Blowing Snow
Feb 24, 2013

Helicopter Maintenance
Jan 21, 2013

Joey Lister: Introductory Flight
Dec 21, 2012

Bush Operations
Oct 30, 2012

Introductory Flight: August 25, 2012
Sep 12, 2012

Blowing Snow
2013-02-24
Whiteout caused by blowing snow is always a concern for helicopter pilots flying in the winter. We practice working in blowing snow with our students so they are aware of the techniques available to minimize the risks.

 
   
 R44 rotorwash picking up snow as it departs the helipad  Blowing snow thicker as it picks up more snow
   
 Snow will blow up as a helicopter lands  Another pad landing.