Bristow: Construction Milestone at New S&R Base
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.
Airbus Helicopters: EC175 Simulator Ready for Service
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.
Helicopter Services Suspended to Little Diomede
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.
'Dropship' Quadcopter to Lower Rover onto Mars
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.
AAR: Nadcap Accreditation
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.
2015 HFI Scholarships: Helping YOU!
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.
EagleMed: FAA Safety Management System Level 3
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.
ACSF: New Members on Board of Governors
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.
Precision Fuel: Enhanced Customer Support
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.
Latitude: Norway's Airlift Adds IONode FDM
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.
Summit Aviation: CH-47 Chinook Milestone
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:04:00 -0400
Middletown, Del. - Summit Aviation has completed its 200th depopulation of a Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter.
Metro Aviation: EC145 to Boston MedFlight
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.
Rockwell Collins: Selected to Develop New Antenna Tech.
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.
Spectrum Aeromed: New H.R. Generalist
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.
NOTAM Issued for Denver, Colo.
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.