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November 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Operating along the Côte d'Azur requires more than just having a good helicopter operation. It means dealing with normal issues greatly expanded by very, very important people. There's something mystical about the Côte d'Azur, that stretch of the Riviera that reaches from the Italian border across... Read More »
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November 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
The international helicopter industry appears to be going into an era of prosperity following decades of flatness. That's the good news. The bad news is what's helping it along. OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS, CIVIL HELICOPTER OEMS have been filling their order books, with both Bell and Sikorsky on track... Read More »
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September 1, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
Despite the traffic, humidity, political gridlock and so on, living in the Washington, D.C., metro area has its advantages, including for the aviation and defense industries. Cultural diversity is another major attraction, as just about every big act that goes on tour will come through the D.C... Read More »
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November 15, 2011
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter has received a large order from a longtime operator, as DRF Luftrettung has agreed to purchase 25 EC145T2s. The German air rescue organization plans to replace a fleet of BK117s with the T2s, starting by phasing in five new helicopters from December 2013 until the end of 2015. The other... Read More »
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August 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
NTSB: Boost Tour Operator Training, Oversight U.S. accident investigators say they have evidence of air tour maintenance problems and want industry leaders and the FAA to act quickly to put an end to them. The National Transportation Safety Board s call is based on investigations into the March 8... Read More »
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June 7, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter is bringing its X3 (X-cube) hybrid helicopter demonstrator to the U.S. starting in June. The first stop on the summer tour will be American Eurocopter headquarters in Grand Prairie, Texas on June 20. Eurocopter is targeting various commercial sectors with the X3, including law... Read More »
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October 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Australia Picks NH90 for AIR 9000 program Australia has ordered 12 NH90 helicopters for the Australian Army as part of its AIR 9000 program, increasing the total order book to 357. The helicopters have been designated the NH 90 and will be marinized to operate from the Royal Australian Navy's... Read More »
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February 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Simon Roper offers a cautionary tale this month in the second installment of his diary about pursuing a commercial helicopter pilot's license in Australia. Having traveled halfway around the world from his home in England to Becker Helicopters in Queensland, he overcame the challenges of learning... Read More »
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September 1, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
Enhanced vision (EV) and synthetic vision (SV) systems are becoming more common in rotary-wing as well as fixed-wing aircraft. The technologies are particularly valuable in helicopters, which fly much of the time at low altitude in the terrain. EV, typically based on IR sensors, gives the pilot a... Read More »
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November 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
Among the complaints MD Helicopters chief Lynn Tilton voiced after losing the U.S. Army s $3-billion Light Utility Helicopter contract was that the Army s choice, European aerospace group EADS, was suspected of insider trading. Tilton and the Mesa, Ariz.-based manufacturer have moved on to focus... Read More »
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December 31, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
American Eurocopter has secured an order from Air Methods for 22 helicopters, 10 of which are the upgraded T2 version of the EC130 that was uncovered at Heli-Expo in February 2012. The order, which also includes six copies each of the AS350B3e and EC135P2e, is valued at more than $80 million... Read More »
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June 13, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
Eurocopter s U.S. summer tour of its X3 (X-cube) hybrid helicopter demonstrator unofficially kicked off Tuesday with the prototype landing in Texas after flying from Istres Flight Test Center in France. The aircraft will remain at American Eurocopter headquarters in Grand Prairie in preparation... Read More »
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April 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
By August, AgustaWestland plans to start final production in the United States of Agusta A119 Koala helicopters in a move intended to "put us closer to our customers," said Agusta Aerospace Corp.'s President and CEO, Robert J. Budica. Company officials broke ground March 2 on a new production... Read More »
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October 24, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
Following a Voluntary Flight Demonstration (VFD) for the U.S. Army in late September and early October, EADS North America took its AAS-72X+ on a cross-country tour through mid-October, ending up at the AUSA exposition this week in Washington, D.C. The AAS-72X+, a derivative of the UH-72A Lakota... Read More »
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March 29, 2010
From Aviation Today
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating the March 25 fatal crash of an emergency medical services (EMS) helicopter in Brownsville, TN, about 55 miles northeast of Memphis. Three crewmembers were killed in the accident. There was no patient onboard at the time of the crash... Read More »
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November 15, 2011
From Aviation Today
Eurocopter has received a large order from a longtime operator, as DRF Luftrettung has agreed to purchase 25 EC145T2s. The German air rescue organization plans to replace a fleet of BK117s with the T2s, starting by phasing in five new helicopters from December 2013 until the end of 2015. The other... Read More »
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April 25, 2013
From Aviation Today
Boise, Idaho-based night vision imaging system (NVIS) provider from Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) has completed a Eurocopter EC135 for Med-Trans Air Medical Services. The installation, which took place at Metro Aviation in Shreveport, La., represents the 700th NVIS completion for ASU. The... Read More »
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December 16, 2008
From Aviation Today
EADS North America is hosting a ceremony today to celebrate the delivery of the 50th UH-72A Lakota light utility helicopter to the U.S. Army. The ceremony will culminate with the 50th and 51st helicopters departing the Columbus, Miss. Lakota production facility of EADS North America s American... Read More »
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December 17, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
Germany's Landespoliz Baden Württemberg is the first law enforcement operator to order the Eurocopter EC145 T2 twin-engine helicopter. The German state police force will use the EC145 T2s to replace a mixed fleet of two other helicopter types, with a total order of six new rotorcraft. Eurocopter... Read More »
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November 11, 2011
From Rotor & Wing
Quebec, Canada-based Capitale Hélicoptère has taken delivery of three new helicopters from Eurocopter Canada an EC130B4, AS350B2 and an AS350B3. The helicopters increase Capitale s Eurocopter fleet to 11, consisting of five AS350B2s, two AS350B3s, three EC130B4s and one EC120B. The operator also... Read More »
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