One Day Helicopter Operation Safety Seminar

One Day Helicopter Operation Safety Seminar

presented by: Claude Vuichard

Swiss Pilot Pioneers Life-Saving Helicopter Technique (May 24, 2017 Aviationweek Angus Batey)
Creator of the „Vuichard Recovery Technique” for Vortex Ring State escape, named so by Tim Tucker Chief instructor of Robinson Helicopter Company

This seminar will be a turn around in your
helicopter flight career towards safer
helicopter operation

  • CRM Definition
  • Human Factors in accidents and incidents
  • Errors: design, control and decision errors
  • SA Situational Awareness
  • First Point of Recognition
  •  Why Checks and Briefings
  • Influence of HF in decision errors
  • Perception
  • Influence of personality in operation
  • Readiness to assume a risk
  • Hazard and risk
  • Communication
  • Closed loop
  • Reflexes
  • Feedback
  • Expectation
  • Negative transfers
  • Overconfidence
  • Stress
  • Mental overload
  • Rational Decision Making
  • Avoidance of white or brown out
  • Tail rotor accidents
  • Dynamic rollover accidents
  • Avoidance of tailwind accidents


  • Recognition for outside landings
  • Vuichard Recovery for VRS escape
  • Vuichard quick stops technique
  • Vuichard slope landing technique
  • Vuichard autorotation techniques developed for mountain operation, confined area and at night
  • Avoidance of entering inadvertently in


  • Vuichard instrument scanning technique
  • Helicopter Emergency Malfunction Systematic

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Helikopter Safety Seminar


  • 13.01.2018  Kurssprache Deutsch
  • 10.02.2018  Kurssprache Französisch

Kurspreis: 275.- + Lunchpacket 15.-

Kursdauer: 10.00-17.00 Uhr

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