Monday, March 2, 2015
VIH Aerospace Receives EASA Approval for Bell 407 Bubble Window
Source: VIH Aerospace
HAI Heli-Expo 2015 Orlando, Fla. – VIH Aerospace (VIHA), a leading provider of global helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services (Heli-Expo Booth #3837) has received a European Aviation Safety Agency Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval for an aftermarket replacement Crew Bubble Window Installation for the Bell 407 helicopter (SCT# 10051078).
The VIHA designed and engineered bubble window is a direct replacement unit that has been developed to easily install to the existing door without any adjustment or modification. The Crew Bubble Window Installation is designed to provide the pilot greatly improved visibility relative to the right side of an aircraft without the requirement to open windows or doors and is ideal for utility and long-line operations.
The kit consists of an acrylic plastic clear bubble window, retainers, and all necessary attach hardware. All support documentation is also included as part of the VIHA kit.VIHA offers a comprehensive suite of services including: aircraft refurbishment, structural repair, component overhaul, avionics and electrical installations, modification and upgrades, and product engineering.
Aircraft types supported by VIHA include: