USHST safety experts to offer 13 workshops at Heli-Expo 2018

Members of the United States Helicopter Safety Team will be providing their safety advice for Heli-Expo participants in Las Vegas, Nevada at 13 different workshops in a wide variety of topics.

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The USHST promotes safety and works to reduce accidents through a government and industry cooperative effort that has resulted in a decrease in U.S. civil helicopter accidents since the organization’s inception in 2013. During that same time period, fatal accidents also have decreased.

The full list of USHST-related workshops scheduled at Heli-Expo 2018 is the following:

  • FRAT: Practical Flight Risk Assessments
  • Autorotations: Reality Exposed
  • SMS for Small-Fleet or Private Operators
  • Applied Aeronautical Knowledge
  • Tipped Off: Improving Performance Through Safety Tips
  • Human Factors: Protecting Us from Ourselves
  • Flying Blind
  • The Vuichard Recovery: A Better Way Out of Vortex Ring State
  • IIMC: Threat, Avoidance and Survival
  • Airworthiness Defined: Safety Management in Small Operations
  • Flight Instructor Intervention and Risk Prevention
  • Heliport Accident Prevention
  • What’s Your Attitude?
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More information about the USHST, its reports, safety tools, Real Safety presentations, and YouTube safety videos can be obtained at its website and on the International Helicopter Safety Team website.

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