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The U.S. Helicopter Team (USHST) has announced the location and preliminary details of its annual meeting for 2019. The meeting will be held at Robinson Helicopter Company in Torrance, California 14 – 15 August 2019 The Annual meeting will be followed by a one day Safety Stand – Down on 16 August 2019 facilitated by the Helicopter Safety Alliance (HSA). The Helicopter Safety Alliance provides free helicopter-specific safety seminars for small operations around the country. Please register now. FAA Safety Team registration is required to attend!


Each year the U.S. helicopter industry safely flies more than 3.2 million flight hours and every second of every flight must be handled with professionalism.

The USHST strongly encourages aviation safety professionals to review NTSB accident reports with emphasis on the Accident Analysis, Probable Cause, Findings and Recommendations.

Days since last U.S. Fatal Helicopter Accident: