been working with UHNL for 10 years, as of June 2011, and we are proud to commend him for his job well done!

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