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September 01, 2020

Aviation services provider HeliSpeed supports operators in two core scenarios: when pilots are needed for new, underserved, or tough markets where supply is low or nonexistent; and for short-term, ad hoc assignments that are too costly to employ a full-time pilot or engineer/mechanic.

August 31, 2020

In the early days of onboard helicopter health and usage monitoring systems (HUMS), technological challenges made the products most suitable for heavy civil and military operations. But improved technology is helping today's generation of HUMS evolve to meet the needs of the light and medium rotorcraft markets.

August 28, 2020

Meet HAI's new chair, Stacy Sheard, who began her one-year term as leader of the association's Board of Directors on Jul. 1, 2020. The US Army veteran and California native was still a preteen when she decided she wanted to be a helicopter pilot. Since leaving the military, her career has taken her to multiple sectors, including....