News

  • Introducing Stan Rose, Executive Director of TOPS
    12.03.2019
    With over four decades in the helicopter industry and clocking in around 14,000 flying hours, whilst holding positions as a Pilot, Chief Pilot, Founder, Manager, Business Developer to Director, it’s fair to say that Stan Rose, Executive Director of TOPS, has a fair amount of experience under his belt. Let’s not forget to mention his volunteering experience and board positions, ...
  • TOPS at HeliExpo 2019 Atlanta, GA
    02.24.2019
    Check out our newsletter for all the information about the TOPS meetings on March 4, 2019 at Heli-Expo in Atlanta, Georgia! See you there! https://mailchi.mp/topssafety.org/tops-meeting-news-heliexpo-2019-atlanta-ga Monday March 4, 2019 Room B313: 8:00 – 9:30am TOPS Board of Directors Meeting 9:30am – 12:00pm TOPS General Membership meeting. 1:00-3:00pm HTOC meeting 3:00 – 4:00pm  TOPS membership training presented by Eric Hamp.  Eric ...
  • TOPS Fall Meeting Set for October 2018
    07.24.2018
    The TOPS Fall meeting is set to take place at the end of October in Long Beach, California, with member Island Express as our local member host.  The meeting will once again be held in conjunction with the HTOC meetings.  The current plan is as follows: Wednesday 10/24: TOPS Board of Directors retreat; Thursday 10/25: HTOC will have their meeting ...
  • TOPS Shares Safety Program on Hawaii News
    02.21.2016
    On Feb. 19, 2016, TOPS Executive Director Jen Boyer gave an interview to Hawaii News Now in Honolulu regarding the work TOPS does to go above and beyond current FAA Part 135 regulations (certificated helicopter operators). Among TOPS requirements, operators in our program must have floats on the skids of the aircraft for any flights operated beyond glide distance to the shore, ...
  • TOPS Will be at Heli-Expo 2016
    12.15.2015
    Learn more about the Tour Operators Program of Safety and the benefits of membership, celebrate our 20th anniversary, and network with other tour operators at our Heli-Expo 2016 booth in Louisville, Kentucky. We’ll be at booth #10631. To see a map of the show floor and find any exhibitor, you can visit HAI’s interactive floorpan. Big thanks to HAI for their ...