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Pursuit Aviation Aerial Cinematography

By: Pursuit Aviation | June 19, 2018

Pursuit Aviation Aerial Cinematography

Pursuit Aviation has a true passion for aerial cinematography. Our team of highly trained stunt pilots, aerial coordinators and cinematographers of the sky have countless feature/television credits, and most importantly an excellent safety record. We offer a multitude of turnkey production, aerial and technical services from concept to completion in a mindful, budget-conscious manner to meet our clients' needs. Whether it's chasing a car or chasing the sun, we can coordinate the exact helicopter camera movements with the Aerial DP to support a Director in achieving his or her creative vision from the air.

Simply put, aerial cinematography is in our blood. Defying gravity to bring a creative vision to life from the air is our ultimate passion. Our team of highly trained stunt pilots, aerial coordinators and cinematographers have countless feature/television credits and most importantly, an excellent safety record. Whether it's chasing a car or documenting a world speed record, we offer best-in-class production, aerial and technical services from concept to completion that leave our clients amazed.

Pursuit Aviation is an affiliate of The Friedkin Group, a diverse consortium of companies that are unified by a shared mission: to provide best-in-class experiences that inspire joy and purpose.

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Pursuit Aviation's team has years of experience flying all types of camera mounts in all types of situations. This experience encompasses high-tech externally mounted gyro-stabilized camera systems like Shotover, Cineflex, Pictorvision, GSS or hand held stills.

We offer a full suite of aerial and production services that capitalize on our wealth of industry expertise and state-of-the-art aviation and camera technology. Whether a project requires an aircraft or a drone, we can coordinate the exact camera movements with the Aerial DP or Director to achieve a client's needs in a budget conscious manner.

New, production-ready helicopters (AStars)Budget-conscious solutions
On-camera helicopters - VIP, Police, MilitaryProduction coordination and permitting
Historic warbirds - WWII, Korean, Vietnam-eraLocation scouting and planning
Fighter jet for high speed cinematographyTravel coordination and logistics
Experienced motion picture pilots - SAG, MPPACrew and payroll services
Gyro-stabilized aerial camera systemsVIP Bus with integrated video village
Unmanned Aerial Systems (Drones)On-Set BTS film crews
FAA approved motion picture safety manualPost-production editing facilities
Worldwide network of aircraft, pilots and DPsAerial stock footage inventory and licensing
SpecOps: high altitude, fast rope, air-to-airProduction and liability insurance


Pursuit Aviation can provide a wide range of aerial platforms for nearly any situation. Ranging from vintage warbirds, to the versatile AStar helicopter, to a camera-equipped fighter jet, to our drone division, we offer one of the most diverse portfolios of aircraft available.


Whether it is a high-speed aerial pursuit or a panorama of a pristine beach, Pursuit Aviation has the gear to catch the perfect shot for any project. Our in-house inventory of aerial camera systems, cinema cameras and high-quality lenses means that we can offer the perfect combination for any production.


Our high-end cinema lenses and accessories will provide even the most discerning production with a complete solution for their needs. Ranging from super wide-angle to telephoto, our lenses can capture the content needed to satisfy the Director's vision. We're even able to provide live playback from the air with our air-to-ground downlink transmitter in the comfort of our Mobile Video Village.


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