HAI Convention News 2015

Mar 4, 2105 - 5:30 PM
Bristow has added more orders for the Airbus Helicopters H175 medium twin
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Re-engined helicopter received U.S. and Canadian approvals in December.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:38 PM
Erickson introduces new Jeff Roberts as new CEO
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:25 PM
The first flight of the TH180 prototype was made on February 6 and this aircraft is now on display at Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando.
Mar 4, 2015 - 5:35 PM
The Falklands mission requires all-weather SAR, helicopter EMS, rescue hoist, night-vision imaging systems and passenger and cargo transfers.
AW609
Mar 4, 2015 - 5:33 PM
AW609 test pilots say neither helicopter, nor fixed-wing pilots will find it hard to transition to flying a tiltrotor.
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:50 PM
“This aircraft wants to get up and fly because of its power and the blades,” high-time Sikorsky pilot Ray Altieri commented.
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:40 PM
The company supplies training and armed helicopters to Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, El Salvador, Jordan, Costa Rica, Mexico and others.
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:37 PM
Sikorsky’s Innovations engineers are tackling issues such as slow speed, poor maneuverability, vibration, noise and cost of maintenance.
Mar 4, 2015 - 11:30 AM
The kit increases “hot and high” power by up to 8 percent, improves fuel efficiency by 2 percent and expands mission range and payload capability.
Mar 4, 2015 - 2:49 PM
Garmin has improved its Pilot iOS app to make it more useful to rotorcraft operators. Pilot iOS now features helicopter route charts, and the ability to easily identify and log the highest obstacle on their flight plan, meeting the latest regulatory requirements.
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:30 PM
Show floor was humming with activity as attendees fawned over the nearly 60 helicopters on display. Photos by Mariano Rosales
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:30 PM
Show floor was humming with activity as attendees fawned over the nearly 60 helicopters on display. Photos by Mariano Rosales
It can be tough to grasp how a helicopter can turn engine power into spinning rotors, front and rear, but this transmission at the Heli-Mart booth shows how it happens.
Mar 4, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Even a helicopter show is a "show" and how can you have one without music.
The Bell AH-1 Cobra was the war horse of choice for many Vietnam-era pilots.
Mar 2, 2015 - 5:15 PM
Heli-Expo 2015 - Arrivals
Crate Expectations. Imagine the possibilities within.
Mar 2, 2015 - 5:15 PM
Heli-Expo 2015, Hall Setup: The bright lights of the helicopter industry's biggest show are only part of the story. Photos: Mariano Rosales

All HAI Convention News

Mar 4, 2105 - 5:30 PM
Bristow has added more orders for the Airbus Helicopters H175 medium twin
Mar 5, 2015 - 10:27 AM
New features includes helicopter route charts and identification/documentation of the highest obstacles along flight paths.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:50 PM
The new FRA-5500 radar altimeter meets FAA’s new RIN 2120-AJ53 rules
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Re-engined helicopter received U.S. and Canadian approvals in December.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:40 PM
Turbine engine component specialist Harco and electronics group Semco have merged.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:38 PM
Erickson introduces new Jeff Roberts as new CEO
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:30 PM
The private aircraft brokerage reaffirmed its commitment to the rotorcraft market.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:29 PM
Phoenix Heliparts and True Blue Power will work together installing advanced lithium-ion batteries.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:29 PM
The company’s Chevy Tahoe is outfitted as a mobile central receive site for helicopter video downlinks.
Mar 4, 2015 - 6:25 PM
The first flight of the TH180 prototype was made on February 6 and this aircraft is now on display at Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando.