Helitech International for the first time will provide a new focus on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) technology.
Many helicopter sectors are benefitting from the rise in UAS use, including commercial and public service. Leonardo Parapublic and Maritime Market Development Manager will discuss the tech Tuesday in the "Piloted & UnPiloted Vehicles" session.
Khalid Kamhawi, Offshore Wind Consultants’ Lead of Advanced Engineering, will also speak during the show Wednesday regarding the use of UAS in collaboration with traditional rotorcraft.
Wednesday's conference sessions around UAS include "Firefighting: Case Studies & New Technologies," "Police, Search & Rescue" and "Offshore Wind Market."
Speakers include representatives from HeliOffshore, the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Airbus Helicopters, EASA and more.