Welcome to North American Helicopter. We’ve built a solid reputation on our commitment to safety and the professional, reliable service that we’ve been proud to offer our customers for more than 50 years. Our strategic location in the Midwest near St. Louis, MO allows us to respond quickly to our customers needs throughout the United States and Canada. The wide range of services we provide for business, government and individuals are second to none.

We offer operational services, aerial firefighting, helicopter flight training, charter flights, scenic tours, helicopter emergency response, and aerial photography. We provide luxury helicopters for major events, group incentives and special occasions. North American Helicopter was formerly two separate divisions, Fostaire Helicopter and Midwest Helicopter Academy. We’ve united under one umbrella to better meet the needs of our customers nationwide.


We provide a range of services and our FAA ratings speak for themselves. We are certified as a Part 133 External Load Operator, a 135 Air Carrier and a 145 Repair Station.


Get the training you need to become a career pilot or fulfill your private pilot ambitions. We are a licensed helicopter training academy and we’ve trained thousands of pilots since 1992.


Earn your degree and your pilots license at the same time. Our higher education partnerships can help you achieve your goals.