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NTSB to Highlight Lessons Learned from Helicopter Accident Investigations at 2014 Heli-Expo

February 21

Senior investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board will hold a training session about the lessons that have been learned from several recent helicopter accident investigations at the 2014 Helicopter Association International's Heli-Expo in Anaheim, Calif., next week.

Investigators will present case studies that emphasize NTSB safety recommendations related to helicopter maintenance, flight simulators, and flight recorders. The case studies will be followed by industry-led panel discussions on best practices in the industry. NTSB Vice Chairman Christopher Hart will provide opening remarks for the session.

Event: Lessons Learned from Helicopter Accident Investigations

Date/Time: Monday, February 24, 8:00 am to 12:00 p.m. (PST)

Location: Anaheim Convention Center (Ballroom C, Level 3), 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802

Participants: Vice Chairman Christopher Hart and NTSB senior air safety investigators

For a full schedule of NTSB presentations at Heli-Expo 2014, see http://heliexpo.rotor.org/index.php/program/preliminary-schedule/

Follow us on Twitter (@NTSB) and throughout Heli-Expo 2014 with the hashtag #HAI_EXPO14

Office of Public Affairs
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594
(202) 314-6100
Keith Holloway
keith.holloway@ntsb.gov

 

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of transportation accidents, promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.