Here’s a snapshot of some of their incredible work:
First-hand Accounts: How Aerial Firefighting Helped Save Simi Valley
Before dawn on Oct. 30, 2019, residents of Southern California’s Simi Valley were awakened by the news that their community was in the path of a devastating wildfire fueled by hurricane-force winds, and they needed to evacuate.
Angel of the North Sea: CHC and the S-92®
In a matter of hours, Jamie Renna, Sikorsky’s Chief Engineer for Commercial Programs, has gone from testing components on the S-92® helicopter to being hoisted by one—more than 100 feet over the North Sea.
Saving Children’s Lives Using S-76® is Helinet’s ‘Most Important Mission’
Helinet Aviation has served CHLA with an emergency helicopter transport program since 1999 when the CHLA emergency transport program manager approached Helinet and asked for a major donation.
“I Trusted That Aircraft with My Life”
The UH-60 Black Hawk is the only thing I've known in my adult life. I enlisted in the Army at age 17 as a crew chief, and for the past 12 years, I've worked with them in many capacities: as a crew chief, mechanic, defense contracting overseas, fighting wildfires in California, depot repair, and now in the Sikorsky engineering lab in Stratford, Connecticut.