IHST Sticks to Safety Goal, Despite Slow Progress

Posted Tuesday, February 04 2014 as Industry News

Andrew Parker, Editor's Notebook, Rotor & Wing Magazine February 2014

While the International Helicopter Safety Team's (IHST) stated goal of reducing the civil rotorcraft accident rate 80 percent by 2016 is far short of ever comingto fruition, the organization's excistence is having a positive effect on bringing the numbers down.