Welcome to Helicopter Foundation International

Founded in 1983, Helicopter Foundation International (HFI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to preserving the heritage of vertical flight and, through support for rotorcraft aviation students, ensuring its future.

All donations to HFI are tax deductible as far as federal law permits. Donate now and support HFI!


HAI President and CEO Matt Zuccaro and Bell Helicopter President and CEO John Garrison salute the military of all nations at the HFI Heritage of Helicopters display, March 4, at HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 in Orlando. You can download your own copy of the photo at rotor.org/militaryphoto.