37 Results
Sort by: Most Recent | Most Relevant

October 31, 2016

Rotorcraft Summit Highlights Innovation

Mike Hirschberg with the rest of the “A Look Ahead” panel (top). The “‘Data Mining’…

October 31, 2016

Mast Bumping Puts Robinson on New Zealand Watchlist

Midflight, the main rotor strikes the fuselage. The main rotor and tail boom then separate…

October 31, 2016

FAST: A Good Acronym

In late September, the month seemed to be ending well. Our Rotorcraft Technology Summit, held…

January 01, 2009

Training: Accident Watch

Familiar Territory On Sept. 21, 2008, at about 0538 CDT, the Robinson R44 II was…

April 01, 2008

Safety Watch: Aviation Maintenance—Is My Aircraft Safe?

The question of whether your aircraft is safe must be answered before every flight. Do…

February 21, 2017

Whirly-Girls to Award 15 Scholarships

Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund Inc. is prepared to award 15 scholarships this year, Whirly-Girls said. This…

March 06, 2017

HAI Offers Noise Abatement Class for FAA WINGS Credit

For the first time, Heli-Expo attendees have the chance to earn FAA WINGS basic credit…

January 06, 2017

US Analysts Dive Deep on Top Killers

  Safety analysts plan to gather near Washington the week of Jan. 9 to study…

October 03, 2017

FAA Investigating Fatal Brantly-Hynes B-2 Crash

A vintage Brantly-Hynes B-2 helicopter crashed Oct. 1 in Michigan. The pilot and his 16-year-old…

October 26, 2017

Fatal 2016 Bell 206B Crash Prompts Canada’s Safety Board to Improve Emergency Beacon

Canada’s Transportation Safety Board found that a mixture of low altitude and speed caused a…