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November 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Firm Offers Evaluation Tool for Flight Schools A Fargo, N.D. company that specializes in "augmented reality" is offering a low-cost flight recording and evaluation tool to flight schools. Appareo Systems develops portable consumer electronics combined with 3D graphics software for capturing... Read More »
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June 27, 2011
From Aviation Today
DATE AIRCRAFT NAME NARRATIVE DEATH/INJURY REMARKS June 13, 2011 Oswego, IL Boeing B-17G About 0947 CDT, the a/c experienced an in-flight fire and emergency landing. 1 passenger sustained a minor... Read More »
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February 1, 2011
From Rotor & Wing
Single Parent In the Carson Helicopters S-61 case (see Hersman: Public Use Aviation s Orphan, January 2011 Rotorcraft Report, page 10), you have a certified operator operating a type-certificated aircraft contracted to a government entity, so it isn t a true orphan, just a single parent. The... Read More »
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November 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
New visual and actuator systems are blurring the line between up there and down here while keeping costs down to earth. AL PALMER, DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT operations for the University of North Dakota, is so impressed with his new Frasca 342 flight training device (FTD) that he's requesting a big... Read More »
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April 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
COMMERCIAL With its rotorcraft dominating a large piece of show floor in Anaheim, Sikorsky was out in full force at Heli-Expo 2009. At the same time, the company used the show as a backdrop for a number of announcements. Key among these was the rebranding of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. as Sikorsky... Read More »
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July 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
PERSONAL | RATINGS On July 21, 2008, 16-year old Errick Smith became the youngest pilot to solo a helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft on the same day. In fact, Smith soloed in two helicopters a Robinson R44 and a Schweizer 300 CBi and a Cessna 172 in Ocean Springs, Miss. But even without the... Read More »
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June 16, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
The flight academy, in Titusville, Fla., has begun to implement the Aircraft Logging and Event Recording for Training and Safety (ALERTS) system into its fleet of Schweizer S-300CBi aircraft. The hardware and software package captures all aspects of the flight using an inertial measurement device... Read More »
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February 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
European and U.S. helicopter makers came to December's show in part to test the waters of Middle East markets. Companies ranging from Eurocopter and AgustaWestland to specialists like U.K.-based Jewers Specialist Doors for hangars and Powervamp, which produces ground power units, attended... Read More »
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September 20, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
Is this a new opportunity to pick up a great deal, or is it an all new way to get rid of your excess inventory that is taking up valuable cash and shelf space? Last week, a new company called Aviation-Auctions.com also went live with their first online auction, following the launch of the new... Read More »
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July 14, 2008
From Aviation Today
Date Aircraft Type Narrative Death/Injury Remarks June 01, 2008 Carrollton, OH Bell 47D1 N74898 A/c sustained substantial damage during forced landing in field after experienced severe shaking in... Read More »
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November 1, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
Full-flight simulator at Heli-Union s Training Center. Heli-Union is growing utilization of its Angouleme, France-based pilot training center thanks to the adoption of the latest tools available a Thales/Eurocopter Dauphin full flight simulator (FFS) and Guimbal Cabri G2 light piston... Read More »
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May 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
COMMERCIAL R&W interviewed Dr. Lutz Bertling, CEO, Eurocopter during Heli-Expo 2009. Following is an excerpt from that interview. R&W: What s going on at Eurocopter? Bertling: The company is in good shape. [We] increased deliveries from 488 to 588 [aircraft]. Our fixed costs have not increased too... Read More »
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August 18, 2008
From Aviation Today
Date Aircraft Type Narrative Death/Injury Remarks July 03, 2008 McCarthy, AK Cessna 185 N80596 A/c sustained substantial damage during emergency, off-airport landing, 22 miles SE of McCarthy. Pilot... Read More »
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June 16, 2009
From Aviation Today
The flight academy, in Titusville, Fla., has begun to implement the Aircraft Logging and Event Recording for Training and Safety (ALERTS) system into its fleet of Schweizer S-300CBi aircraft. The hardware and software package captures all aspects of the flight using an inertial measurement device... Read More »
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November 1, 2013
From Aviation Today
Full-flight simulator at Heli-Union s Training Center. Heli-Union is growing utilization of its Angouleme, France-based pilot training center thanks to the adoption of the latest tools available a Thales/Eurocopter Dauphin full flight simulator (FFS) and Guimbal Cabri G2 light piston... Read More »
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January 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
A Quarter Century of Engineering Excellence Over 25 years ago, Heli-Dyne Systems was founded to provide helicopter owners/operators with the same high quality of modification and completion services offered for fixed-wing aircraft. Since then, HDS has performed more than 700 major helicopter... Read More »
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November 24, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
Members of the Schweizer family are suing Sikorsky Aircraft, claiming the manufacturer did not live up to the terms of its 2004 acquisition of Big Flats, N.Y.-based Schweizer Aircraft. For related... Read More »
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November 24, 2010
From Aviation Today
Members of the Schweizer family are suing Sikorsky Aircraft, claiming the manufacturer did not live up to the terms of its 2004 acquisition of Big Flats, N.Y.-based Schweizer Aircraft. For related... Read More »
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December 1, 2013
From Rotor & Wing
MQ-8C initial flight. Northrop Grumman has carried out the maiden flight of the unmanned MQ-8C. A ground-based group consisting of representatives from the U.S. Navy and North- rop Grumman flew the aircraft on Oct. 31 from Naval Base Ventura County in Point Mugu, Calif. The initial... Read More »
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July 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
U.K. Flight School Takes Two Schweizer 300CBis Cabair Flying Schools, a United Kingdom-based group training pilots for almost four decades, has received its first two Schweizer Aircraft 300CBis. Cabair operates more than 150 aircraft and has seven private-pilot schools around the United Kingdom... Read More »
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