News Staff posted on August 27, 2013 16:20
Fairfax County, Va. – Fairfax County (Va.) Police Department Helicopter Division, an HAI Regular Operating Member, organized a fly-in luncheon for Washington DC area public safety assets at the Bull Run Regional Park in Fairfax County on Aug. 27.
The event was attended by more than 50 flight crew members and nine helicopters from area law enforcement and commercial EMS aviation operations.
After enjoying a luncheon provided by HAI, attendees discussed the formation of a formal HAI affiliate group comprised of public safety aviation assets that would address current safety concerns and interoperability issues.
The next meeting of the group is expected to be held at HAI headquarters in Alexandria, Va., in approximately six months.