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December 24, 2008
A Maryland State Police AS365 Dauphin and a U.S. Park Police Bell 412 were called to what amounted to a river rescue when a 66-in water main burst in Potomac, Md just outside of Washington, D.C. The underground pipe, which burst during the morning rush hour on Dec. 22, gushed so much water into... Read More »
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December 1, 2008
Sikorsky s Black Hawk In Autorotation Mr. Prouty s writings provide great insights into all of the forces acting upon a helicopter. I have two questions regarding ("Gross Weight s Effect on Autorotation" October 2007, page 44). While autorotation is a complex exercise in energy management, his... Read More »
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December 1, 2008
Aircraft Sales Brokers Austin Jet International 6501 Torrey Pines Austin, TX 78746 E-mail: helisales@austinjet.com Web: www.austinjet.com Phone: 512-292-7088 Fax: 512-233-2726 Heli-Lynx 684 Mud Street East, Hangar #1 Stoney Creek, ON, Canada L8J 3C9 E-mail: info@helilynx.com Web: www.helilynx.com... Read More »
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December 1, 2008
A AAR Corp., 1100 North Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale, IL 60191; E-mail: paul.oppenheim@aarcorp.com; Web: www.aarcorp.com; Phone: 630-227-2000; Fax: 630-227-2039 Acadian Composites LLC, 301 W. Pont Des Mouton Road, Lafayette, LA 70507; E-mail: acsales@phihelico.com; Web: www.phihelico.com; Phone... Read More »
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November 28, 2008
On Nov. 24, a panel of emergency medical systems experts convened in Linthicum, Md. to explore operation policies that may have contributed to the fatal crash of a Maryland State Police (MSP) helicopter last September. The panel members, consisting of air medical transport experts, found that MSP... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
This year s Search & Rescue Summit drew hundreds from around the world, including our Helicopter Heroism Award winners, each of whom were nominated by their associates, then selected by our panel of judges and you, the readers. We are proud to introduce the judges of Rotor & Wing s 2007 Helicopter... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
PUBLIC The Pima County Sheriffs Dept (PCSD) in southern Arizona has had a small aviation unit for years, but just received its first helicopter in September 2008. They purchased a used MD Helicopters MD-530 to add to its fleet of two Helio Courier airplanes, which deputies use as surveillance... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
PUBLIC The South African Police Service received the first two of six Robinson R44s in October, with the remaining four to be delivered by the end of the year, according to the Pretoria News. The six rotorcraft were ordered as part of an FIFA 2010 Soccer World Cup capacity-building program... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
COMMERCIAL | MILITARY RotorFest, the annual helicopter open house and air show hosted by the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center in West Chester, Penn. drew a crowd of 3,500 rotorcraft enthusiasts each day of the weekend-long event, which was held on October 11 and 12. Visitors of all... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
The Sniping Continues I couldn t help but read in amazement Giovanni de Briganti s recent article concerning helicopter sniper operations as well as his assessment of allied helicopter capabilities ("Heli-Snipers Prove Effective: June 2008, page 54). I must have imagined in my mind the numerous... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
With the obvious exception of Boeing s AH-64 Apache attack helicopter, many military rotorcraft designs find their way into civilian service. The most common are the OH-58 Kiowa and the OH-6 Cayuse, which often make their way into the hangars of police departments operating start-up aviation units... Read More »
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November 1, 2008
PUBLIC The Pasadena Police Department (PPD) in southern Calif. has placed an order for an MD-500E from MD Helicopters (MDHI) of Mesa, Ariz. It is the first aircraft in a plan to purchase four of the four-seat, single-engine, light turbine helicopters. The MD-500E will come with MDHI s new... Read More »
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October 1, 2008
November 2008: Helicopter Heroism We present the story of this year s winner of Rotor & Wing s esteemed honor for outstanding courage and skill in search and rescue work. Heroes, Too We recount the stories of the winners of new awards for helicopter heroism in individual operational... Read More »
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October 1, 2008
Many world records have been set this year. Here s the story of one helicopter record and the team that achieved it. In August, the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing were drawing millions from around the world to sit comfortably and relaxed in their easy chairs, night after night, to watch... Read More »
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October 1, 2008
EMS helicopters Down Under serve a sparse population of citizens and visitors who hunger for adventures that often leave them in dangerous predicaments. May 17 is a significant date in Australian aviation. On that date 80 years ago, the first flight of what was to become the Royal Flying Doctor... Read More »
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September 29, 2008
The Pasadena, Calif. Air Operations Section is buying a $2 million MD 500E after receiving numerous noise complaints against its current fleet of aircraft. The $2 million price tag includes a base price of $1.6 with the rest of the funds being used for upgraded avionics. The [other helicopters]... Read More »
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September 19, 2008
MD Helicopters, Inc (MDHI) delivered five new helicopters in late August. Gulf Helicopters (GHC), Qatar, took delivery of a new MD Explorer; the Pomona Police Aviation Unit, Claif. received a new MD 500E; Helisul Taxi Aereo in Brazil received a new MD 600N (their second MD 600N since December of... Read More »
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September 16, 2008
Turbine helicopter manufacturer MD Helicopters Inc (MDHI) of Mesa, Ariz. has added Rotorcraft Support, Inc (RSI) as its newest authorized repair center for the MD-500 and MD-600 line of single-engine turbine helicopters. RCI, operates a 16,000 sq ft maintenance facility in Van Nuys Airport in... Read More »
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September 1, 2008
Aerocomputers received a contract for the Baltimore County Md. Police Dept, valued at more than $395,000, to provide UltiChart moving map systems, digital video recorders, rugged display monitors and high-precision inertial measurement units. Latitude Technologies has been selected by Talon... Read More »
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September 1, 2008
Heli-Snipers Here to Stay Giovanni de Briganti calls on the U.S. military to consider employing a technique he explained is being used by several other forces, particularly the British and French ( Heli-Snipers Prove Effective June 2008, page 54). He writes ...if the Pentagon can afford to spend... Read More »
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