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Jun
03
2011

Helinet Technologies Selected by Orange County Sheriff’s Department to Launch HD Aerial Downlink Solution

Posted by jhadmin

Integrated Video Downlink System to Enable Live, Ship-to-Ground Transmission of High-Definition Images to Portable Receivers and Mobile Command Center

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Tags: HeliNet Orange County Sheriff
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
03
2011

Helinet Technologies Launches Multi-Ship Aerial Surveillance Solution for Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Posted by jhadmin

Firm Partners with Department’s Aero Bureau in Implementing Customized Microwave Downlink System to Enhance Fleet’s Live, Ship-to-Ground Broadcasting Capabilities

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Tags: HeliNet
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
02
2011

AEM Corp Continues to Grow List of Licensed NAT Products

Posted by jhadmin

KELOWNA, British Columbia – AEM Corp, in cooperation with Cobham Aerospace Communications, is now offering even more NAT products due to the License Agreement the two companies signed in December 2010 which they continue to build upon.

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Tags: AEM NAT Products
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Jun
02
2011

COCKPITFEST – SOUTH WEST SEPTEMBER 2011

Posted by jhadmin

Following interest expressed by Cockpiteers in a new Cockpitfest event in the South of England, The Helicopter Museum in Weston-super-Mare has offered to provide a venue for the weekend of 10th-11th September 2011.

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Tags: helicopter museum
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
02
2011

HeliRussia-211 – the Fourth Time in Russia

Posted by jhadmin

From May 19 to 21, 2011, 4-th International Exhibition of Helicopter Industry He-liRussia 2011 was held in compliance with the order of the Russian Federation government No. 1275-p issued on September 2, 2009, on the territory of "Crocus Expo".

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Tags: Heli Russia
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
02
2011

AAMS Safety Management Training Academy - One Month Away!

Posted by jhadmin

The AAMS Safety Management Training Academy (SMTA) is a robust training program on safety management for the air medical and critical care community.

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Tags: AAMS Safety Management
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
02
2011

The Military Police of São Paulo to upgrade their helicopters with Turbomeca’s Arriel 1D1 engines

Posted by jhadmin

The Military Police of São Paulo signed an agreement with Turbomeca (Safran group) for the retrofit of at least single-engine helicopters, over a period of two years. They will convert their AS350 B helicopters, powered with Arriel 1B engines, into AS350 B2 helicopters, powered with Arriel 1D1 engine.

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Tags: San Paolo police Turbomecca
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
01
2011

Regulatory activities of the GARDEN project – green procedures for rotorcraft – now completed

Posted by jhadmin

Created by the European Commission jointly with the aviation industry, the goal of the CleanSky Joint Undertaking is to accelerate the application of technologies aiming to mitigate the impact of air transport on the environment through large scale demonstrations.

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Tags: Egis
Categories: Press Releases


Jun
01
2011

Cobham’s HELISAS Granted FAA Type Certification for AS350

Posted by jhadmin

MINERAL WELLS, Texas - HeliSAS, Cobham’s Autopilot and Stability Augmentation System, has been granted Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) status by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on the Eurocopter AS350 model series and EC130 helicopters. Earlier this year, HeliSAS was STC’d on the Bell 206B, 206L, and 407 models.

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Tags: Cobham
Categories: Press Releases


May
26
2011

UNIFLIGHT GRAND PRAIRIE - We Have Moved To Our New Facility

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We are Pleased to Announce the Relocation to our New Offices Effective May 16, 2011

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Categories: Press Releases


May
25
2011

Aviation Specialties Unlimited Plans NVG Firefighting Training

Posted by jhadmin

(BOISE, Idaho — May 25, 2011) Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) announced today it plans to offer NVG firefighting training to meet the growing demands of operators around the world.

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Tags: ASU Fire Fighting Class
Categories: Press Releases


May
25
2011

DART Announces the Addition of AS 355 NP Models to 14 DART Eurocopter Product STC’s

Posted by jhadmin

DART is pleased to announce that they have received approval to add the AS 355 NP models to their Eurocopter product line on STC’s from Transport Canada, the FAA and EASA.

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Tags: Dart
Categories: Press Releases


May
24
2011

American Heroes Land in Los Angeles

Posted by jhadmin

Buckle up for excitement when the American Heroes Air Show lands at the Hansen Dam Recreation Complex near Los Angeles with an exciting fleet of helicopters to profile aviation's dynamic role in law enforcement, fire service, communications, homeland security and national defense with static displays, flight demonstrations and helicopter rides.

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Tags: American Heroes Las Vegas
Categories: Press Releases


May
19
2011

National Learn to Fly day - Mountain Ridge Helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

LOGAN, Utah—Aviation lovers of all ages will be able to experience the joy of flying, either in the air or in a simulator, for the second annual Learn to Fly Day at Mountain Ridge Helicopters, with Leading Edge Aviation on May 21.

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Tags: Moutain Ridge Helicopters National Learn to Fly Day
Categories: Press Releases


May
19
2011

PHI S-92 Helicopter Pilot Launches Acclaimed Novel

Posted by jhadmin

Captain Dean M. Cole, a Training Captain for PHI, Inc., takes advantage of the quiet evenings in his company assigned quarters to toil away at his laptop. Now, that dedication appears to be paying off. In the intervening three months since first publishing his science fiction thriller, SECTOR 64: Coup de Main, it has risen to the eighth highest rated High Tech Science Fiction novel in Amazon's Kindle library of roughly 900,000 ebooks.

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Tags: Dean Cole Helicopter Books Novels Sector 64
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May
19
2011

LIVE THE DREAM! EAA INTERNATIONAL LEARN TO FLY DAY EVENT IN West Palm Beach ON MAY 21

Posted by jhadmin

West Palm Beach, Fl. — May 21, 2011 — The world of flight offers fun, freedom and experiences unlike anything else in the world. And you’re invited to participate as Chapter 203 of the Experimental Aircraft Association and Ocean Helicopters, Sunquest Aviation and North County Flight Training hosts an International Learn To Fly Day event at North County Airport in West Palm Beach on Saturday, May 21.

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Tags: National Learn to Fly Day Ocean Helicopters
Categories: Press Releases


May
17
2011

Turbomeca’s Arriel 2D engine is certified by EASA

Posted by jhadmin

The Turbomeca (Safran group) Arriel 2D engine, with a take-off power of 950 shp, has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).

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Tags: Turbomecca
Categories: Press Releases


May
16
2011

Jerry Trimble Helicopters is pleased to announce the First Annual Touchdown Auto Rotation Competition

Posted by jhadmin

Jerry Trimble Helicopters is pleased to announce the First Annual Touchdown Auto Rotation Competition being held at the McMinnville Airport on Sunday, June 26. The event corresponds to the Lions Club Fly-in/Drive-in pancake breakfast

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Tags: Jerry Trimble Helcopters Touchdown Auto Rotation Contest
Categories: Press Releases


May
16
2011

Mountain Ridge Helicopters is ecstatic to announce they are now a Part 141 Certified Pilot School

Posted by jhadmin

Mountain Ridge Helicopters is ecstatic to announce they are now a Part 141 Certified Pilot School! Private, Commercial and Flight Instructor Certification are now available under Part 141!!!

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Tags: Mountain Ridge Helicopters Part 141
Categories: Press Releases


May
13
2011

Rotors of the Rockies announces their new NVG training program

Posted by jhadmin

The staff of Rotors of the Rockies in Broomfield, Colorado would like to congratulate Owner and Chief Pilot Mike Fyola on earning PIC and Instructor endorsements for NVG flying.

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Tags: NVG Rotors of the Rockies
Categories: Press Releases


May
11
2011

Mid-Continent Instruments — West honored by FAA

Posted by jhadmin

VAN NUYS, Calif. – Mid-Continent Instruments announced today that the company’s well-known instrument shop in Van Nuys, Calif., has earned FAA Full Class 1, 2, 3 Radio and Class 3 Accessory repair certification from the FAA. Full Class 1, 2, 3 Radio and Class 3 Accessory certification enables Mid-Continent Instruments west coast facility to add additional avionics and accessory types to its current service offerings without applying for each approval from the local FAA Flight Standards District Office.

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Tags: Mid Continent Instruments
Categories: Press Releases


May
11
2011

Elbit Systems to Establish a Pilot Training Center for Macedonian Defense and Security Forces

Posted by jhadmin

Haifa, Israel, May 11, 2011 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that it has been awarded a contract for the establishment of a Helicopter Pilot Training Center for Macedonia's Defense and Security Forces. The project, valued at 43 million, will be operated under a PFI (Private Financing Initiative) concept, in which Elbit Systems will provide a comprehensive solution, including the setting up of the training center, acquisition of aircraft, supply of full mission simulators and operation of the center for a period of eight years. The Pilot Training Center will prepare and qualify new pilots for the Macedonian Defense and Security forces, as well as provide training of active pilots

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Tags: Elbit Systems
Categories: Press Releases


May
11
2011

UNITED ROTORCRAFT SOLUTIONS DELIVERS CUSTOMIZED EUROCOPTER EC135

Posted by jhadmin

DECATUR, TX MAY 10, 2011: United Rotorcraft Solutions (URS) recently delivered a customized Eurocopter EC135 to Land Sea Air Leasing Corporation.

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Tags: EC135 United Rotorcraft Solutions
Categories: Press Releases


May
11
2011

Aviation Specialties Unlimited Signs Distributor Relationship Agreement with L-3 Warrior Systems

Posted by jhadmin

(BOISE, Idaho — May 11, 2011) Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) announced today that it has agreed to an exclusive domestic distribution agreement with L-3 Warrior Systems, with plans to sign an expanded international agreement for aviation night vision systems that will encompass both civilian and military applications. In addition, the plans include ASU as the exclusive L-3 Warrior Systems distributor for both aviation and ground products in South America, Central America and Mexico.

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Tags: ASU L-3 Warrior
Categories: Press Releases


May
09
2011

One free hour of R22 helicopter time for those pilots that have a PPL!

Posted by jhadmin

One free hour of R22 helicopter time for those pilots that have a PPL(H)! You’ll get a free hour of flying an R22M on our boat photo mission taking pictures of boats.

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Tags: Helicopter Academy
Categories: Press Releases


May
06
2011

TIGER TUGS LAUNCHES NEW CONCEPT IN HELICOPTER TRANSPORTERS

Posted by jhadmin

Tiger Tugs announces the introduction of their new model 5.5 helicopter transporter. The new Tiger Tug makes moving helicopters safer and easier. With our unique wireless remote control system you can maneuver your helicopter in tight hangar spaces effortlessly while controlling it from any vantage point. No longer do you need to have an extra person to watch for hangar incursions.

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Tags: Tiger Tugs
Categories: Press Releases


May
06
2011

Women in Aviation 2012 Scholarships Already at $375,000

Posted by jhadmin

Although the available scholarships for 2012 won’t be announced for 60 days, companies, organizations and individuals have already pledged more than 48 scholarships totaling $375,000 available to WAI members. These scholarships cover expenses for academic study, technical training, flight training as well as specialized aviation activities, including recreational flying, engineering and maintenance.

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Tags: Women in Aviation
Categories: Press Releases


May
05
2011

'A new helicopter being introduced to the UK will visit The Helicopter Museum on Sunday morning.

Posted by jhadmin

'A new helicopter being introduced to the UK will visit The Helicopter Museum on Sunday morning. The Robinson R66 is a new low cost 5 seat turbine helicopter aimed at private owners and commercial operators .

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Tags: helicopter museum Robinson R66
Categories: Press Releases


May
05
2011

FEDERAL FINANCIAL AID FOR HELICOPTER PILOTS Mauna Loa Helicopters Gains DOE Approval for Federal Student Financial Aid

Posted by jhadmin

Mauna Loa Helicopters, one of the country’s oldest and largest helicopter pilot training schools, has received authorization from the U.S. Department of Education to offer Federal Financial Aid to its students. Now a high school graduate can pay for their flight training at MLH with a federal loan just like they would pay for a university degree. Students who qualify for the Parent Plus Loan can borrow up to the full tuition cost plus living expenses for the Professional Pilot Program.

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Tags: Federal Financial Aid Mauna Loa
Categories: Press Releases


May
05
2011

MAX-VIZ ANNOUNCES MAJOR COMPANY MILESTONE AS 1,000th EVS UNIT SHIPS

Posted by jhadmin

MAX-VIZ ANNOUNCES MAJOR COMPANY MILESTONE AS 1,000th EVS UNIT SHIPS Portland, Oregon. May 5, 2011. Max-Viz, Inc. announced today that it had shipped its 1,000th Enhanced Vision System (EVS) marking a significant point in the company’s history. The unit, an EVS-1500, was shipped to the Agusta Westland factory in Italy and is expected to be installed on an AW139 sometime in the next few weeks.

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Tags: Max Viz
Categories: Press Releases

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