Rotors to Remember – Helicopter Flights for Firefighters

Rotors to Remember: Tim’s Toyota Center and Guidance Aviation Fly to Support Prescott Firefighter’s Charities

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Guidance Aviation, in partnership with Tim’s Toyota Center and the 2013 Yavapai Fair, will be providing helicopter rides during “Rotors to Remember” in support of the Prescott Firefighter’s Charities. The fund raising flights will take place on Friday, September 27th, 4:00pm – 6:00pm, and Saturday, September 28thfrom 10:00am to 6:00pm at the Yavapai Fair. Helicopter flights will take place on the corner of Main Street and Park Avenue next to Prescott Valley’s Entertainment District. The Rotors To Remember fund raising goal is $10,000.

A $50 (minimum) donation to the Prescott Firefighter’s Charities will earn individuals a 10 minute helicopter ride around the Yavapai Fair and the Prescott Valley area. This is a great opportunity to see the world from a different point of view while also supporting our Firefighters. 100% of ALL funds go directly to the Prescott Firefighter’s Charities ( Guidance Aviation is donating all aircraft time, fuel, pilots, and ground crew for this fund raising event.

“We could not have done this without our partner, Tim’s Toyota Center. They have graciously provided us an operations area and all the support necessary to conduct these flights,” remarked Dave Roy, Director of Flight Operations, Guidance Aviation.

Rotors To Remember: How to Donate and Earn a Helicopter Ride at the Yavapai Fair

For those who wish to take a helicopter ride and support our Firefighters, there are two (2) options:

  1. Make your $50 donation prior to the early donation cut-off date of September 25th. These early donations will earn priority seating for a helicopter flight at the Yavapai Fair. You will need drop off your $50 donation prior to September 25th at:
    Prescott Fire Department Administration
    ATTN: PFFC Granite Mt. Donations
    1700 Iron Springs Rd, Prescott, AZ 86305
    Phone: 928-777-1700
    *Please make check payable to Prescott Firefighters Charities.
    You will be provided a voucher/wristband for your helicopter ride.

    helicopter rides Yavapai fair
    See the world from a different point of view at the Yavapai Fair!
  2. Donate on-site. Make your donation directly to the Prescott Firefighters who will be on-site. This will be on a first come, first serve basis.

“Our staff, pilots, and students felt it was appropriate to take this opportunity and support the important, ongoing fund raising efforts to support the families of the Fallen 19 Firefighters. It is a privilege to work with the Prescott Firefighters Charities, the Prescott Fire Department, The City of Prescott Valley, Tim’s Toyota Center, and the Yavapai Fair. We know many of our friends in the aviation community cannot make this event. If you would like to make a donation, please go to

Thank you.” – John L. Stonecipher, President, CEO, Guidance Aviation.