WATCH: Pilots fight rhino-poachers from the skies in Kruger

With the rise in rhino-poaching, animals in our national parks and game reserves are constantly under threat.

READ: Most people have no idea that this is the world's most poached animal 

In the video below, pilots with the SANParks Air Wing discuss the challenges and rewards of supporting anti-poaching and other missions in Kruger National Park.

Watch them fly the H125/AS350 helicopters in a range of different missions as you take in the magnificent aerial views:

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