HAI’s Zuccaro Honored During Town Hall Mtg.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:30:00 -0400
HAI President and CEO Matt Zuccaro received an unexpected honor during his town hall meeting at the inaugural HAI HELI-DAYS event at Rotors ‘N Ribs in Goshen, Indiana. The president of the Combat Helicopter Pilots Association presented Zuccaro with the association’s Robert N. Tredway Award.
Indiana Helicopters: Thousands Attend Rotors 'n Ribs
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:18:00 -0400
Goshen, Ind. - What started out as a couple of local pilots hosting a barbecue for their fellow aviation friends has grown into an annual combination festival, air show, and trade show that draws thousands of spectators. With the addition of Helicopter Association International (HAI) as a sponsor, alongside Indiana Helicopters, HeliMotion, and others, the Rotors ’n Ribs Fly-In at Goshen Municipal Airport in Goshen, Indiana, welcomed a large, passionate crowd to watch America's largest helicopter air show.
Minor Coast Guard Helicopter Crash
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:02:00 -0400
San Francisco, Calif. (sfappeal.com) - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter malfunctioned during a test flight at San Francisco International Airport, June 29, and landed on its side on the tarmac. The crew walked away mostly unharmed.
Washington, D.C., No Drone Zone
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:46:00 -0400
As the July 4 holiday approaches, the FAA is reminding residents and visitors to Washington, D.C., that the city and surrounding communities are a "No Drone Zone."
What to Expect When Congress Returns Next Week
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:30:00 -0400
When U.S. House of Representatives and Senate lawmakers return next week after the Fourth of July recess, they will have much on their plate: finding a way to pay for the Highway Trust Fund, tax reform, and reaching agreement on FAA reauthorization in the face of some calling for privatization of air traffic control. And the Republican Party's angst over Obamacare (ACA) has not died down, even though the Supreme Court ruled last week in the Obama administration's favor on the ACA.
Proposed Federal Overtime Regulations Released
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:48:00 -0400
Proposed Federal overtime pay regulations intended to cover nearly 5 million people in the United States and raise the minimum salary threshold required under the Fair Labor Standards Act have now been released.
Whirly-Girls: Recognizes Support for Scholarship Winner
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:29:00 -0400
Baltimore, Md. - Whirly-Girls International, a non-profit, educational, and charitable organization dedicated to advancing women in the helicopter aviation industry, is proud to recognize Monumental Helicopters for their commitment to advancing women in aviation.