Aerospace physiology and human performance update course to be provided at Heli-Expo 2020

Once again, a vital, one-of-a-kind lifesaving course on aerospace physiology for helicopter operators will be offered at this year’s Heli-Expo in Anaheim, California. This year’s class has been moved back to Jan.  27, 2020.

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The full-day course, taught by one of the industry’s leading subject matter experts, Dr. Dudley Crosson, will focus on the latest research and developments on some old, some not-so-old, and in many cases very misunderstood topics that over the years have led to numerous helicopter accidents and pilots’ deaths. The course looks at current topics from an operational perspective.

Subjects include the deadly side effects of fatigue and sleep deprivation, the dangerous and negative impact of dietary supplements on flight crews, how stress can destroy a pilot’s decision making process, and finally the inner-workings and physiology behind spatial disorientation.

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To register for this course or any of the other courses offered at Heli-Expo 2020, go to https://www.rotor.org/home/heli-expo/attend and click on the Education Tab, then Professional Education.

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