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March 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
SIKORSKY AIRCRAFT FELT AN APPEARANCE BY its X2 technology demonstrator at Heli-Expo today was important enough to interrupt the novel aircraft s development test program. A small development team based at subsidiary Schweizer Aircraft (designated Sikorsky s Hawk Works rapid-prototyping center of... Read More »
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June 18, 2007
From Aviation Today
There is plenty of news brewing at the biennial aerospace exposition outside Paris. For more rotorcraft-related news from the 47th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Look for a New Schweizer Model Schweizer Aircraft will unveil a new product in the very near future, said Jeff Pino, president of... Read More »
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June 18, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
There is plenty of news brewing at the biennial aerospace exposition outside Paris. For more rotorcraft-related news from the 47th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Look for a New Schweizer Model Schweizer Aircraft will unveil a new product in the very near future, said Jeff Pino, president of... Read More »
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April 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
With the first MH-60Rs delivered and the first MH-60S unit stood up, the U.S. Navy is advancing on its goal of simplifying rotary-wing operations by relying on those two platforms. Look for the U.S. Navy's Helicopter Anti-Submarine Sqdn. Light 41 (HSL-41) and you may find its Web site, but not... Read More »
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April 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Having yielded the training market to Robinson and Schweizer, Enstrom is now weighing a new model to get into the mix. Mention helicopter trainers and The talk eventually turns to Robinsons and Schweizers. Frank Robinson kick-started the initial training market with the R22, the operating costs of... Read More »
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July 14, 2008
From Aviation Today
FARNBOROUGH, England, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW -- With busy production lines and a schedule of first flights for seven programs in 2008, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. continues to chart a path for future growth after doubling revenues over the last four years, Sikorsky... Read More »
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February 22, 2010
From Aviation Today
It is likely to be a year, or more, before federal investigators determine what caused a Feb. 6, 2010 deadly midair collision of two small planes in north Boulder, CO. Three people died in the fiery midair collision, but three others escaped unharmed after the pilot of a glider being towed by one... Read More »
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December 1, 2012
From Rotor & Wing
2012 turned out to be a far more interesting year than many of us expected it to be in terms of new products and new uses or iterations of existing products. This article began with a simple concept to provide an overview of all the products and services that industry vendors believed in strongly... Read More »
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February 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
When it comes to market perception of helicopter manufacturers, commercial helicopter operators still consider Bell the best of the pack. In nine key areas, commercial operators say, Bell Helicopter comes out on top in six: customer support, parts availability, technical documentation, technical... Read More »
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December 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
The last 12 months have brought changes at the top of many outfits. Most of the new bosses face familiar challenges. LAST YEAR BEGAN WITH CHANGE. As the new year dawned, a new leader was at the helm of Eurocopter, Lutz Bertling having moved over from Eurocopter Deutschland when Fabrice Bregier... Read More »
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March 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
The balance of the Middle East helicopter market is gradually shifting, as Russian manufacturers and Sikorsky Aircraft make significant gains in the military arena while AgustaWestland and Eurocopter get most of their new business on the fast-expanding civil market. Nowhere is this trend more... Read More »
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March 1, 2008
From Aviation Today
The balance of the Middle East helicopter market is gradually shifting, as Russian manufacturers and Sikorsky Aircraft make significant gains in the military arena while AgustaWestland and Eurocopter get most of their new business on the fast-expanding civil market. Nowhere is this trend more... Read More »
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February 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
At the helicopter industry's premier event, manufacturers and vendors parade their newest and best. Here's a sampling of what's on the convention center floor. As the premier gathering of the helicopter industry, Heli-Expo is a showcase for companies offering their products and services to... Read More »
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June 1, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
Simulation and training have come a long way in the helicopter world. As the virtual experience becomes more lifelike, operators are recognizing the value of sim time as a complement to in-aircraft training. That wasn t always so. Historically, the fixed-wing segment has driven the simulator... Read More »
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February 1, 2008
From Rotor & Wing
Schweizer Aircraft, together with Jeppesen, has released updated training materials. The new kits, for Schweizer 300Cs and 300CBis, update the textbook, exercise book, record folder, and syllabus for each type. Schweizer says the material complies with FAR Part 141 for private and commercial... Read More »
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October 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
It will take 20 years to develop the technology needed for a new, efficient heavy-lift helicopter. The U.S. Army-led Joint Heavy Lift initiative is the latest effort to get that done. By 2008, the U.S. Army plans to field the first light, highly mobile combat brigade equipped with Future Combat... Read More »
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July 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
PRODUCTS/AIRFRAMES U.S. manufacturers of small helicopters are seeing sales rise in the United Kingdom and Europe due to the exchange rate between the dollar and European currencies and high demand for their aircraft. Robinson Helicopters fleet has reached the 300 mark in the United Kingdom... Read More »
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April 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Retirements of Vietnam-era pilots and growing acceptance of civilian training among employers are creating new job opportunities for helicopter pilots. Things are looking up for flight training in the United States. Flight school operators from California and Colorado to Connecticut and Florida... Read More »
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September 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
Among the common piloting mistakes discussed by top flight instructors back in April was a tendency of pilots new and old to fly too fast on approach. That error is but a part of a broader group of missteps and less than ideal techniques centered on the approach to landing. As we have in the last... Read More »
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April 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
Latin America's helicopter industry is diverse, bureaucratically challenged and expensive. But the region is a growing market for those willing to take advantage of strengthening economies. First off, the good news. The Latin American helicopter industry is growing steadily and is expected to... Read More »
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