NOTAM Issued for TOMORROW for Columbia, S.C.
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 18:30:00 -0500
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Columbia, S.C., area for March 6. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Airbus Helicopters: Three H135s for Norsk Luftambulanse
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:17:00 -0500
Orlando, Fla. - Norway's Norsk luftambulanse AS has ordered three H135s to further broaden the leading medical airlift services provider's fleet of Airbus Helicopters-built rotorcraft.
AgustaWestland: Heliconia Service Centre in Morocco
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:09:00 -0500
Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland has appointed Heliconia Industrie Sarl as an Authorized Service Centre for the AW139 intermediate twin helicopter in Morocco.
Safran: Marenco Selects Sagem ICDS-8A Cockpit Suite
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:59:00 -0500
Orlando, Fla. – Marenco Swiss Helicopter (MSH) has selected the Sagem (Safran) ICDS-8A Glass Cockpit suite as part of the standard avionics/instrument package for their new SKYe SH-09 helicopter.
AgustaWestland: Grandnew to Shizuoka Air Commuter Corp.
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:55:00 -0500
Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland and Kaigai Corporation of Japan announce that Shizuoka Air Commuter has placed an order for a GrandNew light twin helicopter to perform emergency medical service missions for Toyama Prefecture.
Sikorsky: DARPA Contract for Phase 1 ALIAS Program
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:53:00 -0500
Stratford, Conn. - Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announces that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded the company an $8 million contract for Phase 1 of the Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program.
Airbus Helicopters: Updated Release of FCOM
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:50:00 -0500
Orlando, Fla. - Airbus Helicopters has expanded on its initial Flight Crew Operating Manual (FCOM) for H225 (formerly EC225) aircraft in oil and gas missions – the first such source document produced by a rotorcraft manufacturer – and has announced the release of an updated version, now extended to include emergency procedures.