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David Adamson, has been flying helicopters since 1986 and has more than 10,000 hours helicopter experience. He has no accidents or incidents in any country

PILOT LICENCE / RATINGS

AUSTRALIA

    • Commercial Helicopter Licence
      • Low Level Rating
        • Winch Endorsement
        • Mustering Endorsement
        • Sling Endorsement
      • Design Feature Endorsements
        • Float Alighting Gear
        • Retractable Undercarriage
        • Gas Turbine
      • Flight Activity Endorsement
        • Formation (H)
      • Aerial Application Rating
        • Fire Fighting Endorsement
      • Australian Parachute Federation Approved Jump Pilot
    • Instructor Rating
        • Grade 1 Training Endorsement (H)
        • Class Rating Training Endorsement (SEH Class)
        • Type Rating Training Endorsement
        • Low Level Rating Training Endorsement (H) for
          • Sling Endorsement
          • Winch Endorsement
        • Instructor Rating Training Endorsement
        • Night VFR Training Endorsement
        • Design Feature Training Endorsement for
          • Float Alighting Gear
          • Retractable Undercarriage Endorsement
          • Gas Turbine Endorsement
        • Flight Activity Training Endorsement for
          • Formation (H)
        • Aerial Application Rating
          • Fire Fighting Endorsement Proficiency Check
    • Flight Examiner Rating (ability to conduct the following flight tests)
      • Private Helicopter Pilot Licence Flight Test
      • Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence Flight Test
      • Night VFR Helicopter Rating Flight Test
      • Grade One/Two/Three Initial and Renewal Instructor Rating Proficiency Test
      • Class Rating SEH Flight Test
      • Type Rating Flight Test
      • Low Level Rating Flight Test
        • Sling Endorsement Flight Test
        • Winch Endorsement Flight Test
      • Aerial Application Rating
        • Fire Fighting Endorsement
      • English Language Proficiency

PAPA NEW GUINEA

  • Commercial Helicopter Pilots Licence
  • Single and Multi Engine Flight Examiner
        • Aircraft Type Rating Endorsement Flight Checks
        • Competency checks
        • Sling operations
        • Long line operations
        • Mountain operations
        • Winch operations
        • Rappelling operations
        • Line checks
        • VFR
        • Onshore operations
    • Single and Multi Engine Flight Instructor:
        • Training
        • Onshore operations
        • Sling operations
        • Long line operations
        • Mountain operations
        • Winch operations
        • Rappelling operations
        • Float operations
        • Check and Training Pilots
        • Aircraft Type Ratings

CANADA

  • Commercial Helicopter Licence
  • Instructor Rating
  • Night VFR Rating

NEW ZEALAND

  • Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence
  • Category A Instructor Rating
  • Night VFR Rating

INDONESIA

  • Commercial Helicopter Validation
  • DGAC Testing Officer

USA

  • Commercial Helicopter Validation
  • Night VFR Rating

BOTSWANA

  • Commercial Helicopter Validation
  • Night VFR Rating

CHILE

  • Commercial Helicopter Validation
  • Night VFR Rating
AIRCRAFT TYPES
MULTI ENGINE TURBINE
Augusta 109
Bolkow BO105
Eurocopter EC135
Eurocopter EC145
Eurocopter AS355
Kawasaki BK117
SINGLE ENGINE TURBINE
Hughes 500
Eurocopter EC120
Eurocopter EC130
Bell 206
Bell 206L
Bell 407
Eurocopter AS 350
Robinson R66
SINGLE ENGINE PISTON
Robinson R22
Robinson R44
Hughes/Schweizer 300
Rotorway EXC 162
Bell 47/KH4
CAMERA MOUNT SYSTEMS
GYRO STABILISED
GSS C516
Shotover K1
Shotover F1
Cineflex Elite
Cineflex
Wescam
Gyron
Spacecam
NON GYRO STABILISED
Continental Belly Mount
Continental Nose Mount
Continental Side Mount
Tyler Nose Mount
Tyler Belly Mount
Tyler Side Mount