HAI HELI-CENTER at Oshkosh opens today!
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:21:00 -0400
(Oshkosh, WI) - The HAI HELI-CENTER at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh opens today! All of us on the HAI staff are excited to welcome members and anyone else who is interested in helicopters.
Carter: PAV-II at HAI HELI-CENTER, Oshkosh
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:43:00 -0400
Carter Aviation Technologies, LLC will showcase their newest, most refined, Personal Air Vehicle (PAV) at the HAI HELI-CENTER on the AirVenture grounds, July 28-31.
Genesys Aerosystems: Surpasses 1,500 Autopilot Certifications
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:03:00 -0400
Mineral Wells, Texas - Genesys Aerosystems has surpassed 1,500 FAA and international Supplemental Type Certificates for its STEC line of autopilot systems, covering nearly every make and model of General Aviation airplanes and helicopters.
AgustaWestland: Sells Another AW139 in UK
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:28:00 -0400
Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland is pleased to announce the sale of an AW139 intermediate twin helicopter in VIP/corporate configuration in the UK. The aircraft will be delivered to an undisclosed customer in autumn 2015.
Orchard Helicopter Crashes in Wenatchee
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:02:00 -0400
Wenatchee, Wash. - A pilot died after a helicopter crashed near Pangborn Airport in Wenatchee on July 23, according to the Chelan County Sheriff's Office.
Mountain Training for Helicopter Pilots
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:30:00 -0400
airspacemag.com - Most U.S. military helicopter pilots learn to fly at sea level, where the air is dense enough to provide the greatest lift for the rotor blades and the engines can deliver peak power. But at higher elevations, where the air is thinner, a pilot has far less room for error.
Sikorsky: Delivers First SAR Configured S-76D
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:04:00 -0400
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announces delivery of the first S-76D aircraft equipped for search-and-rescue (SAR) services. The aircraft was delivered to Mitsubishi Corporation for use by the Japan Coast Guard.
Drones Draw Interest to Farm Uses
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:25:00 -0400
agprofessional.com - Remote sensors can play a big part of farming in the future. The sensors of most interest at a recent agriculture technology fair were on an unmanned aerial vehicle, or drone, that looks like a helicopter.
Pilot Survives Helicopter Crash in Rural Skagit County
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:02:00 -0400
Oso, Wash. (AP) - A helicopter crashed July 22 as it was lifting cedar blocks during a logging operation near Oso, Washington, injuring the sole occupant.
Global Aerospace: New Website
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:30:00 -0400
Parsippany, N.J. — Global Aerospace announces the launch of its new expanded corporate website, global-aero.com.
U.S. House to Vote in September on Shutdown
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:06:00 -0400
Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio), Majority Leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, said last week that the House will vote on a short-term continuing spending resolution in September.
Airbus: Compound Demonstrator - Clean Sky 2 Program
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:30:00 -0400
Marignane – The design of a large-scale compound rotorcraft demonstrator dubbed LifeRCraft (Low Impact Fast & Efficient RotorCraft) will be led by Airbus Helicopters in the framework of Europe's Clean Sky 2 Joint Technology Initiative, which was formally launched in Brussels.
IRS Releases Employer Mandate Forms
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:04:00 -0400
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has posted drafts of the forms that employers will have to fill out to comply with the Obamacare requirements that employers provide health insurance to workers.
AgustaWestland: Bangladesh Air Force Orders AW139s
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:30:00 -0400
Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of the People's Republic of Bangladesh has signed a contract for two AW139 intermediate twin-engine helicopters.
Window-shopping at the HAI Partner Services Mall
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:41:00 -0400
CAE Flightscape offers HFDM products and services – 10% off HFDM service contract or 10% off insight software purchase.
HAI Members, log in then click here to enter CAE Flightscape’s store.
Click here to join HAI and enter the Mall.