Mission/Vision Statements


To provide helicopter maintenance professionals with a global self-sustaining association committed to promoting and advancing the Airframe & Powerplant/Aircraft Maintenance Engineer helicopter maintenance community at the individual level. Be the membership’s advocate and voice to the regulatory communities, helicopter industries and other related associations worldwide.


Promote the future of the helicopter maintenance professional as a career.

Promote safety and professionalism according to the applicable regulatory rules in effect.

Work with the global regulatory community to:
Create more uniform training/qualifications for obtaining an Airframe & Power Plant/Aircraft Maintenance Engineer license that is universally recognized across multiple geographic borders.

Provide a forum for the exchange of thoughts and information between members.

Work with the helicopter industry to create more Airframe & Powerplant/Aircraft Maintenance Engineer apprentice programs.

Support continuing education and work to provide educational opportunities for the association’s membership.