America's Cup

Team NZ Rangitoto

Welcome to Auckland New Zealand, home of the America’s Cup.

Helicopter Me's downtown Auckland heliport will be at the heart of the action. Tours and charters are available with our luxury modern fleet of helicopters. 

During summer season 2020/21 Auckland will be host to a number of boating regattas including the Prada Challenger Series and America’s Cup. Our heliport base at Mechanics Bay is situated right beside the primary race course in the heart of the action. (see map below) 

Helicopter Me’s Mechanics Bay heliport is the only downtown heliport in Auckland and has the extra bonus of being able to facilitate helicopters, boats and vehicles all in one location.

Key dates:
  • America’s Cup World Series Auckland December 17 - 20, 2020
  • Prada Cup January 15 to February 22, 2021
  • NZ Millennium Cup (Bay of Islands) February 15 - 18, 2021
  • Super Yacht regatta February 25 - 27, 2021
  • J Class regatta March 1 - 6, 2021
  • America's Cup March 6 - 21, 2021
Super Yacht tender at Helicopter Me's Mechanics Bay heliport 
Heliport superyacht tender

Helicopter Me exclusively provides from Mechanics Bay Auckland; helicopter charters, tender boat shore access, office/meeting space and heliport landing access. Mikano restaurant and function center are also located on site.

Why choose Helicopter Me for your America’s Cup experience?
For 35+ years Helicopter Me has provided luxury helicopter travel to the world’s elite. We know what it takes to exceed the expectations of even the most demanding customers. Our central location, our fleet of luxury helicopters and our experienced local pilots makes Helicopter Me the one stop shop for all your helicopter needs.

December 2020 to April 2021 will be a busy time at Mechanics Bay. Please get in touch early to let us know your requirements and requests.

America's Cup Location Map 
America's Cup location Auckland heliport-603-4

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Helicopter Me is a leading travel company in Auckland, New Zealand. We have outstanding relationships with the most exciting tourism venues. Helicopter Me is the fully owned and operated tourism brand of Eagleflight Technics Limited, one of New Zealand’s largest and most respected helicopter companies, established in 1983, with bases at Mechanics Bay Heliport in Auckland City and North Shore Airfield. 

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Helicopter Me Location:

1 Solent Street, Judges Bay
Auckland City 1010