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Professional Helicopter Pilots Spend Day In Burbank Training

Pictured are L/R Tom Short Chief Pilot of LA County Fire, Desiree Horton, and Pat Carey looking at local flying chart. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

The Professional Helicopter Pilots Association [PHPA] gathered this weekend for a training day and group discussion at nearby Bob Hope Airport’s Atlantic Aviation. Local Channel 2 and TV Channel 9’s on air personality and pilot Desiree Horton  was on hand to share some of her flying experiences with those gathered. The keynote speakers of Desiree Horton, Tom Short Chief Pilot of LA County Fire Department along with Pat Carey gave updated information and details to the changing airspace that the local helicopters fly.