HELICOPTER SAFETY NEWS
Jan. 4, 2018
Members of the United States Helicopter Safety Team (www.USHST.org) will be providing their safety advice for Heli-Expo participants in Las Vegas at 13 different workshops in a wide variety of topics.
The USHST promotes safety and works to reduce accidents through a government and industry cooperative effort that has resulted in a decrease in U.S. civil helicopter accidents since the organization’s inception in 2013. During that same time period, fatal accidents also have decreased.
The full list of USHST-related workshops scheduled at Heli-Expo 2018 is the following:
Safety Tips Feb. 27, 2:15 pm, and Feb. 28, 11:45 am
Vortex Ring State Feb. 27, 3:30 pm, and Feb. 28, 10:30 am
Small Operations Feb. 28, 10:30 am
More information about the USHST, its reports, safety tools, Real Safety presentations and YouTube safety videos can be obtained at its web site and on the International Helicopter Safety Team web site (www.IHST.org) and Facebook page.