Charles W. McLaughlin is president of Aspen Helicopters, located at the Oxnard Airport. Charles was born in New York City, and grew up in Southern Florida where he was inducted into the US Army in the mid 1960’s.
He spent two tours as an Army helicopter pilot in the Republic of Vietnam. Presently he operates 7 helicopters and 7 multi-engine fixed wing aircraft. It has contracts and rental agreements with a multiple government agencies that include the Department of Defense, Department of Agriculture, Department of Interior, numerous California State agencies, private corporations and the general public.