Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Rotorcraft Report: Certs for URS, Ahlers
The Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has issued CAR 35 approval for United Rotorcraft Solutions and Ahlers Aerospace night vision lighting modifications on the Bell 412. URS and Ahlers’ efforts to obtain FAA approval for the lighting mods are ongoing. The two companies have also obtained an FAA supplemental type certificate (STC) for night vision lighting mods on the BO105. FAA also granted a Part 145 repair station approval to URS for maintenance and modifications on the MD Helicopters MD500.