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October 31, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Mike Hirschberg with the rest of the A Look Ahead panel (top). The Data Mining and Your Bottom Line panel address summit attendees during a Q&A session (bottom). Progress in Certification Streamlining Moderated by Woodrow Bellamy III, Editor, Avionics Magazine Speakers: - Lance Gant... Read More »
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October 28, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
A segment of the rotorcraft industry is off in the coming days to a trade show for an aviation sector that may be every bit as troubled as helicopters: business aviation. The National Business Aviation Assn. convenes its annual Business Aviation Conference and Exposition Nov. 1 to 3 at Orlando... Read More »
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October 27, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The helicopter New York's governor uses for transportation is up to the discretion of the New York State Police Dept. Currently, Gov. Andrew Cuomo rides in a Bell Helicopter 430 state police has six in its fleet. Now the department is currently trying to field a Sikorsky S-76D for the governor's... Read More »
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October 26, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Australia's LifeFlight has added a new Leonardo AW139 to its fleet to support emergency medical services and search and rescue operations in Queensland. Milestone Aviation Group Ltd., a GE Capital Aviation Services leasing company, leased the helicopter, fully equipped for EMS capabilities, the... Read More »
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October 24, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
California-based Aspen Helicopters Inc. has been awarded a Defense contract to support the U.S. Navy at Naval base Ventura County Point Mugu, local news outlets report. This doesn t present any new endeavors for Aspen, as this multi-year contract adds onto a preexisting relationship with the Navy... Read More »
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October 20, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Commercial Bell Helicopter 204B, 205, 205A-1 and some UH-1s can now get metal main rotor blades from Helicopter Technology Company (HTC). The company, based in Los Angeles, said that the 204P2100-101 main rotor blade is a direct replacement for the Bell Helicopter-Textron part number... Read More »
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October 19, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Montana's Billings Flying Service, Inc. owns and operates a fleet of Boeing CH-47D Chinooks among its Bell Helicopter rotorcraft. The Chinooks are now nearing maximum flight hours allowed before service is needed, according to local news reports. Billings Flying Service would like to build its own... Read More »
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October 19, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Australian emergency service helicopter operator Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service was the victim of a robbery after two generators were stolen from its secure Lismore facility. Local news reports said bolt-cutters were used to gain entrance into the base sometime between 4 p.m. last Wednesday and... Read More »
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October 18, 2016
From Avionics Today
Aurora's Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program. Photo: Aurora Flight Sciences [Avionics Magazine 10-18-2016] On Oct. 17, Aurora Flight Sciences demonstrated automated flight capabilities with its Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program by flying... Read More »
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October 17, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Bell Helicopter and Airbus Helicopters Japan made the most of their time at Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2016. From Oct. 12 to Oct. 15, both companies said they were busy giving and receiving signatures in Tokyo. Bell now has plans to deliver a Bell 505 Jet Ranger X to Japan's Yuhi... Read More »
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October 13, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Bell Helicopter is reassembling a Model 429 full-flight simulator in Spain and readying it for recertification and use by next January at its new training academy in the eastern coastal city of Valencia. The OEM said at Helitech International in Amsterdam this week that it is working with fellow... Read More »
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October 7, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
As Apple's slogan goes, "There's an app for that." And now, if a member in the Swedish National Police force wants to quickly compute the weight and balance of his or her Bell Helicopter 429 Global Ranger, it is possible to do via iPad. Gyronimo LLC recently completed developing a customized... Read More »
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October 6, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has added one more to its network of mobile repair teams as British Columbia's Heli-One joins the group, according to a company news release. Heli-One has extensive experience with P&WC engines, specifically the PT6T and PT6C-67. As a maintenance, repair and overhaul... Read More »
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October 6, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
In the spring of this year, CHC and Bristow Group admitted they were surprised by the speed and severity of the downturn in the oil and gas market. Airbus Helicopters has said it is not expecting the market to return to its peak until 2020. Over the last few years, there have been major changes in... Read More »
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October 4, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Safran Helicopter Engines (formerly Turbomeca) has been hit by the helicopter market crisis, reaching a low point in turnover and production. Cyrille Poetsch, EVP of programs, estimates between 700 and 800 new engines will be produced this year, compared to a record number of 1,300 in 2008. More... Read More »
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October 4, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Marenco Swisshelicopter (Stand 12B10), manufacturer of the single turbine SKYe SH09, is making its debut at Helitech this year. Although it won t bring any of its aircraft, the Swiss company is eager to talk with potential customers while its composite helicopter is moving toward certification and... Read More »
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October 4, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Photo courtesy of Airbus Helicopters As devices become more affordable, flight data recorders (FDRs) and health and usage monitoring systems (HUMS) are gaining momentum in the helicopter industry, pushed by emerging regulations, OEMs and safety institutions. Since the... Read More »
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October 3, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Last week, Sri Lankan airline Simplify added an R66 to its fleet, due to growing demand in the tourism market. According to news reports, the opening of high-end hotels and corporate travel demands have increased the need for a larger fleet size. Simplify hopes to add a Bell Helicopter 230 in the... Read More »
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October 1, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The European Union dream, if ever there was one, has recently taken a bit of a beating. With the British declaring they had tired of the club and opting to exit the EU plus a mix of civil unrest and terror attacks, all appears not to be well. Originally a trading arrangement set in the wake of... Read More »
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October 1, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
After decades of Pentagon neglect punctuated by false starts on several helicopter projects run by the Army and one each by the U.S. Navy and Air Force, U.S. military vertical-lift aviation is poised to achieve historic advances. Over the next two years, at least five manned and unmanned advanced... Read More »
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