Trio Helicopters and Aviation cc was founded by its members Mr. Frans Grobbelaar and Mr. Christoffel Botha in the year 2000. With their vast knowledge of helicopter maintenance and repairs, they keep a well maintained and well-greased facility at Lanseria International Airport, Tempe Airport and Rand Airport.
Trio Helicopters and Aviation cc and all their employees will endeavour to supply prompt, efficient and friendly service to their customers. With state of the art equipment and tooling they will maintain cost effective maintenance / repairs at all times to ensure our customers have a safe flight.
Our Vision is to become one of the most sort after Maintenance facilities in the country, providing the best quality of maintenance and servicing all our clients deserve.
Trio Helicopters & Aviation cc Team Of Experts
Frans Grobbelaar whom gained most of his flying experience under the mentorship of the legendary Johan Brink obtaining numerous pilot’s licenses on various helicopters after which he proceeded on qualifying as engineer to sign off numerous of the major aircraft. Frans is also a founder member of Trio Aviation.
Stoffel Botha started his career in the SAAF from where he proceeded to the then Atlas and concurrently became a founder member of Trio Aviation and is undoubtedly the best component engineer in the Southern Hemisphere!
David Floyd Joined the SAAF directly after school and is also one of the Eurocopter Specialist in the Trio Family.
Graham Magnuson joined Trio on the 1st of April 2008 and is an expert on Robinson R22′s and the whole of the Bell range of rotorcraft
Mario Lombard Joined Trio in November 2008 as an Apprentice and since flourished in obtaining his A.M.E. License.
Ettienne Botha Joined Trio in January 2014 with a vast variety of Knowledge on Aircraft touch-ups, helicopter refurbishments and has an eye for Perfection.
Lauraine De Beer Joined Trio in August 2011 and is the Company’s Office Manager and PA to its members. She does all Quotations and International Parts Ordering for the company.
Wayne Magnuson Joined Trio in August 2008 as an Apprentice and since flourished in obtaining his A.M.E. License. He has achieved high standards in becoming an expert on Robinson Helicopters.
Julian Ras Joined Trio in January 2009 as an Apprentice and since flourished in obtaining his A.M.E. License. He has achieved high standards in becoming an expert on the Edstrom Helicopters.
Brian Durand Joined Trio in June 2015as a qualified A.M.E. He has achieved high standards in becoming an expert on the various Helicopters.