IHST Recommends Flight Data Monitoring for Enhancing Safety in the Helicopter Industry

Adding further credibility to the U.S. Helicopter Safety Team (USHST’s) recommendation for flight data monitoring (FDM) programs as one of the key safety recommendations to enhance safety in the helicopter industry, the International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST) has included FDM in its recommendation list for enhancing safety in the helicopter industry. In the IHST’s third-annual … Read More

USHST Determines Use of Flight Data Monitoring Equipment Will Save Lives

The¬†U.S. Helicopter Safety Team (USHST) has determined that further development and wider usage of flight data monitoring (FDM) equipment across the helicopter industry will save lives. When referring to the installment and usage of FDM equipment, the USHST states: Helicopter flight data monitoring devices, including audio/video recording devices, offer the ability to collect data on … Read More

USHST Recommends Flight Data Monitoring to Reduce Fatal Accidents

Flight Data Monitoring (FDM) was one of the measurable actions identified by the U.S. Helicopter Safety Team (USHST) in their list of safety enhancements aimed at reducing fatalities. View the full report, or the section specific to FDM. USHST described their intent to implement the use of FDM: Action: Promote the installation and use of … Read More

Nominate someone for 2018 Appareo Pilot of the Year

We are proud to be sponsoring the Appareo Pilot of the Year Award again in 2018, which is a part of the Helicopter¬†Association International (HAI) Salute to Excellence Awards. This prestigious award recognizes an active pilot who has demonstrated an exceptional act (or acts) of professionalism. We were honored to recognize two pilots for the … Read More