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Helicol is a helicopter operator based at El Dorado International Airport in Bogota, Colombia. It is a subsidiary airline of Avianca.


The company was established and started operations in 1955. It originally started as a joint venture of U.S. and Colombian capitals. It was later acquired by Avianca, which was owned by the Grupo Bavaria. In 2003 the company was separated from Avianca. Today is a wholly owned subsidiary of Valores Bavaria. In 2006, the company was acquired by Efromovich's Avianca.


95% HeliCol operations are onshore.

Support facilities and supervision of electrical networks

Air Ambulance and Search and Rescue.

Off-Shore Operations

Fire Fighting

(Bambi bucket) Support for rescue operations

Seismographic study with long and short line.

Executive Transportation

Cargo Transport

Pipeline Construction and Maintenance

Oil Exploration and Drilling


Main article: Avianca - Fleet - Current

HELICOL operates Bell 212 and at least 3 Bell 412.

External links

Helicol official website

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