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PHPA Becomes Southern California Rotorcraft Association

PHPA Press Release September 15, 2020 Los Angeles, CA. The Professional Helicopter Pilots Association (PHPA) was established in the 1960’s in Southern California. Our mission has always been to advocate for the safe operation of helicopters in our region, education of helicopter pilots, and the promotion of our industry. We are a proud affiliate member …

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PHPA Main Rotor Spring/Summer 2020 Newsletter Released

The latest edition of our PHPA Main Rotor newsletter is here!  Topics include the return of Heli-Expo to Anaheim, the American Heroes Air Show, and much more.  PHPA Main Rotor Spring/Summer 2020 Newsletter

Brush Fire Frequencies & Airspace

The attachment (below) includes valuble information for helicopter pilots working around the area of active brush fires.  Information includes: – a graphic depicting the Fire Traffic Area (FTA), including altitudes – a list of frequencies commonly used during aerial firefighting operations    Brush Fire Frequencies + Airspace Additional resources:   PHPA Media Guide

September 29 – HAI/PHPA Safety Stand Down – SAVE THE DATE

It’s official! PHPA, along with HAI, are ready to announce the date of our upcoming Safety Stand Down meeting: Saturday, September 29, 2018 Location: Airtel Plaza Hotel, Van Nuys Airport The lineup of speakers is still being determined, but this will be an incredible event filled with valuable information for all aviation professionals and enthusiasts. …

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LGB Fly Neighborly Helicopter Videos

The Long Beach Airport recently added a series of “Fly Neighborly” helicopter videos for arrival and departure routes to their web site. Take a look! LGB Fly Neighborly Helicopter Videos (LGB.org)

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