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Helicopter Harvest Spreads Cheer

In a business where timing is everything, Christmas tree growers in the Pacific Northwest rely heavily on helicopters to perform a six-week aerial ballet choreographed with ground crews to spread joy and happiness to millions of families. For the past 40 years, Noble Mountain Tree Farm pilots have perfected a delicate dance they began in 1976, when the Hustle and the Bump ruled discos and dives.

Read More: https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all-news/2016/november/22/oregon-helicopter-tree-harvest-spreads-holiday-cheer