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September 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Change is the watchword. For decades, perhaps since it was incorporated in 1939, Schweizer Aircraft has been about change. It started out building gliders. Then it worked on some of the earliest versions of unmanned aircraft, then reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft, agricultural aircraft... Read More »
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December 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
In March to Efficiency, Sikorsky Buys Keystone and CTI Sikorsky Aircraft is looking for buyout candidate that can help it streamline military aircraft production in the same way it hopes to boost the efficiency of its commercial aircraft lines with the acquisition of Keystone Ranger Holdings... Read More »
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October 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Aircraft, built on the 100-year-old dreams of one pioneering man, is turning to a company created by a family of aviation pioneers to help it prosper in the 21st century. The Stratford, Conn. unit of United Technologies Corp. expects by now to be starting the process of integrating... Read More »
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July 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Taps Schweizer Again, Now to Speed Production Sikorsky Aircraft is turning to its Schweizer Aircraft subsidiary to help it speed military aircraft production lines as it prepares to deliver more than 1,700 H-60 Black Hawk and Naval Hawk variants to the U.S. military alone in coming years... Read More »
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December 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Steel, aircraft, the right pilots, and certain equipment such as night-vision systems have all posed challenges to operators striving to meet high customer demand. 2006 PROVED TO BE A YEAR PACKED WITH ACTION ON THE BATTLEFRONT, IN OPERATIONS, sales campaigns, and regulatory debates, and on... Read More »
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July 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Vows to Break `Pure Helicopter' Sound Barrier Sikorsky is challenging the conventional thinking that a rotorcraft cannot be built to exceed 200-kt. cruise speed without sacrificing the abilities that make a helicopter unique and valuable. "Today's top cruise speeds of 150-170 kt. are only... Read More »
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January 1, 2007
From Aviation Today
Alabama AE and C Services LLC, 32973 Liatrus Ln., Seminole, AL 36574, 251-946-3300, FAX: 251-946-3500, (QACR366X) L-AAC Aeromaritime Corp., 410 Industrial Blvd., Daleville, AL 36322-4126, 334-598-9459 Air Inc., 16550 Dawson Rd., Loxley, AL 36551-7532, 251-964-6960 AIRINC, Fokker Services a... Read More »
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April 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
TIMES ARE GOOD IN THE HELICOPTER INDUSTRY. IN some ways, they re too good. Take Schweizer Aircraft, for example. The Horseheads, N.Y.-based manufacturer s core businesses commercial and military helicopters, fixed-wing surveillance aircraft, unmanned helicopters, and aerospace subcontracting ... Read More »
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December 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Chinook Tops EH101, S-92 in CSAR-X Race In the end, it may have been a matter of who could field the aircraft fastest. In a move that generally shocked the rotorcraft world, at least in North America, U.S. Air Force officials on Nov. 9 chose Boeing s CH-47 as the basis for their next-generation... Read More »
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October 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Deep and Distant Gulf of Mexico Well Holds Promise Medium- and heavy-helicopter manufacturers may get a boost if reports of a new, successful, deep and distant test oil well in the Gulf of Mexico bear out. Newer aircraft programs like AgustaWestland s AW139 (shown right) and Sikorsky s S-92... Read More »
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January 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Everything We Do Flies Schweizer Aircraft Corp. has been a leader in the design and manufacture of commercial and military aircraft since 1939. Schweizer Aircraft has manufactured over 6,000 aircraft and is known worldwide for its sailplanes, agricultural aircraft, helicopters, surveillance... Read More »
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March 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
The US101 offered by Lockheed Martin, AgustaWestland and Bell could fulfill requirements for a new U.S. presidential helicopter at lower costs and less risk than the VH-92 proposed by Sikorsky and its partners, top Navy officials decided. VXX Choice: Fielded Faster, With Less Risk It wasn't the... Read More »
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April 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Calling MD Supply Chain a Shambles, New Owner Vows to Rebuild Whatever Lynn Tilton invested to get control of MD Helicopters--and the sum could be growing by the month--she certainly got more than she bargained for. After she bought MD in July 2005, the head of the New York distressed-debt... Read More »
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February 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
OUTLOOK: BRIGHT BUT BUMPY All indications are 2004 was a banner year, and that the good times should continue this year despite the challenges ahead AS THE ROTORCRAFT INDUSTRY GATHERS IN Anaheim, Calif. this month for the Helicopter Assn. International's Heli-Expo 2005, prospects are bright for... Read More »
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February 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
Nations Marshal Rotorcraft to Aid Tsunami Victims Helicopters from around the world rallied to the aid of the millions injured and displaced by tidal waves triggered by the Dec. 26, 2004 undersea earthquake off the northwestern coast of Sumatra. The waves killed more than 150,000 around the Indian... Read More »
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December 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
As it prepares to move into the turbine market, respondents to R&W s latest survey indicate, Robinson Helicopter may be the benchmark against which other manufacturers must measure their overall support of the marketplace. IT MAY COME AS NO SURPRISE THAT ROBINSON Helicopter comes out on top... Read More »
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January 1, 2007
From Aviation Today
1H71 Exxon, Abbeville, LA 56 2nci Kr Hvcl A Sah Bak, Malatya, Turkey 70 4 Flight Industries, Ontario, CA 48 5 & B Industries Inc., Murray, UT 64 A & B Airworks, Crandall, TX 62 A & M Maintenance Services Inc., Bolingbrook, IL 54 A & O Composites LLC, Amarillo, TX 62 A Biederman, Rosemead... Read More »
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January 1, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
The Light Helicopter Division of Sikorsky Global Helicopters, a business unit of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., serves many markets in today s aviation industry with its range of piston- and turbine-powered helicopters and dedication to meeting the changing technological demands of the global aerospace... Read More »
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July 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Relying on its new Schweizer Aircraft center for rapid prototyping, the manufacturer plans to start to ground tests of the high-speed, coaxial aircraft this month. Sikorsky Aircraft is completing installation of subsystems in its coaxial X-2 technology demonstrator aircraft at its Schweizer... 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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