Bell Helicopter, Textron Inc. safety publication, Helicopter Professional Pilots Safety Program HELIPROPS, designed for helicopter pilots is now available electronically online. Bell™s on-line newsletter, Human AD Airworthiness for Humans is published quarterly in English and Spanish and is distributed to readers in approximately 121 countries
A popular feature of the newsletter are articles from helicopter pilots own experiences flying in unusual situations; all for the purpose of exchanging safety information, best practices, etc, pilot to pilot. The web site, www.heliprops.com is a free resource for pilots, mechanics, owners – operators, students and enthusiasts. From the web site readers are able to download the Human AD newsletter, HELI PRO PS Safety Posters and the History of Helicopter Safety, authored by Bell™s Chief of Flight Safety, Roy Fox. The FAASTeam program is committed to the reduction of helicopter accidents and encourages FAASTeam members as well as other airmen to review this valuable source of safety information.