NHA Membership

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Now is an exciting time to be part of the Naval Helicopter Community!

  • Changing global conditions and the development of new peacekeeping and action agendas have emphasized the importance of the helicopter in today’s military structure.
  • The Naval Helicopter Association is your association- it represents the rotary wing community in the Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps.  
  • The helicopter community is the fastest growing segment of Naval Aviation with nearly half of naval air assets directly related to rotary wing.

NHA is your member-based non-profit organization open to anyone interested vertical lift aviation. Our membership is mainly comprised of active duty and retired USN, USMC, and USCG helicopter pilots, aircrew, and maintenance professionals.

As the fastest growing community of Naval Aviation, with nearly ½ of naval air assets directly related to rotary wing, NHA is the premier professional organization dedicated to presenting information, organizing community social events, and providing career resources to our members.

Your membership includes:
Subscription to our quarterly magazine – Rotor Review
Exclusive access to our growing Transition Assistance Program (TAP)
A personalized account on our Member’s Only website
NHA Swag

NHA Provides professional and social functions in each region, with exclusive access to the annual events Symposium and Join Up. NHA Symposium is an annual gathering linking key Military leaders, operators, planners and industry into a synergistic vision of the future. Each year, we sponsor multiple individual, crew, and corporate awards for excellence in rotary wing aviation and maintenance. NHA also offers scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students. 


Rotor Review Magazine

A subscription to Rotor Review magazine is included in your annual membership and is mailed quarterly. The magazine content includes articles and photographs about unit activities, new developments in rotary wing aviation, and special features of professional interest. 

NHA Swag

1 Year Membership: $40
NHA Patch

1 Year Enlisted Membership (E-9 & Below): $15
NHA Patch

2 Year "Nugget" Membership: $40
Open to O1 & O2 on first tour. Includes 2 years of membership
NHA Patch
Please contact the NHA National Office at 619.435.7139 or [email protected] to receive your Nugget Membership Discount!!

Renewal Membership: 1, 3, or 5 Year
New for 2019 - Valet Key Chain!
*You must take the Membership Renewal form to receive this gift.

3 Year Membership: $110
NHA Patch

5 Year Membership: $175
NHA Patch
License Plate Frame



NHA Events

NHA members have access to both national and regional events including the annual Symposium and Gulf Coast Fleet Fly-In/Join Up. Members receive discounted admission and access to online preregistration.

Member Only Access

  • Online event registration and payment
  • Searchable online membership directory
  • Member Networking
    • Activity streams
    • Discussion forums
    • Special Interest Groups, called "Circles"
    • Member-to-member messaging capabilities
  • Interaction with industry partners
  • Job Postings
  • Photo galleries
  • Manage your personal profile
    • Update contact information
    • Set privacy settings
    • View event history
    • View transaction history/print receipts