Through to many years as helicopter hoist operator and master on-board mechanic on the German Navy Rescue helicopter "Sea King Mk41", Jan Suchy has a wide-ranging aviation offshore experience, both national and international, especially in the search and rescue service in the North Sea and Baltic Sea and flight operations from vessels. Furthermore, he was employed as a platoon leader in military master training and has been working in his spare time for 28 years in the operations department of the volunteer fire department.

In addition to his work at windpark-heliflight GmbH as a consultant for offshore rescue exercises, Jan Suchy flies as a helicopter hoist operator in the offshore wind energy industry.


  • Helicopter Hoistoperator (EU directive 965/2012)
  • Flight mechanic (IHK)
  • Certified paramedic

Expert activities

Due to his experiences and professional qualifications Jan Suchy became associated member in the BDSF (Federal registered association of German experts and technical consultants for expert services) as „Expert for Offshore Flight Operations, Helidecks and Hoist Areas“ in November 2018.