Bus service by chopper
Lance Strumpf – runs a helicopter service
Office: (310) 993-4486
Fax: (310) 496-0744
Mulhulland bridge will be taken down
6ft deep of dirt to capture the pieces of bridge coming down and not damage the roadway.
500k cars on any given weekend
Helicpoter Service this weekend $150 each way
Bires Air service
Fly to/from LAX by helicopter:
- Briles Wing & Helicopter, Inc., FAA licensed helicopter Air Carrier BWHA66, based on the east side of Van Nuys Airport (VNY) at 16303 Waterman Drive, Van Nuys, CA 91406 (entrance off Woodley Avenue between Roscoe Boulevard and Saticoy), is offering one-way and round-trip “Skybridge” jet helicopter shuttle service to LAX, Santa Monica Airport and downtown L.A. beginning Friday, July 15 from 12 noon to 7 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, July 16-17 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Monday, July 18 from 7 a.m. and continue as needed. The helicopter service will operate between Briles’ office and ramp area at VNY and Landmark Aviation, 6201 West Imperial Highway at LAX. Landmark will provide van-type ground transportation to and from all LAX terminals. For prices, parking, luggage weight limits, flight duration and other info: Phone (818) 994-1445 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
How To Book The Skybridge Helicopter
Booking Is Simple
Call our office at 818-994-1445 or send us an email using our secure email form, click here to access our email form. Make sure to fill in all the fields and indicate your preferred time, southbound or northbound and how many passengers in your party.
We will place you on our sign up sheet and issue you a wristband to board the helicopter after safety briefing.
All major credit cards are accepted, pre-payment is preferred to guarantee your seat, however walk ups are welcome on a first come first serve basis.
SKYBRIDGE JET HELICOPTER DIRECT SHUTTLE SERVICE BETWEEN SAN FERNANDO VALLEY AND WEST SIDE OFFERED TO ALLEVIATE 405 CLOSURE TRAFFIC CONCERNS, JULY 15-18, 2011. WHY STAY HOME WHEN YOU CAN ENJOY THE RIDE.
OF INTEREST TO ALL LOS ANGELES RESIDENTS AND VISITORS WHO TRAVEL THE SEPULVEDA PASS
In response to the announced complete closure of the 405 freeway between the 101 and the 10, including Sepulveda Blvd. (closed to the general public) from July 15 to July 17, 2011, Van Nuys based Briles Wing & Helicopter, Inc. FAA licensed helicopter Air Carrier BWHA66 will provide one way and round trip “Skybridge” jet helicopter shuttle service between the Valley and the Westside with per person pricing. Private on demand charters are also available. For Downtown location, private charters only. See pricing below.
Times/Hours of Operation:
Friday July 15, 2011 commencing noon and continue to operate until 9:00 pm. Saturday July 16, 2011 commencing 7:00 am and continue to 9:00 pm.
Sunday July 17, 2011 commencing 7:00 am and continue to 9:00 pm.
Monday July 18, commencing 7:00 am and continue as necessary.
Valley Location Information:
All flights will depart and arrive from Briles Wing & Helicopter, Inc. helicopter ramp and offices located at 16303 Waterman Drive, Van Nuys, CA 91406. Ample ONE DAY parking will be provided at no charge.
Westside Locations Information:
Los Angeles International Airport, Landmark Aviation located at 6201 West Imperial Hwy., Los Angeles, CA 90045. Landmark will provide van type ground transportation to and from all LAX terminals.
Santa Monica Municipal Airport, Atlantic Aviation located at 2828 Donald Douglas Loop North, Santa Monica, CA 90405. Passengers will be required to provide their own ground transportation.
Downtown Los Angeles/Echo Park/Hollywood, (Private Charters Only) Sunset/Glendale heliport located at 1910 West Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026. Passengers will be required to provide their own ground transportation.
Per person Pricing For LAX, Santa Monica locations
One Way Price is $150.00 per person
Round trip price is $275.00 per per person
Private charters for all locations
Up to five passengers per trip
One Way: $1,100.00 per trip, trip being a one way drop-off pre paid and pre-scheduled
Round trip: $1,800.00 per trip, trip being a two way trip pre paid and pre-scheduled.
Airline and airport employees are entitled to a 10% discount with ID.
Military and law enforcement discount also at 10% with ID.
Photo ID required for all discounts.
Weight and Baggage Limitations:
Passenger Weight Limitation, 250 lbs per person
Baggage Weight Limitation, 25 lbs per person.
One Way Flight Time:
From Van Nuys to Santa Monica , 12 minutes
From Van Nuys to LAX, 15 minutes
From Van Nuys to Downtown, 10 minutes
Flight times are approximate and can vary due to weather and air traffic control.
Terms and conditions:
All flights are first come first serve. Four passengers per one way flight minimum. Parties may be combined by passengers and/or the operator to meet the minimum load factor. Private charters have no passenger minimum but maximum of 5 passengers per helicopter.