Safety

News and information on safety procedures and concerns.

Mar 14, 2017 - 5:19 AM
Loss of tail rotor effectiveness can lead to loss of control, Board warns
Mar 13, 2017 - 3:06 PM
RWSLs are meant to be a last line of surface-movement defense.
Mar 13, 2017 - 11:46 AM
FBOs might not feel external pressure to boost safety efforts, but the good news is some are doing so anyway.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:50 AM
Based on data from 50 countries, the number of helicopter accidents has been on a downturn for the past several years.
HeliOffshore’s work to create best practices for health and usage monitoring systems (HUMs) helped pave the way for a PHI-operated Sikorsky S-92 to become the first aircraft to use a new real-time HUMS system last week.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:00 AM
In less than three years, HeliOffshore has transformed the offshore helicopter industry's approach to safety.
HeliOffshore and GE Aviation are working on a data sharing system that aims to increase the safety of offshore helicopter operations.
Mar 8, 2017 - 9:34 PM
HeliOffshore and GE Aviation are jointly developing a global safety management system.
Mar 7, 2017 - 3:38 PM
PHI, Sikorsky and Metro Aviation have partnered to develop real-time HUMS.
Mar 7, 2017 - 10:34 AM
Even though rule will be in effect individual state approvals must be given before turbine single operations in instrument conditions can actually begin.
Mar 6, 2017 - 1:27 AM
There were 406 total accidents (jets and turboprops) between 2010 and 2016.
Mar 3, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Communicating with local drone operators is helping Carilion Clinic's Lifeguard helicopter EMS program reduce the number of drone encounters.