The Government Affairs Department of Helicopter Association International monitors local, state, and federal legislation that affects vertical flight aircraft, and provides input when needed in Congressional committees, correspondence, and meetings with members of Congress and their staff. HAI develops legislative strategy, prioritizing the key issues that are pertinent to the civil helicopter industry, with the ultimate goal of advancing the position of the civil helicopter industry.

Call to Action!

The National Park Service (NPS) and the FAA are rewriting the rules and regulations for air tours over national parks. It is clear from the plans already introduced that NPS aims to cut back flights to such a degree that it is no longer economically feasible for air tour companies to stay in business.

We need your help submitting public comment to the NPS plan for both the Mount Rushmore and Badlands National Park. Simply click the links below to view and customize your comments; enter your contact information; and submit!

Mount Rushmore ATMP: Call to Action

Badlands National Park: Call to Action

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