Captain Puneet Bakshi | Promoter & Managing Director
GoChoppers™ is an initiative of Capt Bakshi with Aim to promote Helicopter Tourism in India , not only to the Domestic tourists , but also for the Overseas tourists who come into India to experience the beauty and cultural diversity that the country has to offer , which in unparalleled in the world. GoChoppers™ has offices pan India and overseas in many countries, and provides travel solutions to the discerning tourists , that want to travel with maximum comfort and ease.
Capt Bakshi , the promoter ,is 45-year-old Helicopter Pilot and has an experience of more than 5000 hrs of incident /accident free flying on all types of aircraft, including propellers, jets and helicopters, both Single Engine and Twins. He is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy NDA. He has served in the Indian Air force and retired from there as a Wing Commander.
He holds a valid Commercial Pilots License. He has more than 2500 hrs of High Altitude Mountain Flying experience
In 2013 , he was involved in the Kedarnath disaster relief operations, where he saved more than 1000 lives flying Single Pilot in Mercy Missions, risking his life for the cause. His actions were highly commended in the press and in the media, and he was frequently invited as an expert and a Hero in discussions on Disaster Relief on various TV Programs on NDTV and other Channels. He believes that the nation needs aviation to come forth and involve itself in nation building, as that is the only way forward for greater efficiency.
He has two daughters (twins) who adore him. He likes to spend his free time in reading poems.
She has rich knowledge and experience in the hospitality & Tourism. She is responsible for all GoChoppers (GC) operations. Her previous assignment prior joining GC was with White Hotels. She has held positions in number of well-established organizations such as The Leela Kempinski, ITC , Radisson , Royal Orchid etc..
A well known expert of White Water Rafting, Skiing, Mountaineering, Camping, Tracking Bike Riding etc, Gurjit Singh, spearheads the Adventure tours at GoChoppers. He has a wide field exposure in adventure tourism.
Having worked in Adventure Tourism Risk Control while volunteering for rescue operations during floods in India combined with volunteering experience as a part of Australian Coast Guard, Gurjit is equipped to handle any adverse situation. Gurjit, has provided Joy Rides to 100000 people in Chenab River close to the famous Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine at Katra, Jammu.