HAI Director of Maintenance and Technology Zac Noble (right) and Pilot Lester Cambre of Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office complete a successful reconnaissance flight at the site of HAI HELI-EXPO 2021 in New Orleans. The flight, conducted on Aug. 3, was performed to check out proposed flight routes from Lakefront Airport (KNEW) into the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Aug. 5, 2020
Staff from HAI’s Marketing and Operations Departments share what they’re doing to serve the rotorcraft industry this week.
David Pierson, HAI Director of Marketing and Sales, and Chris Hill, HAI Director of Safety
This week HAI staff members returned to New Orleans, our host city for HAI HELI-EXPO 2021, to continue long-range planning for the event, which is scheduled for Mar. 22–25, with exhibits open Mar. 23–25.
Chris Martino, VP of operations; Charlotte Zilke, director of conventions; Zac Noble, director of maintenance; and Chris Hill, director of safety, met with key officials from the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, the FAA, and several other groups to review and coordinate logistics, health, safety, and security requirements for the event.
In addition, HAI is conducting an exhibitor site visit Aug. 5–6, both in person and virtually, for exhibitors working on logistics planning for their company’s participation in the show. HAI staff and exhibitor representatives will tour hotels, the convention center, and event venues.
Keep up-to-date with HAI HELI-EXPO 2021 plans as we continue to update our website, heliexpo.rotor.org, with more information. Don’t forget: Housing opens Aug. 17!