Salute to Excellence

Salute to Excellence Awards Dinner

The international helicopter community will gather at the Wynn Hotel to recognize those individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the industry. As the Salute to Excellence Awards dinner sponsor, you will link your company’s name to this long-standing, prestigious HAI HELI-EXPO event. This sponsorship includes:

  • 2 reserved tables of 10 at the Salute to Excellence Awards dinner
  • Recognition in tabletop booklet, on signage, and in awards video presentation
  • Your company logo featured on the evening’s dessert.
$75,000.00

Excellence in Communications Award

The Excellence in Communications Award is given to the individual or organization achieving the most creative and distinct dissemination of information about the helicopter industry.

 

$7,500.00

Excellence in Helicopter Maintenance Award

Presented annually at the Salute to Excellence, this award honors an individual for long-standing excellence in helicopter maintenance, maintenance instruction or supervision, or a single significant contribution to helicopter maintenance. Eligibility is limited to active helicopter maintenance personnel.

$7,500.00

Flight Instructor of the Year “Dub” Blessing Award

This Salute to Excellence Award recognizes superlative contributions by a helicopter flight instructor in upholding high standards of excellence.

$7,500.00

Golden Hour Award

This Salute to Excellence Award recognizes an individual, group, or organization that, through a particular activity or contributions over time, has advanced the use of helicopters in the vital mission of air medical transport.

 

 

$7,500.00

Humanitarian Service Award

This Salute to Excellence Award is given to the person(s) who best demonstrate(s) the value of helicopters to the communities in which they operate by providing aid to those in need. The award may be for a particular mission or for outstanding service over a period of time.

$7,500.00

Law Enforcement Award

This Salute to Excellence Award is given to an individual or organization that has contributed to the promotion and advancement of helicopters in support of law enforcement activities. Nominees are not limited to pilots or law enforcement personnel.

$7,500.00

Lifetime Achievement Award

Presented annually at the Salute to Excellence, this award honors excellence in management and leadership. The award is granted to an individual for long and significant service to the international helicopter community. Nominees need not be licensed pilots.

$7,500.00

Pilot of the Year Award

This Salute to Excellence Award recognizes an outstanding single feat performed by a helicopter pilot during the year or extraordinary professionalism over a period of time. Nominees must be active helicopter pilots.

$7,500.00

Safety Award

Presented annually at the Salute to Excellence, this award honors outstanding contributions in the promotion of safety and safety awareness throughout the international helicopter community.

$7,500.00