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Feb
28
2018

ROTORTRADE PARTNERS WITH SAVBACK HELICOPTERS IN NORTHERN AND EASTERN EUROPE

Posted by jhadmin

Rotortrade is a leading international helicopter dealer and sole global distributor of Leonardo’s pre-owned helicopters with 6 offices across the world and Savback Helicopters headquartered in Sweden, is a respected brand whose reputation spans over 27 years in the aviation industry.

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Feb
28
2018

Heli-One Signs Service Center Agreement with Safran Helicopter Engines

Posted by jhadmin

February 28, 2018 - Heli-One, a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, has signed a service center agreement with Safran Helicopter Engines for Makila MRO services. Makila services are performed at Heli-One Norway’s engine shop in Stavanger, as well as through mobile support. The agreement allows Makila 1 operators worldwide to benefit from Heli-One’s expertise in this engine type, quick turnaround times and its commitment to safety & quality.

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Tags: Heli-One Makila MRO Safran Helicoopter
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Feb
28
2018

Metro makes progress with FOQA program

Posted by jhadmin

28 FEB 2018 – Las Vegas, NV – The Metro Aviation leadership team continues proving its commitment to safety with the investment of time and resources into training, data mining and operational oversight. Since receiving approval for its Flight Operations Quality Assurance program in the summer of 2017, Metro has increased its flight data monitoring-equipped aircraft to reflect nearly 65 percent of its entire fleet. Of the over 80 aircraft equipped, 51 have Outerlink’s IRIS system onboard.

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Feb
28
2018

Helicopter Travel Munich sign for four new H125s

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus Helicopters and Helicopter Travel Munich (HTM) have signed an agreement at Heli-Expo for the purchase of four H125s, completing a fleet of 25 Airbus helicopters.

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Tags: Airbus Helicopterfs H125 Heli Expo HTM Travel Munich
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Feb
28
2018

SkyQuest Aviation LLC partners with PCO Poland to carry Night Vision Goggles

Posted by jhadmin

SkyQuest Aviation LLC is proud to announce that it has partnered with PCO Poland to carry their line of aviation night vision goggles. SkyQuest is the sole distributor in the United States for this state of the art technology.

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Tags: Night vision Goggle PCO Poland SkyQuest
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Feb
28
2018

Boston MedFlight orders three Airbus H145s to upgrade hospital consortium’s air medical transport fleet

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Boston MedFlight, a nonprofit organization that provides critical care air medical transport for Boston-area and other Eastern Massachusetts hospitals, has ordered three new versatile Airbus H145 helicopters as part of a comprehensive plan to upgrade its fleet with more modern and more capable aircraft.

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Feb
27
2018

HONEYWELL BRINGS UPGRADED SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS TO BLACK HAWK HELICOPTERS

Posted by jhadmin

For helicopter operators in today’s world, connectivity is crucial — especially when flying in remote areas above land, water or mountainous regions. Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) newly certified Connected Helicopter solution, the Aspire® 200, brings high-speed Wi-Fi, video transmission, and voice and texting capabilities to helicopters around the world.

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Feb
27
2018

Leonardo introduces new training and flight operations services to increase safety, missions effectiveness and customer service.

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, 27 February 2018 – At Heli-Expo Leonardo is announcing a range of both new and further enhanced training and flight operation services aimed at a continued increase of safety, missions effectiveness and customer service quality.

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Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky Salutes Los Angeles County Fire Department Air Services for Superior Maintenance and Search and Rescue

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), today honored the Los Angeles County Fire Department for its search and rescue efforts and superior helicopter maintenance while battling numerous wildfires during the 2017-2018 fire season. The recognition occurred at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo, where Sikorsky also presented a $15,000 donation to the Firefighter's Cancer Support Network.

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Tags: Heli Expo LAFD Lockheed Martin Los Angeles Sikorsky
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Feb
27
2018

MD HELICOPTERS TO FEATURE SINGLE-ENGINE GLASS COCKPITS, MULTI-MISSION CAPABLE AIRCRAFT AND EXPANDED AFTERMARKET AND CUSTOMER SUPPORT CAPABILITIES AT HAI HELI-EXPO 2018

Posted by jhadmin

Mesa, Ariz., February 27, 2018 - At the 2018 HAI Heli-Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) will proudly display two of its most beloved single-engine helicopter models, each featuring an advanced all-glass cockpit. The cornerstones of MDHI’s booth (N5505) will be the Virginia Beach Police Department’s new MD 530F alongside one of six (6) MD 530G Attack Helicopters ordered by the Malaysian Ministry of Defence. The glass cockpit solutions featured in these aircraft will be FAA Certified and available to all MD 530 airframe operators.

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Tags: Heli Expo MD Helicopters
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Feb
27
2018

HeliDax signs a Health Monitoring contract with Safran

Posted by jhadmin

Safran Helicopter Engines is proud to introduce HeliDax as new customer of its Health Monitoring service.

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Tags: HeliDax Safran Helicopter Engines
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Feb
27
2018

KAMAN SCHEDULED TO MAKE RECORD NUMBER OF K-MAX® NEW PRODUCTION DELIVERIES IN MARCH

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS--Feb. 27, 2018-- Kaman Aerosystems, a division of the aerospace segment of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN), announced today at HAI Heli-Expo that a record number of K-MAX® production deliveries are planned for March 2018.

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Feb
27
2018

Mecaer Aviation Group Signs First VIP Bell 505

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HAI Heli-Expo – February 27, 2018 – Mecaer Aviation Group, Inc. (MAG) signed a VIP interior in the first commercially operated Bell 505 today at Heli-Expo.

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Tags: Bell 505 Heli Expo MAG Mecaer Aviation Group
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Feb
27
2018

Curtiss-Wright to Provide Sikorsky with Air Data Computers and Windshield Anti-Ice Controllers

Posted by jhadmin

HELI-EXPO 2018 - Las Vegas, Nevada (Booth #C854) – February 27, 2018 -- Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today announced that it was awarded a contract by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, to provide its Air Data Computer (ADC) and Windshield Anti-Ice Controller (WAIC) technology for use on multiple variants of the Black Hawk helicopter delivered to the U.S. Army and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers.

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Tags: ADC Air Data Computer Black Hawk Curtiss Wright Curtiss-Wright Defense Lockheed Martin Sikorsky US Army WAIC Windshield Anti-Ice Controller
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Feb
27
2018

Heliflite China orders 10 Airbus light helicopters and becomes official distributor in China

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, Airbus Helicopters has signed with Heliflite China for an order of seven H125 and three H130 aircraft. The company, based in Xian, China, has also been accredited as an official Airbus Helicopters distributor in the region, supporting Airbus’ growth in this rapidly developing market.

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Tags: Airbus Helicopters H125 H130 Heliflite China
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Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky Signs with San Diego Fire-Rescue Air Operations to Deliver S-70i FIREHAWK®

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 - Today, Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, signed to deliver one S-70i™ Black Hawk helicopter in a baseline configuration to the city of San Diego at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo.

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Tags: Heli Expo Lockheed Martin San Diego Sikorsky
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Feb
27
2018

Metro Aviation places order for 25 Airbus EC145e helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, 27 February 2018 – Airbus Helicopters Inc. announced Tuesday that Metro Aviation Inc. had ordered an unprecedented 25 EC145e helicopters that it will place into service providing air medical transport and other aerial services. It is one of the larger commercial helicopter orders ever booked by the U.S. based company.

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Tags: Airbus Metro
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Feb
27
2018

Safran launches new e-Spares service

Posted by jhadmin

The Health Monitoring service for helicopter engines, launched last October at Helitech International allows customers to track engine life data and thus reduce unplanned events. Engine life can be improved with the early detection of low signals, prognosis analysis and maintenance plan customization.

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Tags: Safran
Categories: Press Releases


Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky and HABCO Industries enter into Exclusive Equipment Distribution Agreement

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 - Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE:LMT) has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with HABCO Industries to supply ground support equipment products for the maintenance, servicing and manufacturing production of Sikorsky helicopter products. The announcement was made at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo.

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Tags: Lockheed Martin Sikorsky
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Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky and United Rotorcraft to Describe Transformation of Military Black Hawks into Firefighting FIREHAWKS®

Posted by jhadmin

Sikorsky and United Rotorcraft will join together in front of an actual L.A. County FIREHAWK to describe the transformation Black Hawks undergo to create the most efficient fire-fighting helicopter - and feature crews who flew them first-hand in the severe fires L.A. County experienced this past December.

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Tags: Black Hawk FIREHAWK Sikorsky United Rotorcraft
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Feb
27
2018

Jason Kielau Joins Eagle Copters as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Posted by jhadmin

(Calgary, AB) - With an ongoing focus to expand worldwide fleet management programs and customer-focused support, Eagle is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Kielau to the role of Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

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Feb
27
2018

Kopter signed with Rainier International Inc. for 10 SH09

Posted by jhadmin

Las Vegas, February 27th, 2018 - Kopter Group signed a memorandum of Agreement with Rainier International Inc, a subsidiary of Elling Halverson Inc, for the purchase of five (5) SH09 helicopters with options for as many as five (5) additional aircraft for delivery within the next three (3) years.

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Tags: Elling Halverson Kopter Group SH09
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Feb
27
2018

SW-4 SOLO OPTIONALLY PILOTED HELICOPTER PERFORMS ITS FIRST FLIGHT WITH NO SAFETY PILOT ONBOARD

Posted by jhadmin

Leonardo announced today that the SW-4 Solo optionally piloted helicopter successfully completed its maiden flight with no safety pilot onboard at Taranto-Grottaglie Airport (Southern Italy). The aircraft flew for 45 minutes and all systems performed as expected with excellent controllability and handling qualities. Tests included, among others, remote engine start up and shut down with ground run, automatic take-off and landing, hovering OGE (Out of Ground Effect) and acceleration to forward flight, automatic way point navigation to and from the area of operation and simulation of a surveillance mission. The aircraft reached an altitude of 1500 ft and up to 60 knots airspeed during the flight.

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Tags: Leonardo SW-4 Solo
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Feb
27
2018

Sikorsky Advances iFly Sikorsky™

Posted by jhadmin

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 27, 2018 ̶ Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), today unveiled the latest version of its iPad flight calculator application for S-92® and S-76D™ helicopters. In addition to replicating common performance calculations and performing as weight-and-balance calculator, iFly Sikorsky v2.0 now connects to internet based weather data (METAR) and offers an entirely new graphical interface.

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Tags: iFly Sikorsky Lockheed Martin Sikorsky
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Feb
27
2018

OAMTC subscribes to new Safran Health Monitoring service

Posted by jhadmin

Safran Helicopter Engines is proud to announce ÖAMTC (Österreichischer Automobil-, Motorrad- und Touring Club) as one of the first major customers to sign a Premium Health Monitoring contract.

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Tags: OAMTC Safran Helicopter Engines
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Feb
27
2018

FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL PROMOTES SUREN MERAS TO SENIOR DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS

Posted by jhadmin

NEW YORK (February 27, 2018) – FlightSafety International announces that Suren Meras has been promoted to Senior Director, Operations. Suren oversees FlightSafety’s pilot, dispatch and instructor training. He is also responsible for Customer Support, & Media Technology Management Operations.

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Tags: FlightSafety Suren Meras
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Feb
27
2018

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

Posted by jhadmin

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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Tags: CAMP CAMP Systems International Leonardo
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Feb
27
2018

LifePort Delivers Lightweight Armor Kit for Columbia Helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

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™

Posted by jhadmin

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

Posted by jhadmin

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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