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New composite propellers will improve the performance of King Airs.
Repeated exposure to the vibrations experienced in helicopters brings health and safety risks.
The new flotation system is for AgustaWestland A139, AW169 and AW189 helicopters.
Alcoa is investing in new hot isostatic pressing equipment.
Deliveries of the 737 MAX, 787-10 and 777X are scheduled to begin in 2017, 2018 and 2020, respectively.
Company already has its first order and a pre-series batch of the aircraft is under construction.
Operator praises safety, reliability of S-92 optional system
Turbomeca proceeds with 3,000 shp engine demonstrator, aimed at heavy helicopters.
Flir to supply Star Safire 380-HD.
In addition to introducing a new 90-day underwater locator beacon, L-3 is helping operators meet the upcoming ADS-B mandate.