Safety Concerns Amid Looming Pilot Strike

A recent BALPA-conducted survey reveals not only the likelihood of a pilot strike, but a...

Metro Aviation to Equip Fleet with EFBs

  Photo courtesy of Metro Aviation   Following recent FAA authorization, Metro is...

Germany Gets 1st H135 Configured for Offshore Hoist

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first H135 configured for offshore hoisting duties to...

  • Certification Summit Early-Bird Deadline Sept. 4

    August 28, 2015 |

    Helicopter and tilt rotor aircraft and equipment certification and safety issues will be the focus of top-level industry and government discussions at the Rotorcraft Certification Summit Oct. 27 in Dallas.


  • Drones Versus Marines, Criminals

    August 28, 2015 |

    A U.S. Marine Corp sniper shot down a drone from a UH-1Y Huey during the DOD's Black Dart exercise. Meanwhile, North Dakota law permits the use of drones armed with non-lethal projectile weapons for law enforcement purposes.


  • Army's DVE Solution May Include Intevac Night-Vision Tech

    August 26, 2015 |

    Intevac Photonics' night-vision technology may contribute to the U.S. Army's proposed total degraded visual environments (DVE) solution for helicopter pilots.


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