What is HUMS?
Firefighting operators working on US Forest Service’s helicopter contracts need to be aware of the substantial updates coming soon! As the Government moved to a ‘Lowest Priced, Technically Acceptable’ footing, they dramatically raised the technical standards on aircraft. In the nearly 300-page solicitation, Health and Usage Monitoring Systems (HUMS) were specified as required on “Modern” Type 1, 2, and 3 aircraft!
In this article, AerialFire Magazine covers:
- This history of HUMS
- How HUMS Works
- What HUMS Does
- How HUMS is different than FDM
- What Should You Look For in a HUMS System
See the Full Article Here: https://aerialfiremag.com/2022/01/07/what-is-hums/