Baton Rouge Louisiana Helicopter Flight School Students Receive Solo Wings

Louisiana helicopter pilot program continues to grow as college’s students receive solo wings and new Veterans enter program The Louisiana helicopter pilot program at Baton Rouge Community College continues to grow as the program’s first semester students received their solo wings and new helicopter flight students entering the program were recognized at the Baton Rouge … Continued

FAASTeam Event Louisiana Regional Airport L38

The following FAASTeam Event at Louisiana Regional Airport, L38, is taking place on Thursday, January 30, 2014: Title: Safety Trends in General Aviation, Risk Management Topic: Weather Date and Time: Thursday, January 30, 2014 , starting at 6:00 pm CST Download Calendar File Speaker(s): Theo Mavridoglou Brief Description: How many mistakes can we make before our … Continued

Garmin Avionics Seminar, Lakefront Airport (KNEW) New Orleans, Louisiana

Avionics Seminar – Garmin and ADS-B Auric Avionics & Instruments will be hosting a Garmin Avionics Seminar on Thursday January 23, 2014, at 1800 hours, at Flightline First FBO, 6101 G. Bellanca Street, Lakefront Airport (KNEW), New Orleans, LA 70126. Drive or fly in…refreshments will be served. Join the seminar for a great discussion on … Continued

Bell Helicopter Announces New Helicopter Assembly Facility In Louisiana

Bell Helicopter facility will create 115 jobs and invest $11.4 million in equipment and tooling; State will fund new hangar at Lafayette Regional Airport Lafayette, LA – December 10, 2013 –Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison announced the company will build its new SLS helicopter line at Lafayette Regional Airport, leading … Continued

Helicopter Pilot Careers Driven by Off-Shore Oil and Gas Business

Helicopter Pilot Careers driven by Gulf Region’s Off-Shore Oil and Gas Operator Demand for more Transportation to Off-Shore Rigs Helicopters pilot careers are being driven by a strong demand for new helicopters in the Gulf of Mexico.  As off-shore oil and gas operators in the Gulf of Mexico increase production, they require more off-shore helicopter … Continued

TFR New Orleans Louisiana

TFR ( Temporary Flight Restriction ) New Orleans, Louisiana   NOTAM Number : FDC 3/6235 Issue Date : November 06, 2013 at 1306 UTC Location : New Orleans, Louisiana Beginning Date and Time : November 08, 2013 at 1615 UTC Ending Date and Time : November 08, 2013 at 1945 UTC Reason for NOTAM : … Continued

Gas and Oil Operations to Expand in Louisiana, More Jobs

Louisiana Gas and Oil Operations to Expand as Shell Announces Selection Of Ascension Parish For A Potential World-Scale, Gas-To-Liquids Facility Governor Bobby Jindal and Shell announced the selection of Ascension Parish as the location for a potential natural gas-to-liquids (GTL) facility. According to the terms of an incentive agreement with the state, the company at … Continued

Helicopter Flight Cost Reduction Training – Army and Schools Save Millions

Helicopter Flight Schools and The Military Save Millions Using Advanced Flight Simulators Leading public and private institutions utilize the best technologies available to reduce student training costs. A good example of a public institution is the U.S. Army, which utilizes state of the art helicopter flight training simulators to save up to $70 million dollars … Continued

Helicopter Flight Training Scholarships for Louisiana and Arizona Helicopter Student Pilots

Helicopter flight training scholarship applications started being accepted by Helicopter Flight International, “HFI”, on June 01, 2013. The application deadline is November 30, 2013.  There will be a total of 19 scholarships being provided by HFI to students of the helicopter industry. The Commercial Rating Helicopter Scholarship is for those students who have earned their Private Pilot … Continued