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Cleaning of AWOS Ceilometer and Visibility Sensors: There is a critical need for platform personnel to clean the AWOS optics daily. Weekly or 'periodic' cleaning has proven to be unsatisfactory in the offshore environment. Daily cleaning of sensitive AWOS optics is essential for accurate, up-to-date weather reporting.

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The decision to ground Robinson R44 series helicopters following a fatal crash last week is the largest-scale grounding of aircraft in New Zealand's aviation history.

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The U.S Department of the Interior and the U.S. Forest Service Interagency Aviation safety managers have just issued a new Lessons Learned document on helicopter load management that chronicles an accident chain rife with opportunities for improvement.

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The HAI Safety Committee wants your input to steer the conversation at the HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 Safety Town Hall Meeting. Please take a moment to answer this one-question survey.

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hamptonroads.com - The U.S. Navy on Feb. 6 issued guidance intended to ensure the safety of its heavy-lift helicopters, a day after a Virginian-Pilot story revealed internal concerns about hazardous wiring and fuel lines inside the aircraft.

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The HAI Safety Committee wants your input to steer the conversation at the HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 Safety Town Hall Meeting. Please take a moment to answer this one-question survey.

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offshoreenergytoday.com - The U.K. Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has published a progress report on the recommendations and actions from its comprehensive review of offshore helicopter operations from February 2014.

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The HAI Safety Committee wants your input to steer the conversation at the HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 Safety Town Hall Meeting. Please take a moment to answer this one-question survey.

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A new Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO) alerts operators to recent incidents involving e-cigarettes in checked baggage and recommends carriage of such devices in the passenger cabin only.

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Washington Examiner - Poor management of its aircraft fleet's maintenance added $118 million in unnecessary spending by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection and may have endangered some of its pilots. "Since 2009, the number of CBP aircraft maintained, annual flight hours and the average age of CBP's aircraft fleet decreased," the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General said.

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