Veracity began training helicopter pilots since early 2008 and quickly grew into the multifaceted company operating today. Offering services from career pilot training, agricultural and pipeline surveys, helicopter sales and management, deer capture, hog eradication and specialty and business charters, Veracity works with anyone, for anything, anytime.
Approved by the Federal Aviation Administration, the Veterans Benefits Administration and SEVIS/TSA, Veracity’s students come from all backgrounds. Veracity holds FAA Parts 61, 141, 135, 137 certificates without lapse and aims to exceed all rotary training, business and maintenance expectations.
Veracity brings true value and an advantage for how you spend your time and money – your search is over.
“I’m a 25 year captain from Southwest Airlines, and I came to veracity to learn how to fly helicopters. In an 8-10 week period I went to never being in a helicopter to a commercial helicopter add-on rating and owning my own R44 helicopter”
– Michael Joseph, Southwest Airlines, Commercial Add-On
“The helicopters are very well maintained and they’re always available when I need them; and for me those are the most important aspects of training.”
– Brian Todd, Self-Employed, Instrument Rating
“The instructors – they’re fun, they’re welcoming, they’re patient they’re extremely good teachers and they make learning to fly fun – that’s what it should all be about.”
– Jenn Illingworth, Professional Pilot, Commercial Add-On
Derrick Smith is the President of Veracity Aviation. He began his career by enlisting in the US Navy at 17 and became a helicopter rescue swimmer. He flew over 1300 hours as a SH-60B crewman and completed three deployments in the Western Pacific.