12-Jan-2014 Source: HAI
HAI Vice President of Government Affairs Ann Carroll is at what has become one of U.S. aviation’s most important gatherings to discuss governmental issues — the American Association of Airport Executives 28th annual issues conference.
Held each hear in Hawaii, aviation leaders and current and former members of Congress come together to discuss industry issues with an emphasis on legislation and re-authorization of the FAA.
While there, Carroll and HAI board of directors vice chairman Gale Wilson also met with representatives of the Hawaii air tour industry, including Blue Hawaiian Helicopters, Sunshine Helicopters, Jack Harter Helicopters, and Paradise Helicopters, and Ryan Frazier of Air Methods Corporation, which recently purchase Blue Hawaiian. They discussed Hawaii safety issues as well as operations over the two Hawaii national parks.