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Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:49:00 -0400

A traditional topping out ceremony has taken place to mark the construction of the new search and rescue helicopter base at Humberside Airport reaching its full height.


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:31:00 -0400

Marignane, France - The first Level D full-flight simulator for Airbus Helicopters' EC175 rotorcraft has received airworthiness certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency.


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:13:00 -0400

Alaska Dispatch News - Helicopter service to the remote island of Little Diomede has been halted while state and federal agencies sort out a transportation contract, temporarily leaving residents without their weekly lifeline to the Alaska mainland.


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:41:00 -0400

pddnet.com - The 'dropship' quadcopter and mockup rover are used for testing the ESA's latest StarTiger project, Dropter. The dropship has to steer itself to lower a rover gently onto a safe patch of the rocky martian surface.


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:25:00 -0400

Clearwater, Fla. - AAR's composites manufacturing facility has earned Nadcap accreditation to fabricate and build composite parts and assemblies for commercial and military markets, including the Sikorsky S-92.


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:07:00 -0400

Alexandria, Va. - Helicopter Foundation International (HFI) recognizes the need for qualified commercial helicopter pilots and helicopter maintenance technicians and is proud to offer a variety of scholarships to help support students studying to become part of tomorrow's industry.
 


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:49:00 -0400

Wichita, Kan. – EagleMed LLC has entered Level 3 of the FAA's voluntary Safety Management System, reflecting the company's unwavering commitment to safety.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:18:00 -0400

Alexandria, Va. - The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) announces selection of Jon Beatty, president & CEO of Flight Safety Foundation; Joshua Hebert, founder of Magellan Jets; Levi Stockton, president of Advanced Air & Jet Center, Los Angeles; and Dave Davenport, senior vice president of FlightSafety International to the ACSF Board of Governors.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:54:00 -0400

Everett, Wash. – Precision Fuel Components, LLC announces the addition of Steve Brincat. Steve brings 39 years of technical experience. Steve will be supporting efforts internationally in technical customer support and sales.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:31:00 -0400

Victoria, BC, Canada – Airlift AS will be adding Latitude Technologies' IONode ION3A FDM recording and reporting devices to the Latitude SkyNode S200 flight-tracking, voice, and data transceivers installed in Airlift's fleet of AS350 aircraft.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:04:00 -0400

Middletown, Del. - Summit Aviation has completed its 200th depopulation of a Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:45:00 -0400

Metro Aviation recently completed and delivered a new EC145 for Boston MedFlight, a critical care transport service in New England. This is the second EC145 that Metro has completed for Boston MedFlight.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:27:00 -0400

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded Rockwell Collins a contract to develop new electronically scanned array antenna technology as part of the Arrays at Commercial Timescales program.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:16:00 -0400

Spectrum Aeromed announces that Ashli Kottsick has been hired as the company's human resources and marketing generalist.


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:03:00 -0400

The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Denver, Colo., area for July 8-9. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.


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