Maverick: ‘We want to be good neighbors’

Jessica Else / The Garden Island file

Maverick Helicopters pilot Adam Chase briefs passengers on safety and procedures before a helicopter tour of Kauai out of Port Allen Airport last year.

LIHUE — Maverick Helicopters wants to spell out its side of a controversy surrounding aerial tours it started last year out of a small airstrip adjacent to the salt beds in Hanapepe.