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December 1, 2010
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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October 1, 2010
Animation shows cockpit view from the Piper PA-32R-300 one second before it struck the Eurocopter AS350BA on Aug. 8, 2009 over the Hudson River. NTSB Image The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its findings in the Aug. 8, 2009 midair collision involving a... Read More »
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September 20, 2010
Following a five-hour public meeting last Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released a multi-pronged probable cause in the Aug. 8, 2009 midair collision of a tour helicopter and small aircraft over the Hudson River near New York City. Nine people died in the accident, which... Read More »
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September 15, 2010
Following a five-hour public meeting yesterday, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released a multi-pronged probable cause in the Aug. 8, 2009 midair collision of a tour helicopter and small aircraft over the Hudson River near New York City. Nine people died in the accident, which... Read More »
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September 14, 2010
The National Transportation Safety Board is meeting at 9:30 a.m. EST this morning to issue a report on the Aug. 8, 2009 midair collision involving a Eurocopter AS350BA and a Piper PA-32 over the Hudson River near New York City. Nine people died in the accident, which spurred a change in the... Read More »
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June 1, 2010
As part of its continuing investigation of the Aug. 8, 2009 midair collision of a Eurocopter AS350BA and a Piper PA-32 aircraft over the Hudson River, the National Transportation Safety Board has opened the public docket. It includes factual reports, interview summaries, crew and controller... Read More »
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March 1, 2010
The Chairman We were joined in the chairman s office by NTSB Executive Officer Thom Zoeller, Deputy Director of Aviation Safety for Regional Operations Jeff Guzzetti, the Chairman s Confidential Assistant Cresence Stafford, and NTSB Public Affairs Officer Keith... Read More »
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December 1, 2009
Commercial | Air Traffic Control New FAA rules governing the airspace over the Hudson and East rivers around New York City went into effect on Nov. 19. The agency created an exclusionary zone to separate helicopters and seaplanes from aircraft flying over the rivers. The airspace changes come two... Read More »
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November 19, 2009
FAA s changes to the airspace over the Hudson and East rivers surrounding New York City take effect today. The modifications, which separate helicopters and sightseeing aircraft from airplanes that are flying over the area, come two months after the midair collision involving a helicopter and... Read More »
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November 17, 2009
The Federal Aviation Administration s new exclusionary zone that separates helicopters and seaplanes from aircraft flying over the Hudson River in the airspace around New York City goes into effect on Thursday, Nov. 19. Under the new regulations, VFR aircraft operating under air traffic control... Read More »
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October 9, 2009
In response to a Freedom of Information Act request, the Federal Aviation Administration has made public a 29-minute recording between a Teterboro controller and his friend just before a midair collision between a helicopter and a small aircraft over the Hudson River. The controller was engaged in... Read More »
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October 1, 2009
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is proposing to establish new regulations, including an "exclusionary zone" to separate helicopters and seaplanes from aircraft flying over the Hudson River in the airspace corridor surrounding New York City. FAA announced the planned changes less than a... Read More »
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September 18, 2009
The Federal Aviation Administration has published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that will modify the Class B airspace around New York City and establish a special flight rules area in the Hudson and East River airspace corridor. The changes follow the August 8 midair crash involving a... Read More »
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September 17, 2009
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chairman Deborah Hersman told the U.S. House Subcommittee on Aviation yesterday that the board sent recommendations to FAA regarding the August 8 crash over the Hudson River because this accident demonstrated that there is a need for new procedures to... Read More »
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August 28, 2009
While condemning the actions of controllers surrounding the Aug. 8 midair collision of a helicopter and small aircraft over the Hudson River, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has recommended a series of steps to improve traffic coordination and communication in the busy corridor. In... Read More »
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August 14, 2009
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) placed two Teterboro-based air traffic controllers on administrative leave Thursday in relation to the Aug. 8 midair collision involving a Eurocopter AS350 and a Piper PA32 over the Hudson River. While the FAA acknowledges there is no reason to believe the... Read More »
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August 10, 2009
As divers continue the search Monday for the two remaining victims in the Hudson River, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has begun investigating the cause of Saturday s midair collision involving a Piper PA32 Saratoga and a Eurocopter AS350 in New York. NTSB dispatched a team of 10... Read More »
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