What’s requirements – Emergency equipment in helicopter safety ?
In Norwegian regulations this is detailed in BSL D 1-8. – Provisions for flights with single-engine aircraft in mountainous and desert areas and on Svalbard. Among the important things to be prepared for good helicopter safety, is that both crew and passengers have clothes and equipment acc. weather , temperature and relative otherwise . You as a passenger must also be dressed for the conditions. Use common sense .
To travel over mountain in suit and city shoes for a business meeting , is not a good idea ‘ . Helicopters are flying between clouds and the ground , and are therefore more prone to delays than scheduled flights . There can be a lot of waiting and food is wise to take along. Especially if the route goes over deserted areas . Helicopter companies may also have additional specifications for emergency equipment . Emergency equipment is checked regularly , and has a defined ” Life ” between each control