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Apr
27
2017

FAA Publishes First Set of UAS Facility Maps

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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today published more than 200 facility maps to streamline the commercial drone authorization process. The maps depict areas and altitudes near airports where UAS may operate safely. But drone operators still need FAA authorization to fly in those areas.

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Apr
27
2017

FOR COCKPIT VOICE AND FLIGHT RECORDER SYSTEM TO UPGRADE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES’ CH-146 FLEET

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ASHBURN, Va. – April 27, 2017 -- Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today announced that it was selected by Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Limited to provide its cockpit voice and flight recorder technology to upgrade the cockpit electronics in the Canadian Armed Forces’ fleet of Bell CH-146 Griffon multi-role utility helicopters. Under the agreement, Curtiss-Wright will provide Bell Helicopter Textron Canada with a cockpit voice and flight recorder subsystem, comprising its Fortress 757 Flight Recorder and a Cockpit Area Microphone. The initial contract, which began in mid-2016, runs through to mid-2018 and is valued at $1.88 million. Shipments begin in May 2017.

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Apr
27
2017

2 injured after helicopter crashes next to NC home - myfox8.com

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myfox8.com2 injured after helicopter crashes next to NC homemyfox8.comNEWTON, N.C. — Two people were injured when a helicopter crashed next to a home in Catawba County Thursday afternoon, WSOC

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Apr
27
2017

Lockheed Martin to upgrade sensor systems Japan's Apache ... - UPI.com

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UPI.comLockheed Martin to upgrade sensor systems Japan's Apache ...UPI.comLockheed Martin has contracted to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor for

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Apr
27
2017

Sergey Anoanov to tell all about new world record attempt at Helitech International 2017

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27 April 2017: Unperturbed from surviving a forced landing in the Artic during his first attempt, this summer Sergey Anoanov will once again try and become the first pilot to circumnavigate the globe in a helicopter weighing less than one tonne. In October he will share his, hopefully successful, story at the Helitech International event in London.

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Apr
27
2017

Vector Aerospace enhances the Huey’s hot, high and heavy performance with its UH-1H3 upgrade

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Langley, BC – Vector Aerospace, a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, continues to support the needs of Bell Huey helicopter operators worldwide with its UH-1H3 (“Hot, High, Heavy”) upgrade & modernization program.

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Tags: Bell Huey UH-1H3 Vector Aerospace
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Apr
27
2017

HUBZone Engine Support On Display at 2017 AAAA Mission Solutions Summit

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McLean, Virginia – M International, a leading provider of aftermarket technical, MRO, and supply chain management services for the aerospace and defense industry, is pleased to announce its HUBZone approved MRO network will be exhibiting at booth #428 from 26 through 28 April during the 2017 Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit held at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Resort in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Apr
27
2017

ARGUS ANNOUNCES NEW RELEASE OF COMPAIR AIRCRAFT EVALUATION TOOL

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ARGUS International, Inc. (ARGUS) in conjunction with AirPower Software, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of the completely redesigned CompAir, the Ultimate Aircraft Evaluation Tool.

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Tags: AirPower Argus CompAir
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Apr
27
2017

Russian Helicopters transfers Mi-171E to Pakistan - Vertical Magazine (press release)

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Russian Helicopters transfers Mi-171E to PakistanVertical Magazine (press release)Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, handed over a civilian multirole helicopter Mi-171E to the

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Apr
27
2017

BAE Systems unveils next-gen threat warning system for helicopters - DefenseNews.com

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DefenseNews.comBAE Systems unveils next-gen threat warning system for helicoptersDefenseNews.comNASHVILLE, Tenn. — BAE Systems has long been a supplier of threat warning systems on current U.S. Army

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Apr
27
2017

Tortured soul of a 1970s helicopter pilot caught on camera - Daily Mail

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Daily MailTortured soul of a 1970s helicopter pilot caught on cameraDaily MailIt is claimed that the lieutenant is tied to the Westland Whirlwind helicopter in the afterlife and sits in it awaiting a

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Apr
27
2017

County paramedics to man new helicopter service | News | The ... - Walterboro Live

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Walterboro LiveCounty paramedics to man new helicopter service | News | The ...Walterboro LiveColleton County has entered into an employee leasing agreement with Med-Trans Corporation that will have

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Apr
27
2017

Volunteers work to transform vintage helicopter into float - The Daily Herald

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The Daily HeraldVolunteers work to transform vintage helicopter into floatThe Daily HeraldSince the fall, Quistorf and others have been transforming a decommissioned vintage helicopter into a

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Apr
27
2017

Worldwide Rotorcraft Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Market Projected to reach USD XXXX million at forecast period - Herald Analyst

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Herald AnalystWorldwide Rotorcraft Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Market Projected to reach USD XXXX million at forecast periodHerald AnalystMarket.Biz: Research Report on Rotorcraft Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

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Apr
26
2017

Expect Low Flying Helicopters Between Fortuna and Arcata Tomorrow and Friday - Redheaded Blackbelt

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Redheaded BlackbeltExpect Low Flying Helicopters Between Fortuna and Arcata Tomorrow and FridayRedheaded BlackbeltTomorrow and Friday, April 27 and 28, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will

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Apr
26
2017

3 Rescued After US Navy Helicopter Crashes Near Guam - U.S. News & World Report

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fox5sandiego.com3 Rescued After US Navy Helicopter Crashes Near GuamU.S. News & World Report3 Rescued After US Navy Helicopter Crashes Near Guam. Two pilots and a crewmember have been rescued after

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Apr
26
2017

New rules: No helicopters, bounce houses in Jackson parks - Canton Repository

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Canton RepositoryNew rules: No helicopters, bounce houses in Jackson parksCanton RepositoryNew rules: No helicopters, bounce houses in Jackson parks. Wednesday. Apr 26, 2017 at 4:17 PM. Regulations

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Apr
26
2017

San Diego Police Department Helicopters to Get Internet, GPS - NBC Southern California

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NBC Southern CaliforniaSan Diego Police Department Helicopters to Get Internet, GPSNBC Southern CaliforniaThe San Diego Police Department's helicopters will soon be feature new, high-tech upgrades,

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Apr
26
2017

Man pointed laser at helicopter: WA police - NEWS.com.au

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Perth NowMan pointed laser at helicopter: WA policeNEWS.com.auThe beam was pointed at a patrol helicopter on Wednesday night, and police say they were able to pinpoint where it was coming from,

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Apr
26
2017

Lawmakers push Israel to buy Connecticut made Sikorsky helicopters - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

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WTNH Connecticut News (press release)Lawmakers push Israel to buy Connecticut made Sikorsky helicoptersWTNH Connecticut News (press release)WASHINGTON D.C. (WTNH) — A group of Connecticut and New

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Apr
26
2017

New technology boosting efforts of San Diego police helicopters - The San Diego Union-Tribune

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The San Diego Union-TribuneNew technology boosting efforts of San Diego police helicoptersThe San Diego Union-TribunePolice helicopter pilots in San Diego are getting a boost from new technology that

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Apr
26
2017

CCAD looking to capitalize on Army plan to upgrade helicopters - KRIS Corpus Christi News

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KRIS Corpus Christi NewsCCAD looking to capitalize on Army plan to upgrade helicoptersKRIS Corpus Christi NewsThe Corpus Christi Army Depot is looking to capitalize on a major military program in the

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Apr
26
2017

Helicopter crash victim now in dispute with employer | Echo Press - Alexandria Echo Press

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Alexandria Echo PressHelicopter crash victim now in dispute with employer | Echo PressAlexandria Echo PressMiles Weske, a flight paramedic, was the most seriously injured in the Sept. 17 helicopter

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Apr
26
2017

AHS International Supports Uber’s Vision of Electric VTOL

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Fairfax, Virginia, — AHS International, The Vertical Flight Technical Society, applauds Uber Technologies for its bold plan to transform urban transportation with electric Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) aircraft. Uber is convening its Elevate Summit this week (April 25-27) in Dallas, Texas, featuring more than 50 speakers over three days, many of whom are AHS members.

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Tags: AHS International Uber Technologies Vertical Flight Technical Society
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Apr
26
2017

Gulf Helicopters to provide Pratt & Whitney Canada Mobile Repair Team services in the Middle East

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In a ceremony held in Gulf Helicopters HQ in Doha, State of Qatar, Pratt & Whitney Canada Customer Service Centre Europe GmbH (a Joint venture of P&WC and MTU Germany) announced the inauguration of its Middle East Support Base at Gulf Helicopters the Premium Service Provider (PSP) for Pratt & Whitney in the region, the ceremony were attended by top officials of both companies.

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Apr
26
2017

Uber to Collaborate with Bell Helicopter to Develop Urban Electric VTOLs

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Uber will be working with Bell Helicopter as a collaborator to accelerate the eventual large-scale deployment of electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (VTOLs) in order to fulfill its mission of providing a safe, reliable transportation service to everyone, everywhere.

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Apr
26
2017

UF Health ShandsCair Helicopter arrives in Bay County

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A UF Health ShandsCair helicopter landed on the hospital's helipad Tuesday afternoon marking Bay Medical Sacred Heart's partnership with Shands and Med-Trans Corporation.

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Apr
26
2017

Lockheed Martin to Upgrade and Support Sensors for Japan's Apache Fleet

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received contracts to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M‑TADS/PNVS) system for Japan's fleet of AH-64DJP Apache attack helicopters and provide Performance Based Logistics (PBL) support.

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Apr
26
2017

Airbus Helicopters celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Gazelle’s maiden flight

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Marignane, France, Airbus Helicopters celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Gazelle’s maiden flight today during a conference at the museum of aviation in St Victoret, near the company headquarters.

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Apr
26
2017

Garmin® announces G5000H upgrade program for the Sikorsky S-70 and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters

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OLATHE, Kan. /April 26, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the availability of the G5000H integrated flight deck upgrade for the existing fleet of Sikorsky S-70 and UH-60A/L Black Hawk helicopters through Global Aviation Solutions (GAS). The G5000H modernizes the cockpit, offers key safety enhancements, improves situational awareness and fulfills global airspace modernization initiatives. Additionally, the G5000H upgrade offers greater reliability, provides added cost-savings that solves avionics obsolescence and expands the operational capability of these versatile helicopters.

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Tags: G5000H Garmin International S-70 Sikorsky UH-60A UH-60L
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