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June 12, 2013
Eurocopter's X3 achieved an unofficial helicopter speed milestone on June 7 by attaining 255 knots true airspeed (KTAS) (around 293 mph or 472 km/hour) while in level flight. The company also reports that several days before that flight, the X3 reached a speed of 263 KTAS (about 303 mph or 487... Read More »
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June 1, 2013
Admiral Tony Dalton became head of Helicopter Systems for the ADF in September 2012. He joined the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) in 1980, graduating as a pilot in 1981 and going on to fly helicopters with four RAN helicopter squadrons, an exchange posting with the UK s Royal Navy and a tour flying... Read More »
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June 1, 2013
Safran, parent company of Turbomeca, has reached an agreement to acquire Rolls-Royce s 50 percent share in the joint RTM322 helicopter engine program for $380 million. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals, and would give Safran the revenue related to the Rolls-Royce share of the... Read More »
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June 1, 2013
Moving a step closer toward cleaner and quieter aircraft, Turbomeca displayed its core TECH800 demonstrator engine in public for the first time on Friday, April 26. This innovative core engine demonstrator was designed and tested by Turbomeca, although the program is the result of cooperation... Read More »
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June 1, 2013
By the end of June, Le Bourget will be transformed, once again, into the aviation industry s largest trade show. Helicopter manufacturers including AgustaWestland, AVIC, Bell, Boeing, Enstrom, Eurocopter, HAL, KAI, Russian Helicopters, Sikorsky and others will join the many service and equipment... Read More »
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May 20, 2013
Kazakhstan-based aircraft maintenance provider Sky Tech has received certification from Safran to begin performing maintenance on Turbomeca Arriel 2B/2B1/2D and Arriel 1E2 engines. The engines provide power for the Eurocopter EC130, EC145 and AS350 helicopters respectively. According to Safran... Read More »
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May 1, 2013
Sabers have been drawn and the battle is on for the deepwater offshore helicopter market that has already emerged. The large energy companies are now drilling exploratory wells in ocean depths of 10,000 feet or more at distances that exceed 200 miles from shorelines all over the world. The history... Read More »
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April 29, 2013
Moving a step closer toward cleaner and quieter aircraft, Turbomeca displayed its core TECH800 demonstrator engine in public for the first time on Friday, April 26. This innovative core engine demonstrator was designed and tested by Turbomeca, although the program is the result of cooperation... Read More »
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April 23, 2013
Safran, parent company of Turbomeca, has reached an agreement to acquire Rolls-Royce's 50 percent share in the joint RTM322 helicopter engine program for $380 million. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals, and would give Safran the revenue related to the Rolls-Royce share of the... Read More »
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April 9, 2013
Eurocopter and Turbomeca have reached industrial cooperation agreements with Polish aviation maintenance company Wojskowe Zaklady Lotnicze No. 1 (WZL-1) to open two full assembly lines in Poland. The assembly lines will produce the EC725 Caracal and the Turbomeca Makila engines. Poland has a... Read More »
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April 1, 2013
Bristow EC175 at the Eurocopter booth. HAI s Heli-Expo played host to 60 helicopters and 736 exhibitors in Las Vegas while attracting 20,393 visitors during the three-day event in early March. The oil and gas sector was a principle beneficiary of many of the orders signed... Read More »
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April 1, 2013
Turbomeca uncovered its TM800 during an unveiling ceremony at Heli-Expo, giving it the name Arrano. In an unveiling that featured an almost Cirque de Soleil-style introduction with acrobats fitting for Las Vegas and CEO Olivier Andries perched above a crowd... Read More »
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March 28, 2013
HAI s Heli-Expo played host to 60 helicopters and 736 exhibitors in Las Vegas while attracting 20,393 visitors during the three-day event in early March. The oil and gas sector was a principle beneficiary of many of the orders signed with the major OEMs during this year s show. The first official... Read More »
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March 20, 2013
Eurocopter uncovered its EC135 T3 and P3 variants at Heli-Expo show in early March. The helicopters will come equipped with two new engine options Turbomeca s Arrius 2B2 Plus for the T3 and Pratt & Whitney Canada s PWC206B3 for the P3. (Eurocopter CEO and launch customers. Photo credit: Frank... Read More »
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March 7, 2013
In an unveiling that featured an almost Cirque de Soleil-style introduction with acrobats fitting for Las Vegas, Turbomeca took the wraps off its latest engine on Tuesday during Heli-Expo. Known as the Arrano which translated from the Basque language means eagle and follows the Turbomeca... Read More »
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March 1, 2013
For many in the helicopter industry, the weeks leading up to Heli-Expo are among the busiest times of the year second only to the actual event. It s also one of the most exciting seasons of the year, as thousands come together to watch manufacturers and suppliers uncover their newest products and... Read More »
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March 1, 2013
The European Aviation Safety Agency has certified the Turbomeca Arriel 2E, which is scheduled for entry into service at the end of 2013 on the Eurocopter EC145T2. The Arriel 2E has a takeoff power of 950 shp, and is controlled by a dual-channel FADEC, and a new engine data... Read More »
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February 27, 2013
Rotor & Wing: What was business like in 2012? How does it look for 2013? Andries: We have enjoyed good growth in 2012 vs. 2011, which is a continuation of the trend that we ve followed since 2010. 2010 was a trough for us, in the aftermath of the economic crisis we were down to 800 new engines... Read More »
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February 26, 2013
The annual Russian Hour returns to Heli-Expo this year on Tuesday, March 6 at 1:00 pm at the Las Vegas Convention Center in room N110. Russian Helicopters will display its advanced-technology Kamov Ka-62, which feature Turbomeca Ardiden 3G engines, and Mi-171A2 in the United States for the first... Read More »
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February 25, 2013
Woodland, Calif.-based Advanced Helicopter Services (Booth C3407) is a first-time exhibitor at Heli-Expo 2013, which is being held from March 4-7 in Las Vegas. The helicopter maintenance and completions provider is based at Watts-Woodland Airport (O41), with main operations nearby at Sacramento... Read More »
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