Search Results

 Sort By Relevance | Sort By Date
Displaying 1 - 20 of 2923 matching articles.
53%
November 18, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
GE Capital Aviation Services' Milestone Aviation Group Ltd. continues its relationship with Omni Táxi Aéreo S.A. (OTA) with the lease of a Sikorsky S-92, the company said on Wednesday. The helicopter will support Petrobras offshore operations in Brazil. This marks the 12th aircraft Milestone has... Read More »
42%
November 17, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Lockheed Martin's Kaman K-MAX, Sikorsky Autonomy Research Aircraft (SARA), Indago and Desert Hawk 3.1 showed that optionally piloted helicopters and small unmanned aerial systems (UAS) can be used in tandem. The company said Tuesday that through a demonstration held in New York, the four drones... Read More »
58%
November 15, 2016
From Avionics Today
[Avionics Magazine 11-15-2016] Lockheed Martin demonstrated for the first time how its suite of optionally-piloted helicopters and small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) can work together to successfully locate and extinguish fires, pinpoint the location of a missing person, and bring that person... Read More »
34%
November 14, 2016
From Avionics Today
[Avionics Magazine 11-14-2016] BBA Aviation subsidiary Ontic, a provider of extended life solutions for Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) legacy aviation products, has reached an agreement to acquire a portfolio of legacy avionics products from GE Aviation. The portfolio features parts... Read More »
48%
November 11, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Currently celebrating its 50th year, ITT Enidine is headquartered near Buffalo, New York which is also the birthplace of Bell Helicopter. This is about 400 miles northwest of where its parent company, ITT Inc., is located outside New York City in White Plains, New York. Enidine is a brand of ITT... Read More »
54%
November 1, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky s S-92 has seen a decade of operation in China, the company said. The Lockheed Martin subsidiary announced the milestone at Airshow China in Zhuhai this week. In 2006, China saw its first S-92 and S-76 delivered. More than 160 of those aircraft operate in the country today, primarily for... Read More »
34%
October 31, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The National Guard truly wears two hats: one as the ready reserve force for the U.S. Army in times of armed conflict and the other as the support provider to its respective state governments in times of public need. The demands placed on the U.S. military since the events of Sept. 11, 2001, have... Read More »
34%
October 28, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
A Leonardo AW139 is getting outfitted with Spectrum Aeromed's medical interior for Canadian air ambulance operator Ornge, the company said. The helicopter is deployed to a remote base in Moosonee, Ontario, where it will replace an older aircraft that previously served in the James Bay region. The... Read More »
50%
October 27, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The helicopter New York's governor uses for transportation is up to the discretion of the New York State Police Dept. Currently, Gov. Andrew Cuomo rides in a Bell Helicopter 430 state police has six in its fleet. Now the department is currently trying to field a Sikorsky S-76D for the governor's... Read More »
39%
October 26, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Australia's LifeFlight has added a new Leonardo AW139 to its fleet to support emergency medical services and search and rescue operations in Queensland. Milestone Aviation Group Ltd., a GE Capital Aviation Services leasing company, leased the helicopter, fully equipped for EMS capabilities, the... Read More »
48%
October 24, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The weeklong initial operational assessment of the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion has been ruled a success by the U.S. Marine Corps, parent company Lockheed Martin said. Assessed by Marine pilots, aircrew and maintainers, the tests verified the helicopter s key capabilities. Tests included... Read More »
48%
October 24, 2016
From Avionics Today
King Stallion. Photo: Lockheed Martin [Avionics Magazine 10-25-2016] The weeklong initial operational assessment of the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion has been ruled a success by the U.S. Marine Corps, parent company Lockheed Martin said. Assessed by Marine pilots, aircrew and... Read More »
57%
October 21, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Photo courtesy of Sikorsky Sikorsky is slated to donate its X2 high-speed demonstrator to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in ceremonies Oct. 27, R&WI has learned. The aircraft is to go on public display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly... Read More »
42%
October 20, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
The latest media reports on the Polish Defense Ministry's journey to update its helicopter fleet has the government right back where it started. After discarding negotiations with Airbus Helicopters after selecting the company's H22M Caracals for the update, Poland has reopened the floor for... Read More »
42%
October 13, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
A fleet of Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuris will be getting an upgrade, thanks to the latest Universal Avionics and Heli-One endeavor, according to a company news release. This cockpit upgrade will feature Universal's EFI-890H Advanced Flight Displays and Multi-Missions Management System (MMMS). Heli-One... Read More »
34%
October 7, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
After an Oct. 4 emergency landing that local news reports say injured 22 people, the Malaysian Armed Forces will reportedly be expediting the process to upgrade its fleet of Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuris. The Nuri involved in the incident was on a routine training flight in Tawau for the Royal Malaysian... Read More »
34%
October 6, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
In the spring of this year, CHC and Bristow Group admitted they were surprised by the speed and severity of the downturn in the oil and gas market. Airbus Helicopters has said it is not expecting the market to return to its peak until 2020. Over the last few years, there have been major changes in... Read More »
67%
October 6, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
In November 2015, Lockheed Martin completed its acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft from United Technologies. With the oil and gas helicopter market in which Sikorsky machines are very prominent being unstable, this raised a few questions. Lockheed Martin s acquisition of Sikorsky provides... Read More »
34%
October 5, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
If a brief intermission is taken from talking about the future in engine programs Future Vertical Lift (FVL) and Future Affordable Turbine Engine (FATE) a quick look to the past will serve as a reminder of the slow-but-sure evolution of research and development. Two companies made headlines... Read More »
39%
October 4, 2016
From Rotor & Wing
Following the Connecticut General Assembly's vote to keep Sikorsky instate, the Stratford facility was awarded a $91.8 million Army modification contract on Sept. 30. Saudi Arabia will exercise an option for eight utility Sikorsky helicopters. The Defense Dept. announcement does not go into detail... Read More »
Results Pages:  [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next »
Live chat by BoldChat