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PDG Helicopters - Aerial Filming UK
+44 (0)1667 462740
Brian Cooke
The Heliport,
IV2 7XB,
Scotland UK

About PDG Helicopters - Aerial Filming UK

Aerial Filming Throughout The UK
PDG Helicopters have been providing aerial filming services to the film and television industries for over 40 years, our extensive list of credits illustrate our expertise in delivering the highest standards in aerial filming. From a basic hand-held camera shoot to a full on Hollywood movie production we operate anywhere in the UK and Ireland.

Licensed & Approved CAA Air Operator
We are licensed and approved by the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) as an air operator and hold permanent CAA flight exemptions for aerial filming and aerial photography. All aerial filming flights are thoroughly planned and prepared for and carried out in accordance with the CAA.

Approved Aerial Filming Supplier
PDG Helicopters are an approved supplier of helicopters and aerial filming to the BBC, ITV, STV, Channel 4, Channel 5, Sky and RTE. We regularly work with production companies, broadcasters and movie production companies from all over the world.

Recent Film Credits
World War Z, Prometheus, Batman - The Dark Knight Rises , Cloud Atlas, James Bond - Skyfall, War Horse, Jack and the Giant Killer, Dark Shadow, A Lonely Place To Die, Tezz, Centurion.

Recent TV Credits
BBC - Highlands Scotland’s Wild Heart, BBC Top Gear, BBC Hebrides-Islands On The edge, ESPN - live coverage Newcastle v Liverpool, BBC - Match Of The Day, BBC - Coast, Channel 4 - Grand Designs, BBC - The One Show, BBC - Rome's Final Frontier, BBC - Castle Commando, BBC - History Cold Case, TV3 - The Irish Apprentice, Discovery Channel - Mighty Ships

4k Aerial Filming & Beyond
Our GSS C516 aerial camera system features a 6k Red Epic Dragon camera with choice of the Canon CN-E30-300 telephoto lens or the CN-E14.5-60 wide-angle zoom lens with 5-axis gyro-stabilisation for rock solid filming. We supply the system as a complete package with experienced operator/technicians.

HD Broadcast Filming
PDG Helicopters also operate our versatile Cineflex V14HD camera system with its Sony HDC1500 camera and Fujinon HA42x9.7 lens and 5-axis gyro-stabilisation. The system is perfect for live broadcast and TV productions.


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SHOTOVER F1 Becomes Flagship System For PDG Helicopters
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Shotover F1 Coming Soon!

PDG Helicopters will take delivery of its new Shotover F1 camera system in early December. The F1 system can accommodate over 160 different camera and lens combinations so will allow our customers to use their favoured camera or ours.
The system will be available with motorised polariser and rain deflector/spinner
Please call for further details.
A Guide To Aerial Filming

Preparation is everything when it comes to aerial filming, so here's a few pointers to help you plan a successful shoot, courtesy of PDG Helicopters.
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