Every two years Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is host to the Australasian helicopter industry.
First held in 2014, the biennial Rotortech Conference and Exposition is the premier industry event for the helicopter community in Australia, New Zealand and the region.
Hosted by the Australian Helicopter Industry Association Limited, ROTORTECH 2018 will be conducted by Industry Defence and Security Australia Limited which is part of a not-for-profit group headed by Aerospace Maritime and Defence Foundation of Australia Limited. Members of the pro-bono group also organise a series of events promoting Australia's industry, manufacturing and technological resources in the aviation, aerospace, maritime, defence and security sectors, including the biennial Australian International Airshow and Aerospace and Defence Exposition at Avalon Airport near Melbourne.
ROTORTECH 2018 will bring together leading players from all sectors of the rotary-wing industry - operators, helicopter and equipment manufacturers, suppliers, service providers, pilots and engineers.
The Australian Helicopter Industry Association has been developed to promote the Australian helicopter industry by working with governments, regulatory authorities and the community to ensure it is a safe, efficient and viable industry readily able to adapt to the continuing needs of the our customers by the pursuit of global industry best practice.
The Aerospace Maritime Defence and Security Foundation of Australia Limited (AMDSFA) has joined forces with the Australian Helicopter Industry Association Limited (AHIA) to promote the Australian helicopter industry.
Industry Defence and Security Australia Limited (IDSAL) which is a member of the pro-bono group of not-for-profit corporations headed by AMDSFA has agreed to be a long-term corporate sponsor of AHIA and will conduct the biennial Rotortech Conference and Exhibition. It will bring to Rotortech its considerable expertise and experience in organising major events, conferences and industry exhibitions for the promotion of Australia’s industrial, manufacturing and technological resources in the aviation, aerospace, maritime, defence and security sectors. The Foundation and its not-for-profit corporate affiliates have been long-time supporters of AHIA and was the Founding Corporate Sponsor of the Association when it was formed in 2012.
To visit the AHIA website or to become a member of this association, please click the link below.