Friday, February 25, 2011
Ask the Helicopter Industry Experts
Got a burning question about helicopter financing, aerodynamics or night vision goggle (NVG) certification? A new feature available at www.rotorandwing.com allows readers to submit questions directly to subject matter experts. Chuck McGuire, chairman of HAI’s Finance & Leasing Committee, fields questions about helicopter acquisitions and financing. Rotor & Wing contributing writer Frank Lombardi is a flight test engineer and holds a Master of Science degree in aviation systems-flight testing, and an active police helicopter pilot. He provides answers related to helicopter aerodynamics. Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) recently recognized Jessie Kearby, certification engineer for Aero Dynamix, as a subject matter expert on aircraft night vision system modifications. Jessie is available to answer your technical questions related to converting an aircraft for NVG operations. Topics and experts will be added and amended throughout the year. Watch for more.