July 17, 2018

This document is designed to provide a summary of existing flight data monitoring guidance and to serve as a step-by-step guide to helicopter operators considering or currently implementing a Helicopter Flight Data Monitoring (HFDM) program in their organization. It is also intended to address some unique challenges specific to helicopter operations.

July 16, 2018

This toolkit addresses some of the issues uncovered in the report and serves as a guide to establishing, developing and maintaining an effective training program. It also provides guidance in identifying and utilizing training aids, training devices, and simulators to improve aircraft and mission specific proficiency. Implementing the Training Toolkit will improve training effectiveness and improve safety by both preventing accidents and mitigating the severity of accidents.