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  • CH-47 Chinook Helicopter Road Transport

    CH-47 Chinook Helicopter Road Transport

    IMT is excited to announce the inception of our CH-47 Chinook helicopter road transport service! This twin engine, tandem rotor, heavy-lift helicopter is a workhorse of the US military since the 1960’s. The Chinook derives its name from the Native American Chinook people and its many variants are used by 16 nations around the world. […]

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  • Shipping Helicopters via Ocean

    Shipping Helicopters via Ocean

    Shipping Helicopters via Ocean Vessel The helicopter industry in North America is by no means limited to this continent. In addition to the four major manufacturers shipping their helicopters overseas (and importing parts), many companies choose to send their aircraft to the US or Canada for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services. There are also […]

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  • Accelerometer in a Trailer?

    Helicopter Trailer

    IMT strives to stay at the forefront of the newest technology for specialty transportation. This means constantly looking for ways to improve our advanced Helicopter Trailer system in order to provide the highest levels of safety and security for your most valuable assets.   The newest addition to our trailer is a 3-axis accelerometer to […]

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  • The Amazing Helicopter Race

    Helicopter Race

    Some say it is a myth based on fact, which has been exaggerated by industry stakeholders. Some live and breathe it every year around April 15th.   The bottom line is every time the weather gets warmer and dryer in the spring and summer months, forest fire season starts in Canada and the United States. […]

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  • Pink Helicopter Road Transportation

    Helicopter on a trailer

    Helicopter Road Transportation   Ever wondered what a helicopter dipped in pink frosting looks like? Well so did we, check out the Hello Kitty inspired Sikorsky S-92 helicopter on an expandable double drop trailer. IMT was contracted for helicopter road transportation from Tacoma, WA to North Saanich, British Columbia.   Originating in South Korea, this helicopter was […]

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  • Evolution of Helicopter Trailers

    Helicopter on trailer

    Helicopter Trailers for Road Transportation   The technology and equipment used for transporting a helicopter on the road has improved dramatically over the years. Helicopter trailers have made it possible to transport your aircraft safely and efficiently over large distances.   The first operational helicopter was the Focke-Wulf Fw 61 in 1936, however it wasn’t […]

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  • Day in the Life of an IMT Driver

    Ice Road Trucking

    New Year’s Eve – 2008/09 (Murray Blackburn – 8 year IMT veteran) In the first part of our mini-series “Day in the Life of an IMT Driver” we thought we would start with an interesting trip from our longtime company driver – Murray Blackburn. Background At the end of 2008 Vancouver had only its 6th […]

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  • Why Transport a Helicopter on the Road?

    Helicopter Trucking

    Trucking your helicopter may seem like a radical innovation to some, after all, helicopters are meant to fly right? Of course they are, for any helicopter company (Helicopter leasing, logging, tourism, etc.) you need your birds in the air in order to generate revenue. However, what about when you are not generating revenue? For example: • […]

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Associations & Memberships

Customs Trade Partnership Against TerrorismThe Free and Secure Trade (FAST)Helicopter Association InternationalSC&RA