Why StarFlight

At StarFlight we understand that for our customers, the unusual is business as usual.

Our team are adept at solving complex aviation challenges drawing on an unrivalled breadth and depth of experience.

Our value proposition

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Innovative solutions for our customers

We are experienced in delivering bespoke capabilities for customers who work in challenging environments - be it complex aeromedical retrieval operations in remote sites, zero-margin-for-error law enforcement operations or demanding offshore oil and gas and marine pilot transfer operations.

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At the forefront of aviation safety

We pride ourselves on an exemplary safety record and offer integrated Safety Management Systems incorporating BowTie XP and HLS Management Systems. The StarFlight group operates to and is audited against the highest international aviation standards including the Shell Group Requirements for Aircraft Operations (SGRAO)  and the International Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) Offshore Helicopter Recommended Practices.

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100% Australian owned and capability

More than 80% of StarFlight’s supplies and services are sourced in Australia.

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Best in class

We operate a best-in-class integrated service – bringing together some of the most qualified aviation and medical personnel in the world, and the services of multiple vendors in aviation, logistics and facilities construction.

Service and supply partnerships

StarFlight and parent company LifeFlight have a number of service agreements with significant commercial and public sector entities for the provision of aeromedical and search and rescue services, funded by our clients and public fund-raising activities. These include:

  • Aeromedical and retrieval services for Queensland Health
  • Aeromedical services to a consortium of gas companies in Queensland's Surat Basin
  • Consultant level medical advice to Australian Maritime Safety Authority
  • Commercial repatriation services (governments and commercial companies)
  • Dedicated jet air ambulance services into Asia Pacific
  • Law enforcement and search and rescue services for the State Government of Victoria

We strive for sustainable and successful partnerships with our clients and our suppliers. Our approach values genuine and proactive collaboration to leverage our collective strengths and to ensure delivery to the highest standards, on time and on budget.

Our major supply partners include:


GE Capital Aviation Services Australia

GE Capital Aviation Services Australia

Part of the largest commercial aviation financing and leasing company in the world, through which StarFlight leases rotary wing aircraft.


Leonardo Company

Leonardo Company

Designs, builds and maintains high performance commercial aircraft, at operations based in Italy. The company supplies aircraft services direct to StarFlight, and is the manufacturer of a number of helicopters in StarFlight’s fleet.


Pratt & Whitney

Pratt & Whitney

Canada-based aircraft engine manufacturer that provides aircraft engine maintenance for StarFlight.