Southern California Rotorcraft Association


PHPA Statement Re: LAX Heliport Latest Developments

Downloadable Copy Los Angeles, CA, January 6, 2016. Upon learning of a plan by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to permanently close the Los Angeles International Heliport, several Board Members of the Professional Helicopter Pilots Association (PHPA) met with the Executive Director of Los Angeles World Airports on January 5, 2016. PHPA requested that the …

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President’s Letter – LAX Heliport

Happy New Year to one and all: We as helicopter pilots – be it private, commercial and or public services helicopter pilots and members of the Professional Helicopter Pilot Association or not – are facing an ever increasing challenge from homeowners complaints and resultant threats from politicians of greater regulation due to helicopter noise in …

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LAX Class D Airspace Now Active

FAAST Notice Number: NOTC3900 Beginning June 28 2012, LAX Class D airspace is activated north and south of LAX airport. This Class D airspace is adjacent to LAX Class B airspace and SMO Class D airspace. South of LAX, the Class D is adjacent to HHR class D airspace. Due to the close proximity of …

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