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Discover Bone Island Helicopters

Welcome to Bone Island Helicopters, your premier choice for safe and stunning sightseeing tours of Key West and the surrounding area! Explore the breathtakingly beautiful waters and the diverse natural beauty of the Florida Keys ecosystem from the sky, with our extended and customized flight options.  All of our exclusive tours offer panoramic views of the island of Key West, highlighting its rich history, surrounding waters, and wildlife from a rarely seen perspective, making your experience truly unforgettable. Whether you’re looking for a short scenic tour or a long leisurely flight, we have several options available, all of which will have you seeing things in a brand new way, and leave you with amazing memories. Book with us today for the helicopter tour of a lifetime!


Island Flights

Key West from a Birds Eye view

Sandbars Flight

Mud Key and Snipes and the nature views

Maquesas Views

The best views of the Marquesas Keys

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who we are

We are aviation professionals and Florida Keys locals, here to provide you and your group with a truly unique way to see Key West, and the waters and islands that surround it with a local perspective. Our experienced pilot is a US Army veteran, who served in both Iraq and Afghanistan, taught at the US Army Flight School, and more recently, piloted helicopter ambulances, serving communities throughout the US. Our experienced staff and impeccably maintained aircraft will ensure you have a safe, memorable and fun trip around the Conch Republic!

meet the team

This is the team that will safely take you around the Keys.



Dave is a Key West local and US Army Veteran, with 25 years of aviation experience piloting multiple airframes, who served as instructor and leader with the US Army Flight School at Fort Novosel, Alabama.

Our Aircraft

Robinson R44, "Papa Unicorn"

Our Robinson R44 Clipper 2, Papa Unicorn, is equipped with the latest safety enhancements is meticulously maintained to the highest standards. She can do a max speed of 120 mph, with a range of 300 nautical miles, to take you safely on your aerial adventure. 

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