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Jun
29
2016

MECAER AVIATION GROUP ANNOUNCES FAA STC FOR AIR MEDICAL INTERIOR

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Irving, TX – Mecaer Aviation Group, Inc. (MAG) announced it has successfully validated its Airbus H145 medical interior system with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The initial system was launched with Inaer, part of Babcock International Group, which is one of the world’s leading providers of mission-critical services.

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Jun
29
2016

INTEGRATED MICROWAVE TECHNOLOGIES (IMT) AIRBORNE VIDEO DOWNLINK SYSTEM (AVDS) TAKES OFF AT ALEA EXPO 2016

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SAVANNAH, GA, JUNE 29, 2016 – Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), a leader in advanced digital microwave systems serving the law enforcement, broadcast, sports and entertainment markets, is showcasing its Airborne Video Downlink System (AVDS) at ALEA EXPO 2016 (Booth 501). IMT’s AVDS includes the Mini MobilCMDR, CIRAS-x6, CRx6 and DR3 IP Diversity Receiver, as well as the new VNS Video Streaming Server.

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Jun
30
2016

LORD Corporation Adds Driveshaft Transmission Boot Repair Service Offering

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(Cary, N.C. – June 30, 2016) – LORD Corporation – a leader in the management of vibration, noise and motion control – is now offering main driveshaft transmission boot repair services for Bell 412HP and 412EP/EPi models.

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Jun
30
2016

NATA Names New Board of Directors Members and Acting President

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Washington – Last week at its annual Membership Meeting, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the reelection of Andy Priester, President and Chief Executive Officer, Priester Aviation in Wheeling, IL, as Chair of the NATA Board of Directors. Greg Schmidt, President and CEO, Pentastar Aviation in Waterford, MI, was elected to serve as Board Vice Chair.

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Jun
30
2016

Frasca/Grob Simulator on Display at Farnborough

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June 30, 2016. Frasca International, Inc. Urbana, Illinois announces that their Grob G120TP-SIM Flight Training Device (FTD) will be on display in the Grob booth at the Farnborough Air Show (July 11-18). The FTD on display is one of a series of FTDs built as part of a Long Term Supply Agreement (LTSA) between Frasca International, Inc. and Grob Aircraft AG, Mattsies/Germany.

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Jun
30
2016

Helicentre Aviation Opens First East Coast USA Cabri Operation

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Leading UK-based helicopter training academy Helicentre Aviation has expanded into the USA, opening the first East Coast Cabri G2 operation at Kissimmee Airport in Orlando, Florida. The brand new aircraft was taken for its maiden flight in US airspace last week after being shipped from the Guimbal factory in Marseille, France and re-assembled by engineers from US distributor Precision Helicopters. Chairman Chris Line flew the helicopter into Kissimmee Airport on Saturday.

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Jul
01
2016

FLIGHTSAFETY PROMOTES ROBERT STANDLEY TO MANAGER OF ITS LEARNING CENTER IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

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NEW YORK (July 1, 2016) – FlightSafety International announces that Robert Standley has been promoted to Manager of the company’s Learning Center in Seattle, Washington.

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Jul
01
2016

GlobalAir.com Aviation Scholarship Now Open for Applications

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GlobalAir.com is pleased to announce the opening for application submissions for the GlobalAir.com Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship. The scholarship is offered to all students who are U.S. Citizens and currently enrolled in an accredited university or college aviation program for the 2016-2017 school year.

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Jul
04
2016

FLIGHT SCHOOL REVOLUTION AVIATION STARTS FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR WITH 100% GRADUATE EMPLOYMENT

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Newport Beach, CA – July 4th, 2016 - The newest and only helicopter flight school to start up within four decades in Newport Beach enters their fourth year with quite the bang on July 4th!

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Tags: EatSleepFly Revolution Aviation
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Jul
05
2016

VIH Aerospace Performing EC130 Inspections

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada – VIH Aerospace (VIHA - www.vihaerospace.com), a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, manufacturing, repair and overhaul (MMRO) services has delivered an Airbus EC130B4 which required an Annual Inspection in addition to a 150-hour inspection, to a prominent, private customer in Western Canada.

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Tags: Airbus EC130B4 MMRO VIH Aerospace VIHA
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Jul
06
2016

UV LED Leak Detection Flashlight Easily Spots All Aviation Fluid Leaks

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Westbury, New York — Spectroline’s® OPTI-LUX™ 365 (OLX-365) LED leak detection flashlight is key to preventive maintenance. That’s because help aviation maintenance technicians find even the smallest leaks fluid systems in mere minutes and is ideal for all aviation fluid system applications.

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Jul
06
2016

EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY-WORLDWIDE TO OFFER sUAS SAFETY AND OPERATIONAL FAMILIARIZATION WORKSHOP AT DRONE WORLD EXPO

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SAN JOSE, CA, July 6, 2016 - Drone World Expo 2016, in conjunction with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide, has launched an all new workshop - "Multirotor sUAS Safety and Operational Familiarization for the Commercial Operator." This one-day, hands-on course, to be offered as a pre-event workshop at Drone World Expo on Monday, November 14th at the San Jose Convention Center, introduces small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) commercial operators to topics and concepts essential for safe, legal, and responsible use of multirotor systems within the U.S. National Airspace System.

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Jul
06
2016

NTSB Report Released for Wikieup, AZ

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On June 23, 2016, about 1420 mountain standard time, a Robinson R66, N117TW, collided with terrain under unknown circumstances near Wikieup, Arizona. Guidance Aviation was operating the helicopter under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 91. The commercial pilot and the commercial pilot rated passenger sustained fatal injuries. The helicopter was destroyed during the accident sequence, and the cabin area was consumed by a post impact fire. The cross-country positioning flight departed Prescott, Arizona, about 1340 with a planned destination of Riverside, California. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and no flight plan had been filed.

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Jul
06
2016

NTSB Report Released for Zeeland, MI

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On June 27, 2016, about 1430 central daylight time, an Enstrom 208FX helicopter, N518EG, experienced an engine fire, while waiting for departure from the Ottawa Executive airport (Z98), Zeeland, Michigan. The flight instructor and student pilot were not injured and the helicopter was damaged by fire. The helicopter was registered to and operated by Blue Sun Air, LLC, Zeeland, Michigan, under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as an instructional flight. Day visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time.

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Jul
06
2016

ROSS AVIATION ACQUIRES SIX FORMER LANDMARK FBOS, JOINS AVFUEL-BRANDED NETWORK

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DENVER, Colo. / GENERAL AVIATION NEWS – Ross Aviation has acquired the ownership and operation of six former Landmark Aviation FBOs, adding strategic locations to Avfuel’s branded network in Anchorage, Alaska (PANC); Fresno, Calif. (KFAT); Palm Springs, Calif. (KTRM); Scottsdale, Ariz. (KSDL); Washington, D.C. (KIAD); and White Plains, N.Y. (KHPN).

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Jul
06
2016

Maverick Helicopters unveils exclusive air and landing Hana Rainforest experience on Maui

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Maui, Hawaii– TMaverick Helicopters is now offering Maui’s first-ever air and landing Hana Rainforest Experience. The 75-minute excursion is unlike any other in Hawaii.

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Jul
06
2016

Executive AirShare Secures Major Investment from Curran Companies

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LENEXA, Kan. – Executive AirShare is proud to announce a majority recapitalization in partnership with a group led by Kansas City-based family investment firm, Curran Companies. Curran Companies is a long term fractional ownership customer of Executive AirShare, and will now focus on growing the nation’s third largest fractional aircraft provider into new markets. While Executive AirShare founder Bob Taylor and investor Dave Murfin still maintain significant ownership in the business, the newly formed LLC is controlled by the Curran investment group. Curran Companies is led by Pat and Wiley Curran and has deep roots in the Midwestern business community.

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Jul
07
2016

AEM Announces New Sales Manager

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Avionics Company Anodyne Electronics Manufacturing Corp (AEM) has announced the appointment of Tony Weller as their new Sales Manager.

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Jul
07
2016

CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS ASK FAA FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IN ADVANCE OF PUBLIC MEETING TO DISCUSS PROPOSED FILTRATION REGULATION CHANGES

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ST. LOUIS, Missouri, July 6, 2016 — Engine filtration experts from Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a business unit within Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) will present July 7 at a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) meeting being held to discuss proposed policy changes to the Inlet Barrier Filtration (IBF) certification process for helicopters. The public meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn at Fort Worth Alliance Airport from 9 a.m. to noon.

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Jul
07
2016

TE Connectivity’s Snap-Lug Power Connector Introduced as the Next Generation of Terminal Lugs

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HARRISBURG, Pa. – July 07, 2016 – TE Connectivity Ltd. (TE) (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, introduces its Snap-Lug power connector, a ruggedized power connector that enables a dependable and rapid method for interconnecting heavy gauge power cables to bus bars, relays, batteries, power cables, grounding devices and more. The Snap-Lug connector replaces current terminal lugs with a safe, reliable, quick disconnect without the need for a torque wrench or nuts and washers.

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Jul
07
2016

FAA Policy Helps Modernize GA Airplanes and Helicopters

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A new Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) policy (PDF) encourages general aviation aircraft owners to voluntary install safety equipment on airplanes and helicopters that is not required by the agency’s regulations. It will reduce costs and streamline the installation of Non-Required Safety Enhancing Equipment (NORSEE) into the general aviation fleet.

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Jul
07
2016

FLIGHTSAFETY TO OFFER PART 142 APPROVED NVG TRAINING IN LEVEL D QUALIFIED SIMULATORS IN DALLAS

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NEW YORK (July 7, 2016) – FlightSafety International announces that it will offer Part 142 approved Night Vision Goggle training using Level D qualified simulators in Dallas. The courses provide in-depth instruction on the equipment and focus on the efficient and effective use of the goggles through scenario based and mission specific exercises.

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Jul
07
2016

Mexican Navy selects Rockwell Collins to deliver Transportable Blackhawk Operations Simulator

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Rockwell Collins will deliver one Transportable Blackhawk Operations Simulator (T-BOS) and associated services to the Mexican Navy in Veracruz, Mexico, making this delivery the seventeenth T-BOS delivered to domestic and international customers for the UH-60M Blackhawk helicopter.

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Jul
07
2016

Rockwell Collins reaches key milestone for enabling commercial UAS flight beyond visual line of sight

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 7, 2016) - Rockwell Collins, in collaboration with The University of Iowa’s Operator Performance Lab (OPL), successfully controlled an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) using its end-to-end UAS integrated avionics solution. The test flight was a key milestone toward the successful operation of UAS beyond an operator’s visual line of sight in the National Airspace System (NAS).

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Jul
08
2016

Ukrainian Helicopters Aviation Company selects Becker Avionics' digital ICS

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July 7, 2016 - Miramar, FL - Becker Avionics is pleased to announce that Ukrainian Helicopters Aviation Company has signed a contract for the retrofit of their 28 multipurpose Mi-8 MTV-1 medium lift helicopters with the Becker DVCS 6100 Digital Audio System.

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Jul
08
2016

Intuitive Machines used 3W-powered unmanned aerial vehicle platform for flights in Antarctica

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At the end of February 2016, mechatronics lead Kevin Bass of Intuitive Machines and contracted pilot Mike Laible set off on a planned excursion to Antarctica. In cooperation with the UTIG (University of Texas Institute for Geophysics) and ICECAP (Investigating the Cryospheric Evolution of the Central Antarctic Plate) Intuitive Machines successfully flew multiple runs with a 3W-powered unmanned aerial vehicle platform, Tiburon Jr., on the coast of Antarctica.

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Jul
08
2016

NTSB Report on El Centro, CA Released

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On June 27, 2016, at 2010 Pacific daylight time, a Robinson R44 helicopter, N8325X, experienced a loss of engine power during cruise and made a forced landing to an open field in El Centro, California. Custom Ag operated the helicopter under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 137 as an agricultural crop dusting operation. The pilot, the sole occupant, was not injured. The helicopter sustained substantial damage to the tail boom. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the night local crop dusting flight that departed a private airstrip about 2000, the night of the accident.

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Jul
08
2016

METRO AVIATION OBTAINS STC AND COMPLETES FIRST TWO HIGH PERFORMANCE AIRBUS H135S IN THE U.S.

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Metro Aviation has delivered two Airbus Helicopters H135 (P3) aircraft to California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR), the first of five H135 air medical transport helicopters the operator ordered last year. CALSTAR is the first U.S. customer for this significantly improved and updated variant of the most popular twin-engine helicopter chosen by air medical transport service operators.

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Tags: Airbus Helicopters CALIFORNIA SHOCK TRAUMA AIR RESCUE CALSTAR H135 metro aviation
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Jul
08
2016

APEM, INC. INTRODUCES NEW HIGH SECURITY EMERGENCY STOP SWITCH

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VISTA, CALIFORNIA - The new A02ES-H is APEM’s latest addition to an expanding line of industrial emergency stop switches.

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Jul
09
2016

AERO Specialties, Inc. continues to build an international presence in ground support

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Boise, ID, – Following a very positive showing at the 2016 European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva Switzerland one month ago, Derek Rose and Dan Meyer are headed to London July 11th through July 17th for the Farnborough International Airshow. As one of the largest aerospace expositions in the world the event offers an excellent opportunity to demonstrate the unique features of the AERO Specialties ground support equipment.

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