FlyStark is a boutique airline
operating in paradise.

FlyStark loves to show off the beautiful New Zealand coastline and countryside including a few little amazing islands. FlyStark is committed to giving you a lifetime experience and you can choose from one of our package tours, or FlyStark to your own destination. We have modern aircraft, our pilots are experienced, our engineers are the best and the FlyStark people love getting out of bed each day to show off beautiful New Zealand.

Who are we?
Our Team

Ray Stark


Ray has had a passion for aviation since his younger days working in the industry. Having built up a global technology company over the past 30 years he wanted to try something a bit different, FlyStark was it. Ray brings a fun dynamic to the FlyStark team with his bright ideas and vision for the business.

Chelsea McLean

Office Manager

Chelsea works in the office and looks after bookings and the accounts. Chelsea’s background is marketing, but more recently raising two toddlers Alex and Maddie. She is super organised and always has her finger on the pulse at FlyStark.

Ken Adlam

Chief Pilot

Ken is FlyStark’s chief pilot, and he brings over 3000 hours of flight time to the business. Ken is the local instructor but he divides his time between flying, farming and raising a daughter. His advice and skills he gives to the FlyStark pilots is paramount to their continued learning.

Mark Hedley

Pilot / Training Manager

Mark is one of FlyStark’s top pilots. Mark is based in Auckland and operates out of our Ardmore hanger. He loves those early morning flights so he can see the Auckland motorway from the sky - Who would drive when you can fly!

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Discover New Zealand and all it has to offer.

7 Dakota Drive

Whitianga 3510


Phone: 0800 FLYSTARK (0800 359 782)