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Virginia Helicopter Safety Stand-Down
Increasing the Level of Safety in Your Helicopter Operations
Date and Time:
Wednesday, September 27, 2017, starting at 07:30 Eastern Daylight Time Download Calendar File
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Brief Description:

Attend this exclusive safety stand-down and increase the level of safety in your helicopter operations! Attend breakout sessins for management, pilots, and maintenance technicians, and share best practices and learn strategies for mitigating risk. Join HSA, the Virginia Department of Aviation, and the FAASTeam in driving DOWN the accident rate! Be part of the solution and reduce incidents now!

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Location of Seminar:
Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center
2731 Carl D. Silver Parkway

Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Directions to Venue:

Traveling north or south on I-95, take exit 130B to merge onto VA-3 W/Plank Road (toward Culpeper) travel ¾ of a mile.  Stay in the right 2 lanes and turn right onto Carl D. Silver Pkwy.  Travel 1 ¾ miles and the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center will be on your right.

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Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes  RMN
300 seats at the facility, 198 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
The FAA Safety Team
Contact Information:
Maurice D. Dacey
Phone: 804-222-7494 ext. 206
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Thanks also to Helicopter Safety Alliance (HSA) (https://helicoptersafetyalliance.com) for their collaboration with the FAASTeam in assisting operators work toward the highest level of safety in Helicopter Operations and The Virginia Department of Aviation.

Catering at the breaks, Lunch and Dinner are supplied by Helicopter Safety Alliance.

Additional help has been provided by the Helicopter Safety Alliance and the Virginia Department of Aviation by providing guidance, safety tools, and guest speakers.

If you own or operate helicopters, then you need to attend this event! Hosted by the FAA Safety Team and directed by the local FAASTeam Program Managers.  Best practices, safety tools, and tips will be discussed in one large session in the morning and in the afternoon we will have individual breakout sessions for management, pilots and maintenance technicians. Numerous handouts will be available in the form of toolkits, safety magazines, and brochures.

While you are attending the event, the City of Fredricksburg has plenty of attractions for your family.  Please make plans to attend and get to know the HSA leadership, your local FAA Safety Team, and your peers in the industry.

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
Advanced WINGS
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
2 Credits for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
Master WINGS
1 Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2
2 Credits for Master Knowledge Topic 2
6 Hours Total for AMT
FAASTeam Project Information:
NPP11 Regional Helicopter Safety Seminar
National Project: