Southern California Rotorcraft Association



Welcome to a new, exciting chapter for the organization once known as the Professional Helicopter Pilots Association. Join us as we continue our mission of promoting helicopter safety, educating pilots, offering valuable resources, and connecting the helicopter pilots of Southern California with the communities that they serve.

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A collection of resources for researching flight restrictions in Southern California.

Fly Neighborly

Information about this invaluable noise abatement campaign started by Helicopter Association International (HAI).

Hollywood Bowl

Information for pilots about minimizing helicopter noise in the Cahuenga Pass during concert season.

Laser Strikes

Resources for pilots who have been affected of unwanted and illegal laser activity.

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Our Latest News


Safety Seminar – June 4

The Southern California Rotorcraft Association (SoCal Rotors) invites helicopter pilots and student pilots to join us for a Helicopter Safety Seminar. When: Saturday, June 4, 2022 10:00 am Where: Robinson Helic


SoCal Rotors Board Members on the Hangar Z Podcast

Listen to our Board members Jim Paules and Steve Goldsworthy as they talk about the recent American Heroes Air Show. Hangar Z Podcast (Amazon) Hangar Z Podcast (Apple)


2021 Fire Briefing Information Card

Please view and download the 2021 Fire Briefing information card here.