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Jan
09
2019

The Vertical Flight Society Salutes Bell’s Nexus eVTOL Air Taxi Design

Posted by jhadmin

Fairfax, Virginia, USA — The Vertical Flight Society, the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, salutes the unveiling of the Bell Nexus hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft today at CES 2019, the world's largest consumer technology show.

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Jan
09
2019

Bell Training Academy Chief Flight Instructor Receives HAI’s Salute to Excellence W.A. “Dub” Blessing Flight Instructor of the Year Award

Posted by jhadmin

Alexandria, Va. (January 09, 2019) – Helicopter Association International (HAI) is pleased to announce today that Marty Wright, Chief Flight Instructor at the Bell Training Academy, is the 2019 recipient of the W.A. “Dub” Blessing Flight Instructor of the Year Award. This award, sponsored by H. Ross Perot and the Perot family, recognizes superlative contributions by a helicopter flight instructor in upholding high standards of excellence. The award will be presented at HAI’s Salute to Excellence Awards luncheon at HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 in Atlanta.

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Tags: Bell Helicopter HAI Marty Wright
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Jan
09
2019

Kim Stephenson Joins Universal Avionics as Regional Sales Manager for Canada

Posted by jhadmin

Tucson, AZ - January 9, 2019 – Robert Clare, Director of Sales for Universal Avionics (UA), announces that Ms. Kim Stephenson has been appointed to the position of Regional Sales Manager for Canada.

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Tags: Kim Stephenson Universal Avionics
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Jan
09
2019

HeliSOS Project Manager Named Recipient of HAI’s Salute to Excellence BLR Aerospace Excellence in Safety Award

Posted by jhadmin

Alexandria, Va. (January 09, 2019) – Helicopter Association International (HAI) is pleased to announce today that Chris Sharpe, project manager of HeliSOS in Guatemala, is the 2019 winner of HAI’s Salute to Excellence BLR Aerospace Excellence in Safety Award. With this award, HAI acknowledges outstanding contributions in the promotion of safety and safety awareness throughout the international helicopter community. The award will be presented at HAI’s Salute to Excellence Awards luncheon at HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 in Atlanta.

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Tags: Chris Sharpe HAI HeliSOS
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Jan
10
2019

TracPlus introduces FastTrac — a cost-effective solution for satellite tracking at cellular speeds

Posted by jhadmin

10 January 2019 - TracPlus Global have announced today their new feature, FastTrac. FastTrac allows customers satellite tracking at cellular speeds — without the cost.

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Tags: FastTrac TracPlus
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Jan
10
2019

Garmin announces Q1 2019 aviation webinars

Posted by jhadmin

Garmin is pleased to announce aviation webinars through the first-half of 2019. Ranging from Garmin Pilot tips and tricks, cost-effective autopilot upgrades to low-cost avionics solutions, these free webinars offer pilots and customers with a broad overview of the latest Garmin has to offer, while also providing a general operational overview of its vast product line.

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Jan
10
2019

Indonesian Air Force places order for eight additional H225Ms

Posted by jhadmin

The Indonesian Air Force has ordered eight additional twin-engine multirole H225M helicopters as part of the country’s fleet-strengthening initiative for a combat search and rescue-capable fleet.

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Tags: Airbus H225M
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Jan
10
2019

ELITE TH100 featured in Tampa Bay News 13 video

Posted by jhadmin

Oviedo, Fl.—January 10, 2019—Tampa Bay News 13 aired a video Wednesday about how the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is using their recently-purchased ELITE TH100 helicopter Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD) to help their pilots recover from VFR into IMC conditions. A link to the story and video is below.

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Tags: AATD Elite Pinellas County Sheriff TH100
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Jan
10
2019

HAI Calls for End to Government Shutdown

Posted by jhadmin

Helicopter Association International (HAI) today joined a coalition of more than 30 aviation-related associations in delivering a letter to the federal government, advising the administration and Congress to end the partial government shutdown that is negatively affecting general aviation operations.

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Tags: Government Shutdown HAI
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Jan
13
2019

Andreas Hermansky Receives HAI’s Salute to Excellence Appareo Pilot of the Year Award

Posted by jhadmin

Alexandria, Va. – Helicopter Association International (HAI) is pleased to announce today that Andreas Hermansky, a pilot for Temsco Helicopters in Alaska, is the 2019 recipient of the Pilot of the Year Award. This award, sponsored by Appareo, recognizes an outstanding single feat performed by a helicopter pilot during the year or extraordinary professionalism over a period of time. Nominees must be active helicopter pilots. The award will be presented at HAI’s Salute to Excellence Awards luncheon at HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 in Atlanta.

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Tags: Andreas Hermansky HAI Temsco Helicopters
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Jan
13
2019

DeWitte Binkley Receives HAI’s Salute to Excellence Bell Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted by jhadmin

Alexandria, Va. – Helicopter Association International (HAI) is pleased to announce today that DeWitte Binkley, General Manager at SureFlight in Coatesville, PA, is the 2019 recipient of the Salute to Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award. This award, sponsored by Bell, salutes excellence in management and leadership. The award is granted to an individual for long and significant service to the international helicopter community. Nominees need not be licensed pilots. The award will be presented at HAI’s Salute to Excellence Awards luncheon at HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 in Atlanta.

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Tags: DeWitte Binkley HAI SureFlight
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Jan
13
2019

EASA Certification Allows European Customers Direct and Speedy Access to Tension Torsion Straps

Posted by jhadmin

(Cary, N.C.) – LORD Corporation–a leader in the management of vibration, noise and motion control – is now certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for Tension Torsion (TT) straps. The certification allows LORD to sell EASA-certified STC parts direct and through authorized distributors in Europe.

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Tags: EASA LORD Corporation Tension Torsion Straps
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Jan
14
2019

Giving Back More Than We Take Out

Posted by jhadmin

In an effort to give back to the aviation community, two companies, Helicopter Online Ground School and Five Alpha LLC, have combined their unique talents in training and education and are working with the FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) to help provide free quality safety training to the aviation community. In their first webinar the team produced “Heliport Accident Prevention – What You Don’t Know Can Kill You” which saw over 800 participants sign up for.

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Tags: FAASTeam Five Alpha LLC Helicopter Online Ground School
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Jan
15
2019

Aero Dynamix Celebrates 25 Years

Posted by jhadmin

Aero Dynamix Inc. (ADI), is extremely proud to announce our celebration of “25 Years” in business as one of the world’s industry experts of Night Vision Compatible Lighting Solutions and Modifications. “Every year since 1994, Aero Dynamix has continued to grow and expand our capabilities and expertise in becoming the leader and innovator for integrated NVIS and Non-NVIS lighting solutions that we are today”

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Tags: 25 Years Aero Dynamix
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Jan
15
2019

SOUTHEAST AEROSPACE WINS OPPORTUNITY ON $50B SEAPORT NEXT GENERATION CONTRACT

Posted by jhadmin

(Melbourne, FL). — Southeast Aerospace, a leading Aerospace solutions company, has been awarded the opportunity to provide project management and engineering support services for the U.S. Navy through a new contract vehicle, SeaPort-NxG.

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Tags: SouthEast Aerospace
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Jan
15
2019

DOT UAS Initiatives

Posted by jhadmin

On January 14, 2019, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced proposed new rules and a pilot project to allow unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or more commonly called drones, to fly overnight and over people without waivers under certain conditions and to further integrate drones safely into the national airspace system.

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Tags: FAA UAS USDOT
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