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June 17, 2014
Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy demonstrated a new multimode maritime surveillance radar on the MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter that is expected to enhance long-range imaging and search capabilities for Navy commanders...
June 17, 2014
Baltimore Helicopter Services (BHS), an executive helicopter operator based in Baltimore, Md., recently upgraded its fleet by adding a new Bell 407 to its...
June 17, 2014
Airbus Defence and Space has employed an Airbus Helicopters AS350 B3e Ecureuil operated by its sister company as part of the latest tests of its SpacePlane demonstrator. The SpacePlane is a suborbital vehicle which is designed to take off and land from a runway. The SpacePlane is being designed to carry four passengers to an...
June 17, 2014
[Avionics Today June 17, 2014] Boeing and Global Eagle Entertainment signed a Technical Services Agreement (TSA) to evaluate the possibility of offering a satellite-based In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) system as a line-fit option on...
June 17, 2014
[Avionics Today June 17, 2014] The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) completed its first flight of the MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter with a new radar designed to increase long-range imaging and search capabilities for commanders. The new system is a Telephonics Corporation AN/ZPY-4 multi-mode maritime surveillance radar system typically used for manned aircraft that was modified by...
June 17, 2014
[Avionics Today June 17, 2014] Southwest Airlines is implementing the Boeing Airplane Health Management (AHM) to increase the sharing of in-flight data in real time with its maintenance and engineering teams. The airline is working with Boeing's technical teams for initial deployment of the system across its fleet of Next-Generation 737 aircraft. ...
June 17, 2014
[Avionics Today June 17, 2014] OnAir CEO Ian Dawkins wants regulators in the United States to issue a final decision about allowing in-flight cell phone use for airlines. The Swiss executive issued statements urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and FAA to deliver a final decision following the ending of the FCC's consultation period on the matter.   A passenger using Mobile...
June 17, 2014
[Avionics Today June 17, 2014] The National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Safety Committee has made pilot adjustment to advanced avionics systems one of its top safety focus areas for 2014.   According to James Lara, a member of the NBAA Safety Committee, simply reading the manual for new cockpit systems is not enough in some cases. Instruction often...
June 17, 2014
[Aviation Today June 17, 2014] The FAA is looking to improve global air transportation safety through data sharing initiatives with aviation regulators and operators from Asia to Europe and Latin America, according to FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.  During a speech in Washington, D.C., at a symposium on international data programs, Huerta outlined the FAA's plan to expand data sharing between...
June 16, 2014
StandardAero has completed a license agreement with Rolls-Royce that designates the company’s Singapore facility as an authorized maintenance repair and overhaul center (AMROC) for the RR300. This authorization follows StandardAero’s Winnipeg...
June 16, 2014
Airbus Helicopters will display its mission-ready military rotorcraft lineup at Eurosatory 2014 defense exposition near Paris, France, including one of its newest military helicopters, the twin-engine EC645 T2. Also shown at Eurosatory 2014 will be Airbus Helicopters’ single-engine high-performance AS550 C3e Fennec, tailored...
June 16, 2014
Bell Helicopter’s 429 is currently completing key helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) missions for new Russian customers. Heli-Drive, one...
June 16, 2014
Helijet has renewed helicopter service contracts with Fishing Resorts in the Haida Gwaii Islands located on the North-West Coast of British Columbia. The three-year service contracts with renewal options exercised are valued at over $12 million. Helijet will provide exclusive...
June 16, 2014
[Aviation Today June 15, 2014] GOL Airlines is using Honeywell Green Jet Fuel to power up to 200 commercial flights transporting the Brazilian national soccer team between cities that are hosting the 2014 FIFA World Cup matches, the South American carrier said. The flights on GOL’s all-Boeing fleet...
June 16, 2014
[Avionics Today June 15, 2014] Greenwich AeroGroup has expanded its network for the installation and certification of LiveAero Broadband satellite communications systems to Tokyo, Japan. The U.S.-based...
June 16, 2014
[Avionics Today June 15, 2014] Hughes Network Systems signed a new contract with Thaicom Public Company Limited to jointly develop In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) solutions for airlines based in the Asia-Pacific region. Under the contract, Thaicom will provide its broadband satellite fleet to enable...
June 16, 2014
[Avionics Today June 15, 2014] The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued certification for use of new Pratt and Whitney PW127N engines on ATR 72-600s. ATR said the PW127N will provide a 4.5 percent power increase for Maximum Take-Off ratings (MTO) with the ATR 72-600.   According to ATR, Colombian national...
June 16, 2014
[Avionics Today June 15, 2014] ViaSat showcased the ability to achieve in-flight network switching between a U.S. Department of Defense Ka-band Wideband Global satellite and a commercial Ka-band satellite during a U.S. Air Force proof of concept flight demonstration. Conducted under a Cooperative Research and...
June 16, 2014
[Aviation Today June 15, 2014] Boeing's newest member of the 787 Dreamliner family, the 787-9, has achieved certification in both the United States and Europe. The company received an Amended Type Certificate from the FAA and EASA, as it prepares to deliver the first 787-9 to Air New Zealand. EASA accepts FAA oversight of Boeing production certificates, as the FAA accepts European oversight for...
June 13, 2014
The Military Sealift Command (MSC) has awarded AAR’s Airlift division a contract to provide vertical replenishment (VERTREP) services to its 5th and 7th Fleets in the Mediterranean Sea, Arabian Gulf, and Indian and Western Pacific oceans. The...
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