Based in Menominee, Michigan, Enstrom boasts a rich history of design and ingenuity. From the first drafted designs in 1943, through decades of innovation and progress, Enstrom continues to be the standard in mid-sized helicopter production, sales, service, and support.
Enstrom always prioritizes the small, family-style atmosphere common passion for aviation, innovation, and supporting those in our community.
Our resurgence and continued is attributed back to a simple philosophy – always do the right thing. Everyone, from our CEO to our mechanics to our engineers, comes to work each day with the same “roll up your sleeves” attitude.
An Enstrom Helicopter is an industry-wide symbol of safety, innovation, and performance. Built from the same passion as our first helicopter, we’ve continued to raise the bar and set the standard in helicopter manufacturing.
Trusted and flown worldwide for military, law enforcement, flight training, and more.
Chuck Surack, best known as the founder of music retailer Sweetwater in Fort Wayne, purchased Enstrom in May of 2022. Chuck, an avid helicopter pilot, has an infectious passion for aviation. He’s proud to have earned his helicopter flight ratings in an Enstrom years before his acquisition.
Under Chuck’s stable ownership, the factory is buzzing with excitement and is producing the top-tier helicopters Enstrom is known for. He is committed to directing Enstrom into a bright future for decades to come.