the goal and purpose of the Bell 47
Helicopter Association to support and preserve
the history of the Bell 47, so it may
continue to fly. The association will
help coordinate actions and interests among the
thousands of Bell 47 flyers, owners,
operators, and enthusiasts nationally and
worldwide; promoting training, safety, and public
interest in the Bell 47. The Association
will also act as a lobby for Bell 47 needs
and interests while preserving its history,
facilitating communication, and camaraderie among
Bell 47 people."
47 MOVIE Download this 10 minute video and
see how the B47HA is bringing the Bell 47
community together today.
MISSION IS TO PROMOTE THE BELL 47 BY CREATING AN
APPRECIATION FOR THE ORIGINAL WHIRLYBIRDS AND AN
AWARENESS OF THE NEW B47HA WHIRLYBIRDS.
B47HA'S WHIRLYBIRDS WILL RELATE A COMMUNITY
MESSAGE CONCERNING THE IMPACT THAT HELICOPTERS
HAVE MADE ON OUR LIVES AND PROMOTE SAFETY TO THE
Helicopter Textron, originally Bell Aircraft,
where it all started.
State of the art aviation technology for the real
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business since 1957, National Helicopter Service
is still going strong. Their fleet of helicopters
are ready to provide a host of services.
National Helicopter supplied the helicopters for
the TV Whirlybirds, KTLA's telecopter which was
the first helicopter to transmit television
signals, and has been involved with numerous
feature film, television, and commercial
Click here for a list of their
credits in the media.
was organized in 1955 by Jean Ross Howard (WG
#13), with 12 other women helicopter pilots in
France, Germany and the United States. As
of 2004 there are 1265 registered members
representing 41 countries. Whirly-Girls is an
official affiliate member of the Helicopter
Whirly-Girls membership is made up of corporate
pilots, commercial pilots, flight instructors,
flight school managers, military pilots,
mechanics, heliport designers, flight surgeons,
air traffic controllers, attorneys, paralegals,
airport managers, business owners, cattle
ranchers, aeronautical engineers, test pilots,
administrative assistants, owners, operators,
aviation pioneers and pathfinders that support
women in rotorcraft aviation by awarding
scholarships and by mentoring women pilots.
known as the "Baby Belle", The Safari
Helicopter kit and the family of helicopter
products are designed and manufactured by
Canadian Home Rotors Inc. Here is a kit you can
build or have custom built for you.