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Fort Rucker Puts 250 Pound Weight Limit On Civilian Helo Instructors

April 3, 2013

Pilots Had Filed Suit In Federal Court Against The Restriction Citing higher fuel and other operating costs, the U.S. Army recently put a policy in place that civilian instructor pilots at its Fort Rucker helicopter training facility in southeast AL, could weigh no more than 250 pounds ... and some of the instructors cried "foul."

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