Aaron has been involved in the aviation industry from a young age due to strong family ties, he has a huge amount of knowledge and experience with Helicopters, flying them and fixing them. Aaron completed his commercial helicopter license in 1995 with Terry (CEO). Aaron has also spent a lot of time overseas, mostly in Africa, where his agricultural skills enabled him to develop a commercial dairy farm in four years. When he returned to New Zealand, Aaron carried on in the aviation/agricultural industry working for an aerial/ground spraying operator. Aaron has recently obtained his C-Cat Instructors Rating.