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Mar
11
2019

A Step Backwards in 2018 for Helicopter Accidents in Key Global Regions

Posted by jhadmin

After gathering accident information from countries around the world, the International Helicopter Safety Foundation (www.IHSF.aero) is seeing a temporary setback for the industry’s objective of safer civil helicopter operations. Preliminary 2018 data from 50 countries show a year-over-year increase in fatal accidents and virtually no change in non-fatal accidents. However, the long-term trend remains positive. Fatal accidents during the three-year period of 2016-18 are down 19 percent compared to 2013-15 and non-fatal accidents are down 25 percent when comparing the past three years to the previous three years.

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