April 8, 2015

Helicopter ADS-B Compliance Q&A With Bell Helicopter’s Catherine Ferrie

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[Avionics Today 04-08-2015] Currently only 4 percent of helicopters registered in the U.S. fleet are equipped with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast Out (ADS-B Out) transmitters, according to information released by Tim Shaver, manager of the FAA's avionics maintenance branch, during a Heli Expo forum on ADS-B equipage. Over the last several months, at industry events such as the 2015 Heli Expo, the FAA has been conducting outreach efforts to operators, holding forums and sponsoring projects...

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