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November 1, 2004
From Aviation Today
Focus on EMS EMS: Confronting Safety Challenges Perfecting Autorotations News from the Field and the Factories NEWS BRIEFS CAE SimuFlite Eyes Northeast Site CAE SimuFlite plans to open a new training center in New Jersey to serve the large market of business-aviation operators in the Northeast... Read More »
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June 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
If you want to start an argument among helicopter pilots, you could do worse than to bring up the AS350 s hydraulics. People can get passionate about the aircraft s hydraulically assisted flight controls, or, more to the point, its controllability when the hydraulics fail. The critics complaints... Read More »
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April 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
February's annual HAI gathering in California was a busy and productive event for operators and suppliers alike. Here's a rundown of some highlights. Airframes Talk of New Aircraft, Government Help A new species of eagle is soaring through the skies. She is the Global Eagle, the newest upgrade for... Read More »
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March 1, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
Inspector Phil Whitelaw has been a policeman with the Metropolitan Police in the United Kingdom since 1972. At the end of 2012 he retired from the position of Unit Executive Officer (UEO) and Accountable Manager (AM) of the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) Air Support Unit (ASU), a unit he has... Read More »
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July 31, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter s EC225 is back in the air following the grounding of the type since October 2012 related to a shaft failure issue. African oil and gas operator SonAir is the first to resume EC225 missions, conducting a series of three flights with two helicopters from its base at Luanda to a pair of... Read More »
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November 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
EVERYBODY IN AEROSPACE, IT seems, is enticed by the huge potential market that is China. The complexities of dealing in that market are never far below the surface, however, as events reminded us last month. In early October, the Kanwa Information Center, which describes itself as a... Read More »
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June 1, 2013
From Aviation Today
By the end of June, Le Bourget will be transformed, once again, into the aviation industry s largest trade show. Helicopter manufacturers including AgustaWestland, AVIC, Bell, Boeing, Enstrom, Eurocopter, HAL, KAI, Russian Helicopters, Sikorsky and others will join the many service and equipment... Read More »
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March 28, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
HAI s Heli-Expo played host to 60 helicopters and 736 exhibitors in Las Vegas while attracting 20,393 visitors during the three-day event in early March. The oil and gas sector was a principle beneficiary of many of the orders signed with the major OEMs during this year s show. The first official... Read More »
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September 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Units in Mississippi and Louisiana, and the training center in Pennsylvania, are flying the new utility helicopter. The first Light Utility Helicopters fielded to National Guard units in Mississippi and Louisiana are ready to respond when called upon by state or federal governments. "They re... Read More »
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July 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
In addition to keeping in close formation 10,000 parts that want to fly apart, law enforcement helicopter crews must be braced to deal with the antics of the bad guys, from gunshots and lasers to hand-flung rocks and fireworks. Here's how one agency meets that challenge. In the aviation unit of a... Read More »
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January 27, 2010
From Aviation Today
French helicopter manufacturer Eurocopter has released a snapshot of its 2009 business operations that seems to mirror trends in the wider aviation industry demand from the military is stable and increasing, while the civil sector has suffered a dramatic drop-off. While governmental markets... Read More »
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May 29, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter is acquiring the German helicopter maintenance specialist Motorflug Baden-Baden GmbH. Motorflug, which has bases in Baden-Baden, Rheinmünster and Schönhagen near Berlin, will become an integral part of Eurocopter s service and support business for civil helicopters. We have identified... Read More »
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November 1, 2011
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter s hybrid is a version of the AS350 with a supplemental electrical system. Eurocopter Eurocopter has conducted airborne testing of a hybrid helicopter that uses a turboshaft internal combustion engine with an electric motor and lithium ion polymer battery. The... Read More »
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November 20, 2008
From Aviation Today
Eurocopter announced the creation of Eurocopter Indonesia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Franco-German-Spanish helicopter manufacturer based in France. The establishment of the operation in the city of Jakarta increases Eurocopter s worldwide footprint to 18 subsidiaries. Eurocopter has been in... Read More »
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November 20, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter announced the creation of Eurocopter Indonesia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Franco-German-Spanish helicopter manufacturer based in France. The establishment of the operation in the city of Jakarta increases Eurocopter s worldwide footprint to 18 subsidiaries. Eurocopter has been in... Read More »
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July 10, 2013
From Aviation Today
Eurocopter on Wednesday advised that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has validated the safety measures the company has recommended in connection to its EC225 shaft failures. The main focus of the investigation has been to prevent cracking in the main gear bevel shaft. It is understood... Read More »
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July 1, 2013
From Aviation Today
Nepal s Shree Airlines is set to acquire eight helicopters from Eurocopter to address a variety of missions, including search and rescue (SAR), disaster relief, heli tourism and other aerial missions. The company, which has been established eight years, claims to be the first to operate a private... Read More »
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June 12, 2013
From Aviation Today
Eurocopter's X3 achieved an unofficial helicopter speed milestone on June 7 by attaining 255 knots true airspeed (KTAS) (around 293 mph or 472 km/hour) while in level flight. The company also reports that several days before that flight, the X3 reached a speed of 263 KTAS (about 303 mph or 487... Read More »
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May 28, 2013
From Aviation Today
Three different helicopter types (a total of four aircraft) are headed for Japan s National Police Agency (NPA) under a new contract signed with Eurocopter Japan. The two medium-class helicopters are going to the Hyogo Prefectural Police (EC155 B1) and the Hiroshima Prefectural Police (AS365 N3+)... Read More »
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April 3, 2013
From Aviation Today
I sit here pondering how to relate my recent experience with flying Eurocopter s newest product, the EC175 medium twin. Let s face it, for a steam gauge guy transitioning to glass within a span of 40 minutes, it s easy to get lost in the Technicolor world of huge navigation and systems screens in... Read More »
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