Tag: designated pilot examiner

20
Sep

Boy Scouts of America visit Independent Helicopters!

 

FAA ACE Academy!

Every year we have the opportunity to work with the Boy Scouts of America and to introduce these young gentlemen into the wonderful world of Aviation

They all look forward to a fun, interactive aviation summer camp!  It’s geared towards middle-high school students who are interested in aviation and aerospace. Each camp is unique and no two are identical.

Thank you to Camp Keowa for this opportunity!

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16
Sep

Big Thank You to our Disabled American Veterans!!

**American Heroes Tour Grand Finale at Independent Helicopters at Stewart Airport**

Together we raised $1,922.00 for our Disabled American Veterans!!!

We were so honored to have sponsored this amazing fundraiser

Tom and his family from the Armonia Band held the American Heroes Tour with their grand finale at our office at Stewart Airport.
Thank You to all that came out to the shows and showed so much love and support.
We are very grateful and humbled by your generous support.

Thank you to Senator Bill Larkin for supporting us and believing in our cause. Thanks to the D.A.V. and thanks to the wonderful airport staff at Stewart International Airport. The Highland Falls Rotary, Port Jervis Elks, Milford American Legion, The Saturday Night Cruisers, Donna Kessler of The Times Herald Record, Lot 14, our Awesome fans and our Veterans.

Save the date for next year, July 31st, 2016!!  Check our Facebook page for more details!

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25
May

Last Chance To Register For May 31 Helicopter Paintball Fundraiser!

Registration Has Been Extended!

Early registration ends tonight at midnight! This is your last chance for discounted tickets! Click on the Register Now button below.

© 2015 Independent Helicopters LLC Heather M. Howley CEO Matt Taggard Operations Manager. 845-549-3755

Helicopter Paintball, $50 Early Registration ends May 24!

Come join us in remembering Marius Ivascu and his love of aviation!

The Marius Ivascu Aviation Foundation Fundraiser will be held at MSG Paintball May 31st from 10a-4pm.

Be part of the excitement with a combination of paintball, helicopters and aerial gunnery! We carry up to three gunners, two in the back seat (one on either side) and one in the front, or you can choose to just be an observer in the front seat we can take 3 people per flight!

If you cannot make it to the paintball event, and would like to donate to the foundation you may do so by downloading this form.

$50 for gunners and $50 for observer
if you miss the pre-registration, the price goes up!

$75 for gunners and $60 for observers.
All profits go to the Marius Ivascu Aviation Foundation.

Scheduled for May 31st

Check our Facebook page for details!

Thank you to MSG Paintball for graciously allowing us to use their field and for participating in our fundraiser!

We would also like to thank our sponsorship partners Tippmann and G.I. Sportz who have graciously helped us  acquire supplies for our charity events.

All profits are donated to the Marius Ivascu Aviation Foundation.

Tickets are $50 pre-registration, and $75 day of.

Independent Helicopters, LLC
Stewart International Airport: (845) 549-3755
Saratoga County Airport: (518) 796-4306

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21
May

Independent Helicopters Chief Pilot and CEO Featured in Rotorcraft Pro Magazine!

© 2015 Independent Helicopters LLC Heather M. Howley CEO Matt Taggard Operations Manager. 845-549-3755

Rotorcraft Pro magazine tracked us down to find out what the real story is with our amazing chief pilot, Heather Howley. An online version of the article can be found in the magazine reader, under the Rotorcraft Pro section of just helicopters.com. “Meet a Rotorcraft Pro” is a section of the magazine designed to highlight the experience and life of our fellow helicopter pilots, and it is truly an honor to be featured in the pages of such a wonderful magazine. We love the publication; subscribe to Rotorcraft Pro magazine to stay up to date on heli industry news!

PS! Don’t forget! Heli Paintball to support the Marius Ivascu Aviation Foundation May 31! Register now!

Heather Rotorcraft pro article © 2015 Independent Helicopters LLC (Unless otherwise authored) Heather M. Howley CEO Matt Taggard Operations Manager. 845-549-3755

16
Apr

Independent Helicopters own Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE), Heather Howley!

So you have been rigorously studying and training to become a helicopter pilot at another school, and you are ready for your check ride. We are sad you chose to not study with us. However, you can still do you check ride with the wonderful Heather Howley, who is now an official FAA Designated Pilot Examiner for your private, commercial and instrument (IFR) licenses in Robinson helicopters.

Heather is approved to conduct examinations in both the Robinson R22 and Robinson R44 helicopters within the Tederboro FSDO. Contact us to set up an appointment for your check ride. (Or just to say congratulations to Heather!

All content except otherwise noted © 2015 Independent Helicopters LLC; Heather Howley chief pilot & CEO, Matt Taggard Operations Director Stewart Airport (845) 549-3755

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