Karl brings over 30 years experience and more than 13000 hours of totally accident free flying to Helitreck.

He has worked all over Australia, PNG and South America as a helicopter pilot carrying out many different utility roles such as fire fighting, Diamond drilling, Seismic, construction, EMS, Charter, Culling and Mustering. Karl also holds a current Grade 1 Instructor Rating and has a vast check and training background in a variety of helicopter types.

He has been part of large firefighting campaigns in Victoria and NSW, including the 2009 Black Saturday fires and recent 2019 NSW bush fires