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February 6, 2007
From Aviation Today
Top Sikorsky Aircraft executives are by week's end to review the company s X-2 Technology Demonstrator program, which has fallen behind its original schedule. Sikorsky had hoped to fly the coaxial demonstrator by the end of 2006; supply problems on the program, a strike in early 2006 and... Read More »
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August 27, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Aircraft today completed the first flight of its X2 technology demonstrator. Lifting the aircraft off from the Schweizer Aircraft subsidiary in Horseheads, N.Y., Sikorsky Chief Test Pilot Kevin Bredenbeck maneuvered the coaxial-main-rotor compound helicopter prototype through hover... Read More »
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February 1, 2008
From Aviation Today
China's AVIC 2 is joining Sikorsky Aircraft and Shanghai Little Eagle as a shareholder of Shanghai Sikorsky. Established in 2003, Shanghai Sikorsky's main products are Shen 2B, Shen 3A, and Shen 4T, all Schweizer Aircraft models built under license. Shanghai Sikorsky also provides support and... Read More »
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April 28, 2008
From Aviation Today
Date Aircraft Type Narrative Death/Injury Remarks April 01, 2008 El Cajon, CA Cessna 152 N64938 Experienced a hard landing at Gillespie Field. No injuries The student pilot... Read More »
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August 27, 2008
From Aviation Today
Sikorsky Aircraft today completed the first flight of its X2 technology demonstrator. Lifting the aircraft off from the Schweizer Aircraft subsidiary in Horseheads, N.Y., Sikorsky Chief Test Pilot Kevin Bredenbeck maneuvered the coaxial-main-rotor compound helicopter prototype through hover... Read More »
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April 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
THINGS ARE REALLY COOKING FOR a good portion of the world s helicopter industry. Of course, if you are among the fortunate, you may already know this. But then, maybe you ve been too busy working to realize it. Institutionally, Rotor & Wing has covered the world s helicopter industry a long time... Read More »
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March 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
The Bush administration is asking Congress for $481.4 billion to fund the Pentagon s basic operations in Fiscal 2008 up more than 11 percent over this year, our sister publication Defense Daily reports. The Army s $130-billion portion of the Fiscal 2008 request is 18.5 percent higher than the... Read More »
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June 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
July 2008: The Economy and Helicopters In this special report, we update you on what the rapidly changing developments in the U.S. and global economies, particularly in the financing segments of them, mean for your business of operating, manufacturing and supporting helicopters. We ll look at... Read More »
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February 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
China's AVIC 2 is joining Sikorsky Aircraft and Shanghai Little Eagle as a shareholder of Shanghai Sikorsky. Established in 2003, Shanghai Sikorsky's main products are Shen 2B, Shen 3A, and Shen 4T, all Schweizer Aircraft models built under license. Shanghai Sikorsky also provides support and... Read More »
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January 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
In 1958, after years of training U.S. Navy pilots and then studying aviation psychology and flight simulation at the University of Illinois, Rudy Frasca built his first simulator. That was the beginning of what is now Frasca International, which makes a comprehensive line of flight-training... Read More »
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May 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Northrop Grumman is searching for a new radar for its MQ-8B Fire Scout program, in hopes that new customers will follow. The company plans to build its own unmanned test aircraft to try out new sensor packages on the unmanned aerial vehicle, a modified version of Schweizer s Model 333 turbine... Read More »
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May 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Some tips for avoiding the agony of finding out, when you sell your helicopter, just how much it really cost you. About a year ago I wrote a column on Buying in a buyer's market. Now, we will look at the flip side. I still hold to my prediction of last year that the buyer's market would be lasting... Read More »
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June 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
PUBLIC SERVICE | POLICE The Houston Police Dept. has received approval to increase its airborne patrol fleet from six helicopters to 13, with the first ones scheduled to arrive sometime next month. The department has four MD Helicopters MD-500Es and two Schweizer Aircraft 333s for patrol and three... Read More »
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May 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
News Briefs Company Developing Robinson Simulator Merlin Simulation, Inc. is refining a flight-training device designed for instruction of Robinson R22 and R44 pilots. The Falls Church, Va.-based company is enhancing the device to include an enhanced, 180-deg. field-of-view visual system. At... Read More »
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March 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
PRODUCTS | ENGINES Rolls-Royce won FAA type certification of its 300-shp-class RR300 turboshaft engine in late 2007, the manufacturer revealed at Heli-Expo last month. The engine maker launched development of the RR300 in January 2006 and received the type certificate in late December. "So we were... Read More »
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January 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
Edwards & Associates, Inc. was founded in 1977, focusing on refurbishment and sales of used helicopters. Edwards expanded into international markets, built a larger facility, and earned certification as an FAA Repair Station and Bell-approved Customer Service Facility. In 1999, Bell Helicopter and... Read More »
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December 1, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
In an effort to provide a snapshot of the hundreds of stories in the helicopter industry that we cover each year, Rotor & Wing has assembled a list of more than 600 items published from January to early November 2010. These news stories, features and product announcements ran in the pages of the... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
From Avionics Today
The U.S. Army s Future Combat Systems (FCS) program, its technology development and modernization plan, is best known for its terrain-bound vehicles like the Non-Line-of-Sight Canon and the unmanned ground vehicle, as well as the network systems that will transmit data all the way down to the... Read More »
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January 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
World Leader in Rotor Blade Repair For more than 30 years, Composite Technology, Inc. (CTI) has specialized in the repair of both metal and composite rotor blades, building a worldwide network focused on turn-around time and performing only OEM-approved repairs. Our recent merger with Sikorsky... Read More »
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March 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
At night on October 15, 2002 a Schweizer 269C experienced an engine failure due to fuel exhaustion and was substantially damaged during the ensuing hard landing. The CFI pilot was providing night VFR cross-country instruction to a student. They had discussed the low fuel situation, but elected not... Read More »
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