Staff

Meet the team

 

ALAN BECK – Managing Director /CEO/ Chief Pilot

Alan Beck, CEO and Chief Pilot, is the founding director of Beck Helicopters. Alan actively participates in industry and stakeholder organisations promoting industry driven implementation of “Best Practice” program’s and is the current Chairman of the NZAAA. As Chief Pilot of the Company Alan has amassed a total of 20,000 plus hours flying in Bell 47, Bell 206 and Bell Iroquois helicopters on a variety of Aerial Work and Air Transport operations. One of New Zealand’s most experienced agricultural and specialist lift pilots

Our Staff -Alan (1)

 

 

 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS & LICENCES

Class CPL (H) Grade 1 Agricultural rating,
Pilot Chemical rating,
D & E Cat Instructor,
NZCAA Certificate of Maintenance Approval – UH1
Chairman New Zealand Agricultural Aviation Association
NZAAA committee member
AIRCARE Management committee
Aviation Industry Association Council member
NZAIA Aviation Safety Councilor
Dangerous Goods License
Controlled Substance License
Grow Safe Certified

Alan QSM

 

 

AWARDS

Queens Service Medal
NZHA Gold Safety Award
2012 NZAAA award for “Services to the Agricultural Aviation Industry”
Royal Humane Society Silver Medal
Lions International Presidents Certificate of Appreciation for Community Service
Rotary Clubs Worthy Citizen Awards (x2)
New Plymouth Old Boys Surf Club Life Membership for services to club

 

 

 

DAVID BECK – Pilot, Director, Operations Manager

David has amassed a total of 6,000 plus hours of flying in Bell 206 and Bell Iroquois helicopters on a variety of Aerial Work and Air Transport operations. An experienced agricultural and specialist lift pilot

Our Pilots - Alan & Son David Beck

 

QUALIFICATIONS & LICENCES

Class CPL (H) Grade 1 Agricultural rating,
Pilot Chemical rating,
NZCAA Certificate of Maintenance Approval – UH1
ISO9002 Auditor
NZCAA Maintenance Controllers Course
NZCAA Aviation Safety Coordinator Course
CASA Crew Resource Management Course
Utilities/Aviation Specialists Inc. Wire avoidance program
Dangerous Goods License
Controlled Substance License
Grow Safe Certified

 

AWARDS
NZHA Gold Safety Award

 

CREW
All crew are experienced in Agricultural Operations. Each crew member (including pilots) has been fully trained and is competent in rectifying any mechanical problems that arise in the field.

 

 

Gordon Collingwood – Truck Shop Manager
Loader Driver, Engineering
15 years air/ground operations
Dangerous Goods Licence
HT Endorsement
Growsafe certificate
First Aid Certificate

 

Matthew Beck – Engineering Manager (Overhaul)
7 years air/ground operations
Controlled Substance Licence
Dangerous Goods Licence
Growsafe certificate
First Aid Certificate
Brush Electroplating Operator Certificate
Airframe Maintenance
Engine maintenance
Component Overhaul

Honeywell T53, Rolls Royce 250 Series Bell 204, Bell 205, and Bell 206 Series
Bell 204/212 Stabilizer Bar Assembly Bell 204/206/206L/212 Main Rotor Head Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Mast Assembly Bell 204/212 Scissors and Sleeve Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Transmission Bell 204/206/206L/212 Swashplate and Support Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Hydraulic Servos Bell 204/205/212 Input Quill Assembly
Bell 204/212 42 Gearbox Bell 204/206/206L/212 Main Drive Shaft Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 90 Gearbox Bell 204/206/206L/212 Tail Rotor Hangar Assembly
Bell 206 206L Freewheel Unit Bell 204/206/206L/212 Tail Rotor Hub Assembly

 

 

Ken Domonkos – Chief Engineer (Overhaul)
42 years engineering experience across Canada, Australia, USA and New Zealand. He first joined Beck Helicopters Ltd in 1978.
Ken carries out component overhaul for BHL Part 145.

Airframe Maintenance
Engine maintenance
Avionic Maintenance
Carry out Component Overhaul

Bell 204, Bell 205, and Bell 206 series Honeywell T53, Rolls Royce 250 Series
Bell 204/212 Stabilizer Bar Assembly Bell 204/206/206L/212 Main Rotor Head Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Mast Assembly Bell 204/212 Scissors and Sleeve Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Transmission Bell 204/206/206L/212 Swashplate and Support Assembly
Bell 204/206/206L/212 Hydraulic Servos Bell 204/205/212 Input Quill Assembly
Bell 206/206L Freewheel Unit Bell 204/206/206L/212 Main Drive Shaft Assembly
Bell 204/212 42 Gearbox Bell 204/206/206L/212 Tail Rotor Hangar Assembly
Bell 204/206/212 90 Gearbox Bell 204/206/206L/212 Tail Rotor Hub Assembly

 

Margaret Beck

Ground support
20 years air/ground operations
Dangerous Goods Licence

 

Marie McGregor – Office Administrator/Reception/Accounts

 

Jolene Pollock  – Accounts/Reception