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Feb
27
2018

CAMP SYSTEMS DESIGNATED BY LEONARDO AS PREFERRED MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT PROVIDER FOR ITS CUSTOMERS

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Las Vegas, NV, February 27, 2018 –CAMP Systems International, Inc. is pleased announce it has entered a partnership with Leonardo through which CAMP is now the preferred provider of maintenance tracking services for all Leonardo commercial helicopters.

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Feb
27
2018

LifePort Delivers Lightweight Armor Kit for Columbia Helicopters

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LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 – LifePort, a Sikorsky company, announced today the delivery of cabin and cockpit floor armor for Columbia Helicopters’ model 234 aircraft (commercial equivalent to the Boeing CH-47). The armor is designed to protect crew members operating in hazardous environments. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT).

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Tags: LifePort Lockheed Martin Sikorsky
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Feb
27
2018

DART Aerospace and Airbus Helicopters Inc deliver first H145 Quick Release, Heli-Utility-Basket™

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Hawkesbury, Ontario – February 28, 2018 - DART Aerospace and Airbus Helicopters Inc. (AHI) have partnered on the design and development of a Quick Release, Heli-Utility-Basket™ for the Airbus H145 aircraft and have provided the first unit to the lead AHI Customer, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E). The STC basket has been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), with European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) validation expected by Q2 2018.

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Tags: DART Aerospace
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Feb
27
2018

Kopter Group AG signs with Paradise Helicopters for four SH09

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Las Vegas, February 27th, 2018 - Kopter Group AG announced today the signature of a Memorandum of Agreement with Paradise Helicopters for the purchase of four (4) SH09 helicopters to be delivered after the helicopter is awarded FAA certification expected around end of 2019.

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Tags: Kopter Group Paradise Helicopters SH09
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Feb
27
2018

Dallas Airmotive celebrates addition of two new Rolls-Royce RR300 Authorized Service Centers: Florida Suncoast Helicopters and Helicopter Engine Service S.A.

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February 27, 2018- HAI Heli-Expo – Las Vegas – Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation Global Engine Services company, announces the recent approvals of both Florida Suncoast Helicopters and Helicopter Engine Service S.A. (HESSA) as Rolls- Royce RR300 Authorized Service Centers under Dallas Airmotive’s current RR300 AMROC agreement. Through this agreement, Dallas Airmotive extends its ability to provide regional support, such as field services, to RR300 Customers through Florida Suncoast Helicopter’s and HESSA’s OEM-approved capabilities.

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Tags: Dallas Airmotive Heli Expo
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Feb
27
2018

LifePort Awarded Contract for Ballistic Protection Systems

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LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 – LifePort, a Sikorsky company, announced today a contract award for 25 customized Black Hawk Ballistic Protection Systems (BPS) to an undisclosed customer in the Middle East. These systems will provide both crew and passengers protection from ground-based ballistic threats. LifePort’s unique design allows the customer to easily re-configure the cabin to support various mission profiles, while maintaining uncompromised protection. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) company.

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Feb
27
2018

Safran launches new e-Spares service

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With its user-friendly interface, e-Spares helps users identify and select the right spare parts and tools easily and efficiently. Prices are instantly displayed, and availability statuses are calculated in real time so that an order can be placed immediately, 24/7.

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Feb
27
2018

KAMAN K-MAX® COMMENCES OPERATIONS IN CHINA

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LAS VEGAS--Feb. 27, 2018--HAI HELI-EXPO-- Kaman Aerosystems, a division of the aerospace segment of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN), announced today at HAI Heli-Expo that the K-MAX® helicopter has been certified by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) and operator Guangdong Juxiang General Aviation Co. Ltd, based in the Guangdong Province, has commenced operations with their K-MAX® aircraft.

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Tags: China Heli Expo Kaman Aerosystems
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Feb
27
2018

Appareo to Expand Stratus ADS-B Transponder AML-STC to Include Part 27 Helicopters

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FARGO, North Dakota (February 27, 2018) — Appareo today announced plans to expand the AML-STC for the company’s Stratus ADS-B “out” transponders to include Part 27 helicopters. The company will exhibit its ADS-B products this week at the annual HAI HELI-EXPO convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Feb
27
2018

LCI EXPANDS CHC PARTNERSHIP WITH SECOND H175

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27th February, 2018 - Lease Corporation International (LCI), the aviation division of the Libra Group, has today announced that it is expanding its partnership with CHC through the placement of a second Airbus Helicopters H175 aircraft with the operator.

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Tags: Airbus Helicopters CHC H175 LCI Lease Corporation International Libra Group
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Feb
27
2018

Leonardo: Era Group to mark entry of AW609 tiltrotor into the US commercial market

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Rome, 27 February 2018 – Leonardo and Era Group (Era) have announced today the signing of a landmark agreement that would launch the AW609 into service in the US commercial market and demonstrate its capabilities on a wider scale.

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Tags: AW609 Era Group Leonardo
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Feb
27
2018

VIH Offering ADS-B Installations for Helicopter & Fixed-Wing Operators

Posted by jhadmin

Victoria, British Columbia - Canada – VIH Aerospace (VIHA – www.vihaerospace.com - Booth # C4045), a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services; is ready to provide ADS-B installation support to Canadian and US-based helicopter and fixed-wing operators.

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Tags: Heli Expo VIH Aerospace
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Feb
27
2018

Conklin & de Decker Offers Heli-Expo 2018 Attendees Special Show Discounts and Drawing for Drone

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Heli-Expo 2018 – Las Vegas, Nevada -- Conklin & de Decker has announced they will offer Heli-Expo 2018 attendees a special 10% discount on their most popular data products during the three-day convention from February 27 – March 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Show attendees are invited to stop by the Conklin & de Decker Booth #C4135 to see live demonstrations of their newly updated products, receive the special show discount, and to enter a drawing for a Quadcopter Photo Drone Package.

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Feb
27
2018

GlobalParts.aero Expands Focus as First-Time Exhibitor at Heli-Expo 2018

Posted by jhadmin

HELI-EXPO 2018 – Las Vegas, Nevada -- GlobalParts.aero will be exhibiting for the first time at the 2018 Helicopter Association International (HAI) Heli-Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 27-March 1. Planning to further develop their parts business within the rotor-wing market, GlobalParts.aero continues to grow the Kansas-based company from its inception in 2003.

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Tags: GlobalParts Heli Expo
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Feb
27
2018

East/West Industries Celebrates 50 Years of Saving Aircrew Lives

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LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 – East/West Industries is flying into HAI HELI-EXPO 2018 on the wings of optimism and success as it celebrates 50 years of saving aircrew lives.

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Tags: East West HAI Heli Expo
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Feb
27
2018

M International Team Presented with Two Rolls-Royce M250 Awards

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MCLEAN, VA, - M International is pleased to announce its world-class portfolio companies Keystone Turbine Services, LLC and Airborne Engines, Ltd were presented with the Rolls-Royce M250 Customer Satisfaction and newly-created Level-Up awards respectively during the Rolls-Royce FIRST© Network luncheon today.

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Tags: M International
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Feb
27
2018

SPIDERTRACKS FLIES HELICOPTER SAFETY TO NEW HEIGHTS AT HELIEXPO 2018

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Industry leader in real-time flight tracking and aircraft management Spidertracks are unveiling a new tier of helicopter safety at this year’s HeliExpo in Las Vegas. Bundled under their Spidertracks 2.0 umbrella, these groundbreaking developments aim to elevate the overall level of safety across the entire industry and to do so at a widely affordable cost.

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Tags: HeliExpo Spidertracks
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Feb
27
2018

IRIS installed on more than 100 aircraft in 2017 and growing

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27 FEB 2018 – Las Vegas, NV – It has been nearly 3 years since Outerlink launched IRIS, the all-encompassing tool for voice, video, flight data recording and high performance satcom communications. Since its inception, the team behind IRIS has continued to push the technology forward and reimagine the way operators are managing, overseeing and monitoring their fleet. In 2017, operators installed the solution on more than 100 aircraft and more operators are joining the Outerlink family.

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Feb
27
2018

PAC International completes EC145 refurbishment for Metro Life Flight

Posted by jhadmin

27 FEB 2018 – Las Vegas, NV – PAC International, a Metro Aviation company, will display the Cleveland Metro Life Flight Airbus EC145 at the Helicopter Association International HELI-EXPO February 26 – March 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The aircraft was originally completed by Metro Aviation, but recently underwent a routine refurbishment and upgrade at PAC’s completion center in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania.

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Feb
27
2018

Metro completes H125 for Seminole County

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27 FEB 2018 – Las Vegas, NV – Metro Aviation will display Seminole County Sheriff Office’s H125 at the Helicopter Association International HELI-EXPO February 26 – March 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Tags: H125 HAI Heli Expo metro aviation Seminole County Sheriff
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Feb
27
2018

VIH Aerospace Competes Critical Night Vision Systems for Air Ambulance Operations

Posted by jhadmin

Victoria, British Columbia - Canada – VIH Aerospace (VIHA – www.vihaerospace.com – (Booth # C4045), a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services; announces it has completed installations of three Supplemental Type Certified, Night Vision systems for Helijet International, Incorporated.

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Tags: Heli Expo VIH Aerospace
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Feb
27
2018

HONEYWELL HTS900 ENGINE RETROFIT TURNS BELL 407 HELICOPTERS INTO POWERFUL MULTIMISSION PLATFORMS

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Honeywell (NYSE: HON) is seeing increased demand for its HTS900 turboshaft engine and is anticipating an additional six to eight new engines to be operating on Eagle Copters’ Eagle 407HP model by the end of the year. Eagle Copters has delivered 16 HTS900 engines to date and currently has 15 in service on three continents. Honeywell’s HTS900 supports the 407HP by enabling operators to carry heavier loads while lowering fuel burn, so they can spend less money on fuel and more time in the sky.

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Feb
27
2018

Dallas Airmotive reduces PW206C Engine Overhaul TAT to 35 days

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February 27, 2018 - HAI Heli-Expo - Las Vegas – Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation Global Engine Services company, announced today they now offer operators a quick-turn 35-day overhaul service option for select PW206C engines onboard the AW109 Power helicopter.

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Feb
27
2018

TRAKKA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF TC-300 EO/IR SENSOR FOR WASHOE COUNTY SHERIFF, NEVADA

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27 Feb 2018 Albuquerque, NM – Trakka Systems US is pleased to announce that Washoe County Sheriff have selected the TrakkaCam TC-300 multi-sensor, stabilized surveillance system and the TrakkaMaps TM-100 Mission Mapping and Video Management System for their OH-58 multi-mission helicopter.

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Feb
27
2018

TRAKKA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES SWE-400 QUAD ORDERS FOR WESTERN POWER DISTRIBUTION

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27 Feb 2018 Moorabbin, Aust – Trakka Systems is pleased to announce that it has received an order for five SWE-400 QUAD TrakkaCams from Western Power Distribution. Western Power Distribution is the company responsible for electricity distribution in the Midlands, South West and South Wales of the UK, with a network comprising 220,000 km of overhead lines and underground cables, and 185,000 substations. The business serves over 7.8 million customers and employs over 6,500 members of staff to ensure the highest quality of service to their customers.

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Tags: SWE-400 QUAD Trakka Systems TrakkaCams Western Power Distribution
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Feb
27
2018

TRAKKA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES FAA STC CERTIFICATION FOR THE BELL 206B/206L/B407 SERIES HELICOPTERS

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The Certification covers the integration of the Trakka A800 searchlight, Pilot Control Interface Unit (PCIU), Control Interface Unit (CIU) and Trakka Control Pane; (TCP). The pilot or co-pilot can control the A800 via the CIU or TCP interfaced with the existing four-way switches on the helicopter’s collective control or via a pistol grip that can be operated by a crewman. The certification also includes a Red and Amber filter with an option for an IR filter for government agency operations and interfaces for slaving the Trakka A800 system to a variety of EO camera systems.

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Feb
27
2018

TRAKKA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES FAA STC CERTIFICATION FOR THE MD500 SERIES HELICOPTERS

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The Certification covers the integration of the Trakka A800 searchlight, Pilot Control Interface Unit (PCIU), Control Interface Unit (CIU) or Trakka Control Panel (TCP). The pilot or co-pilot can control the A800 via the CIU or TCP interfaced with the existing four-way switches on the helicopter’s collective control or via a pistol grip that can be operated by a crewman. The certification also includes a Red and Amber filter with an option for an IR filter for government agency operations and interfaces for slaving the Trakka A800 system to a variety of EO camera systems.

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Tags: A800 Searchlight Trakka
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Feb
27
2018

Heli-One Signs Agreement to Support the Royal Netherlands Air Force AS532 Cougars

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February 27, 2018 - Heli-One, a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, has signed an agreement with the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) to provide on-site Intermediate/Depot-level maintenance on 12 AS532 Cougar helicopters and to support five additional aircraft in storage. The agreement covers inspections and maintenance above the 750HR/2-year interval, Makila 1A2 inspections, corrosion prevention, and support to the Operational Level Maintenance organization upon request.

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Feb
27
2018

ROTORTRADE LEADS THE WAY

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Rotortrade through its six offices and various partners around the world has reported the sale of 26 aircraft in 2017 with close to double the number of transactions made in over 20 different countries. Aircraft ranged from EC120, AW109s to H175.

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Feb
27
2018

Bell and DART announce TCCA approval on the Bell 505 Emergency Flotation System

Posted by jhadmin

Hawkesbury, Ontario – February 27, 2018 – At last year’s Heli-Expo, DART Aerospace and Bell Helicopter announced a partnership to develop an Emergency Float System (EFS) for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X, with a very ambitious timeline of certification by Q1 2018. Today, we are proud to announce that the joint development team has met its lofty goal. After a rigorous certification and qualification program, the 505 EFS has received an STC approval from Transport Canada within the original project schedule.

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Tags: Bell Dart EFS Emergency Floating System Heli Expo
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