Hélico Horizon Gaspésie Inc. is a new company founded in 2020 by Mario Bélisle, a professional helicopter pilot for almost 20 years (Transport Canada Professional license 2001). He has been a resident of the region (Coin du Banc, Percé) since 2018. Helico Horizon Gaspésie inc. collaborates with private owners owing Bell 206, ASTAR 350/H 125, and H120 helicopters, with accredited pilots trained in the Gaspesie region. The company will offer flights to the Gaspesian residents and tourists in 2021.
« Offer professional and safe flights to tourists, locals and business, while favoring a courteous and eco-responsible services. (pole of operation far from the urban areas and carbon compensation), in order to create an unforgettable experience of the most breathtaking panoramas.and the quality of his services offered to clients, to provide an unforgettable, personalized product that he could proudly promote and offer. »
Mario Bélisle is a retired policeman from the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) with 28 years of service. Including being the project manager for the Helicopter project from 2004 to 2007 for the SPVM. Having an entrepreneurial background, he was a professional magician for 33 years producing himself for groups of people across Quebec and Ontario, while working his day job as a police officer. With his warm and authentic personality, he was able to create an important network of contacts which deem useful today.
The take-off site is situated on the Route des Failles in Percé (behind the Mont Blanc) at 6 km from downtown Percé. Consult our article on this subject.