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Updated date: 11. February 2017

Fender rigging involves accurate flying whilst manoeuvring a boat fender through a course to place the fender in a pre-determined series of containers half a metre wide.

The fender is deployed on a rope with handling aids at 4, 6 and 8...

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Updated date: 11. February 2017

The most taxing of all the events which calls on all the skills of rotary wing control -airmanship, navigation, and communication.

With 5 minutes to prepare prior to departure, the crews are given the task to plot turning points which form...

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Updated date: 17. March 2017

5.4.2 Start:
Upon an indication of ready from the pilots (or crew members), the judge will signal the start by dropping a flag or use of a suitable indication system (Such a system has to be demonstrated at the briefing). The helicopters...

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Updated date: 9. February 2017

The precision event tests the skill of the pilot to fly a low level course with manoeuvres. For this event two ropes with chains are attached to the under-carriage of the helicopter where they cannot be seen by the pilot nor the co-pilot. One...

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Updated date: 15. March 2017

Slalom is one of the most spectacular helicopter events. A bucket full of water is held on a 5 meter rope by the crewman out of site of the pilot, the object is to fly the bucket through a course 200 meters long by 120 meters wide containing 12...

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Updated date: 15. March 2017

From WHC rules:

5.1.16 Dog House and Load Put Down.

The target is composed of two white 2 x 2 metre panels,assembled at an angle of 90 degrees, resting on the ground and forming two 45 degreeangles. The load-...

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