Show: March 4 - 7, 2019 | Exhibit March 5 - 7 | Atlanta, Georgia
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Schedule: Start Planning Your Experience

Subject to change. Be sure to check on site and the HAI HELI-EXPO® app to confirm dates, times, and locations.

All events will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center unless otherwise noted

Experience HAI HELI-EXPO by attending our events, educational courses, meetings, and so much more! This schedule is a preview of what you have to look forward to, but note that this information is subject to change. Reconfirm times and dates by viewing the HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 Program & Exhibit Guide or by downloading our HAI HELI-EXPO show app. Location information will be provided onsite, and can be found in your show app or on monitors throughout the convention center.

Don’t miss out! Expand your knowledge by taking the 2019 Rotor Safety Challenge! The Rotor Safety Challenge, better known as the RSC, is free for HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 attendees and exhibitors.

If you are interested in attending our Professional Education Courses, click here to see each course with a description!

* Separate registration / ticket required.

  • Thu.
    2/28/19
  • Fri.
    3/1/19
  • Sat.
    3/2/19
  • Sun.
    3/3/19
  • Mon.
    3/4/19
  • Tue.
    3/5/19
  • Wed.
    3/6/19
  • Thu.
    3/7/19
  • Fri.
    3/8/19
  • Sat.
    3/9/19
  • 8:00 AM – TBD
    • Pilot Briefing/Fly-in
  • 8:00 AM – TBD
    • Pilot Briefing/Fly-in
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Maintenance Management* (Professional Education Course, Day 1)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management* (Professional Education Course, Day 1)
  • 8:00 AM – TBD
    • Pilot Briefing/Fly-in
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Aviation Safety Programs and Emergency Preparedness* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • The Emotionally Effective Leader* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 2)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Maintenance Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 2)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Introduction to Vertical Reference Long-Line and External Cargo Training* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • UAS and UAV: Applications and Awareness for the Rotorcraft Industry* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Vuichard Helicopter Safety Seminar* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Aerospace Physiology from an Operational Perspective* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Flying in the Wire & Obstruction Environment - PART 1* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Flight Instructor Refresher Course* (Professional Education Course Day 1)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 3)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Maintenance Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 3)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Introduction to the Dirty Dozen Contributing Factors* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Mountain Flying/NVG Considerations Ground School* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Operational Risk Management* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Part 135 Management Bootcamp Part 1* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Record Keeping and Regulatory Compliance*  (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Short Haul, Hoist, Congested Area Planning and General Cargo Load Rigging Course* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • SMS - From the Top Down* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • SUAS Part 107 Ground School* (Professional Education Course)
  • 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    • HFI Scholarship Golf Tournament* (LOCATION TBD)
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    • HAI Safety Symposium - Lessons Learned…Again (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Public Aircraft* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • Technical Committee Meeting
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Aeronautical Decision Making: Is My Brain Trying to Kill Me* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Effective Leadership in Business Aviation* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Flying in the Wire & Obstruction Environment - PART 2* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Flight Instructor Refresher Course* (Professional Education Course Day 2)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Maintenance Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 4)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course* (Professional Education Course Day 4)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Long Line Cargo Rigging* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Part 135 Management Bootcamp Part 2* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Understand Risk Culture through Individual Personalities* (Professional Education Course)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Underwater Egress Procedures and Emergency Breathing Device Familiarization Course* (Professional Education Course) Located at the Atlanta Marriot Marquis Hotel Pool
  • 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Safety Directors Forum - I’m the New Safety Director, Now What? (RSC)
  • 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    • Military to Civilian Transition Workshop
  • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    • Helicopter Tour Operators Committee (HTOC) Meeting
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Integrating UAS into Your Current Operation* (Professional Education Course)
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Regulatory Comprehension for Maintenance* (Professional Education Course)
  • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    • USHST All-Hands Meeting
  • 2:45 PM – 5:00 PM
    • IHSF Regional Partner Meeting
  • 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Rotorcraft ASIAS Presentation
  • 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Aviation Human Factors: Protecting Us from Ourselves (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Building a Professional Relationship with the Government (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Helicopter Safety Enhancements: Loss of Control - Inflight, Unintended Flight in IIMC, and Low-Altitude Operations (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Maintenance Programs: Managing Risks and Asset Value (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    •  NTSB Helicopter Accident Investigations - Case Studies (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • What's the Best SMS Tool? - YOU! (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    • HAI Restricted and Experimental Category Aircraft Committee Meeting
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • A Lawyer's View of your Aviation Insurance Policy (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Best Practices in Maintenance Recordkeeping (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Good Data Drives Good Decisions: Utilizing HFDM Data to Improve Safety (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Helicopter Ditching and Egress: Evaluate, Prepare, Preform (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Human Factors and Crew Resource Management (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Navigating the International Civil Aviation Organization (RSC)
  • 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    • Safety Committee Town Hall - Helicopter Pilot and Mechanic Careers – A Glimpse Into the Future (RSC)
  • 10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
    • HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 Opening Ceremony
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Helicopter Scenario Based Training - FAA Pegasas Research update (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Increase Focus to Increase Safety (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Polarimetric Radar Suitable for Sensor-Fusion Enhances Flight Safety (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Self Disclosure: Avoiding Self Exposure (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Offshore Forum
  • 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Autorotation: Reality Exposed (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Exhibit Hall Open
  • 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • 12:00PM - 1:00 PM
    • Causal Factor Analysis - More Useful Than RCA? (RSC)
  • 12:00PM - 1:00 PM
    • Food for Thought (RSC)
  • 12:00PM - 1:00 PM
    • Rotor Track and Balance, and Vibration Management (RSC)
  • 12:00PM - 1:00 PM
    • The Top Three Accident Types that Account for Over Half of the Fatal Helicopter Accidents (RSC)
  • 12:00PM - 1:00 PM
    • Transportation Disaster Response – Family Assistance (RSC)
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • 2019 HAI Accreditation Program for Safety (HAI-APS)
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • FAA ADS-B Update
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Air Medical Committee Meeting
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Fly Neighborly Forum
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • BowTie Method for Safety Management (RSC)
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Fuel: The Lifeblood of Your Helicopter (RSC)
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Safety - Neither a Goal nor a Priority (RSC)
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Simulation - Learn from Your Mistakes (RSC)
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • The Future of Aviation: UAS Integration and Tracking Low Level Airspace (RSC)
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    • The Vuichard Recovery: A Better Way out of the Vortex Ring State (RSC)
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Different Personalities, Results of the Risk Study (RSC)
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Improving Aviation Safety and Productivity - Getting a Return on Your Investment (RSC)
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • New eVTOL Codes, Regulations, Guidelines, and Good Practices that are being Developed for Heliports and Vertiports (RSC)
  • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Avoiding Unwanted Helicopter Adventure (RSC)
  • 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    • Utilities, Patrol, and Construction Committee Meeting
  • 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM
    • The Training Committee Meeting
  • 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
    • Helicopter Surviving Inadvertent Instrument Meteorological Conditions (IIMC) (RSC)
  • 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
    • What the FRAT? (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Concept to Commissioning – The ICAO Heliport Design Process (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Helicopter Ditching and Egress: Evaluate, Prepare, Preform (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • HFDM 101: Airbus-Installed Vision 1000 (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Navigating the Legal Process of an Aviation Accident (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • New eVTOL Codes, Regulations, Guidelines, and Good Practices that are being Developed for Heliports and Vertiports (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Safely Managing Helipads (RSC)
  • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Flight Ops Committee Meeting
  • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Safety Committee Meeting
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Fuel: The Lifeblood of Your Helicopter (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Special Instrument Procedures and Increased Risk Management (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Turbine Engine Hygiene (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • What's your Attitude? (RSC)
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    • Wildlife Strike Database: Reporting for Safety (RSC)
  • 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Exhibit Hall Open
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Government Service Committee Meeting
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Aviation Safety Ethics (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Different Personalities, Results of the Risk Study (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • More Safety for Pilots with Vuichard Techniques (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Safety Management Systems for Small Fleet or Private Operators (RSC)
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3: A Perspective on UAS and Rotorcraft Flight Tests and Simulation
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • The Connected Helicopter (RSC)
  • 11:00 AM – 11:15 AM
    • Veteran’s Photo at HFI Heritage (booth #C01)
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    • Salute to Excellence Luncheon
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Fly Neighborly / Environmental Committee Meeting
  •   1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Aviation Human Factors: Protecting Us from Ourselves (RSC)
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Dangers, Risk, and Mitigation Strategies for Helicopter Field Maintenance (RSC)
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Functional Safety Management for Air Taxi eVTOL Aircraft (RSC)
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • NTSB Helicopter Accident Investigations - Case Studies (RSC)
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Operational Considerations for PPE (RSC)
  • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • UAS Committee Meeting
  • 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
    • After the Accident: Working with the NTSB (RSC)
  • 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
    • Selfishness Breeds Selflessness - Lessons Learned from the Marine Remote Emergency Access Project (RSC)
  • 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
    • Touchdown AutoRotations and Forced Landings (RSC)
  • 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
    • What the FRAT? (RSC)
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • BowTie Method for Safety Assurance (RSC)
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • The Vuichard Recovery: A Better Way out of the Vortex Ring State (RSC)
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • The Top Three Accident Types that Account for Over Half of the Fatal Helicopter Accidents (RSC)
       
  • 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    • Affiliate Symposium
  • 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    • Aerial Firefighter & Natural Resources Committee Meeting 
  • 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
    • FAA: Meet the Regulators
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Heliport Committee Meeting 
  • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Annual DOI / USFS Interagency Fire Briefing 
  • 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • Exhibit Hall Open 
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course - Advanced* (Professional Education Course, Day 1)
  • 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    • Fly-Out
  • 8:00 AM – TBD
    • Fly-Out
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course - Advanced* (Professional Education Course, Day 2) 
  • 8:00 AM – TBD
    • Fly-Out
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Helicopter Operator Management Course - Advanced* (Professional Education Course, Day 3)