Search Results

 Sort By Relevance | Sort By Date
Displaying 1701 - 1720 of 2923 matching articles.
34%
November 11, 2009
From Aviation Today
Precision Heliparts-Canada and Precision Accessories & Instruments-Canada have been awarded a $10 million contract from Heli-One, of Vancouver, Canada, for component repair and overhaul services. The agreement includes Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services on more than 950 line items for... Read More »
43%
November 5, 2009
From Aviation Today
Sikorsky Aircraft has handed over a VIP-configured S-76C++ to the Royal Travel Office, which will use the helicopter to transport members of the Royal Family in the UK. The S-76++ comes equipped with upgrades to the engines, interior and avionics, as well as a health and usage monitoring system... Read More »
43%
November 5, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Aircraft has handed over a VIP-configured S-76C++ to the Royal Travel Office, which will use the helicopter to transport members of the Royal Family in the UK. The S-76++ comes equipped with upgrades to the engines, interior and avionics, as well as a health and usage monitoring system... Read More »
34%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
PUBLIC SERVICE/SAR Two separate search and rescue (SAR) helicopter crews have been given awards in recent weeks. Sikorsky Aircraft has named an S-92 helicopter crew operating on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) the winner of its Winged S Rescue Award. The crew lifted 14 fisherman... Read More »
39%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Sikorsky Aircraft has promoted Carey Bond to president of its Global Helicopters subsidiary. He was formerly vice president and chief marketing officer. Bond will keep the CMO title and report to Sikorsky President Jeffrey Pino. Philippe Beny is the new vice... Read More »
44%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY/MISSION EQUIPMENT In recent years, faced with the realization that enemies on the ground were actually disposed to shoot any helicopter that came within range, Western militaries have discovered anew the advisability of fitting automatic weapons as a way of defending their transport... Read More »
45%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY/AIRFRAMES The last of some 10,000 UH-1 Hueys built for the U.S. Army has now left operational service, ending a four-decade run as the workhorse of U.S. Army Aviation and solidifying forever the role of the helicopter in military operations. The last Huey a UH-1H, tail number 0-21776 in... Read More »
47%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
SERVICES/MAINTENANCE A visitor to Eurocopter Deutsch- land s Helicopter Technology Park, with about 5,200 workers and engineers the chief employer in this picturesque Bavarian town, hardly senses there s a world economic crisis underway. A German... Read More »
48%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Specialized NVG Ratings This paragraph is from a Rotor & Wing article, NVGs Made Simple, that ran in the September 2009 issue, on page 38: NVG Repair There are several certified FAA Part 145 service centers that can repair, maintain and perform 180-day airworthiness inspections on NVGs and... Read More »
50%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Charlotte Adams covers aviation and defense technology. She has written for Aviation Maintenance magazine and was the editor-in-chief of Avionics. She also writes for the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association. James Careless is a long-time... Read More »
52%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Cool composure in the midst of chaos. Presenting the winners of the 2009 Rotor & Wing Helicopter Herosim Awards, who personify the meaning of the word heros. PUBLIC SERVICE/SAR U.S. Coast Guard 2008 Alaska Ranger One of the Largest Coldwater Rescues in Modern History Brian McLaughlin - Lt. Steve... Read More »
53%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Priority 1 considers cross training, crew interoperability and teamwork as fundamental to its Class D basic hoist rescue course. TRAINING/SEARCH & RESCUE Search and rescue (SAR) is a crowded arena with many players from the U.S. military and Coast Guard (USCG) to local police and fire... Read More »
55%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
COMMERCIAL/OFFSHORE Sikorsky will be making life easier for S-92A pilots by giving them the capability to make hands-free IFR approaches towards offshore oil platforms. Scheduled for FAA/Transport Canada certification by year-end, the flight control computer enhancement will replace the reportedly... Read More »
76%
November 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
United Technologies Corp. routinely flies its RIPS-equipped S-92A aircraft in known icing conditions in the U.S. CORPORATE/OPERATORS For the past 36 months, I ve had an exciting and challenging opportunity to fly the Sikorsky S-92A in the northeastern U.S. at the corporate flight... Read More »
39%
October 22, 2009
From Aviation Today
Greenwich AeroGroup is investing $2.5 million to modernize its Summit Aviation aircraft maintenance complex in Middletown, Del. Included in the site revisions will be another 30,000 square feet of new hangar and office space. Work on the project has already begun, with completion projected for... Read More »
48%
October 19, 2009
From Aviation Today
The Kollsman General Aviation Vision System (GAViS) has been certified on the Sikorsky S-76A, B and C model helicopters, parent company Elbit Systems of America announced. GAViS is a lightweight infrared sensor that provides a video image of the aircraft s forward environment at night and in low... Read More »
48%
October 19, 2009
From Avionics Today
The Kollsman General Aviation Vision System (GAViS) has been certified on the Sikorsky S-76A, B and C model helicopters, parent company Elbit Systems of America announced. GAViS is a lightweight infrared sensor that provides a video image of the aircraft s forward environment at night and in low... Read More »
34%
October 6, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Precision Aviation Group subsidiary Precision Heliparts-Canada (PHP-C) has reached a one-year agreement to supply parts for Parker Hannifin of Cleveland, Ohio. Under the deal, PHP-C will provide certain parts on Sikorsky S-76, Bell 206/212 and Eurocopter AS350 helicopters, as well as DeHavilland... Read More »
34%
October 6, 2009
From Aviation Today
Precision Aviation Group subsidiary Precision Heliparts-Canada (PHP-C) has reached a one-year agreement to supply parts for Parker Hannifin of Cleveland, Ohio. Under the deal, PHP-C will provide certain parts on Sikorsky S-76, Bell 206/212 and Eurocopter AS350 helicopters, as well as DeHavilland... Read More »
34%
October 5, 2009
From Aviation Today
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has made public the factual report and supporting material involving the Aug. 5, 2008 fatal crash of a Sikorsky S-61N (N612AZ) in Weaverville, CA. The crash resulted in the deaths of seven firefighters and two crewmembers. The copilot and three... Read More »
Results Pages: « Previous  77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 [86] 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 Next »
Live chat by BoldChat