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Equipment manufacturer targets small cockpits.
The landing area the pilot selected was near several light poles.
More expensive than the EC130B4, the H130 targets operators that mix aerial work and passenger transportation.
The bill will contain dozens of provisions covering certification, regulatory consistency, unmanned aircraft systems and FAA training among other issues.
Safety group plans to keep the focus on further reducing accident numbers.
Christopher Martino joins HAI following a 30-year career with the U.S. Coast Guard, where he led Aviation Forces.
Fractional company adds luxury service.
Fractionals move to larger and longer-range aircraft while membership companies remain happy with small aircraft.
Airplane hit a near-vertical rock face in a nose-high, wings-level attitude at an elevation of 1,600 feet msl and came to rest upright on steep terrain.
AW169s are equipped with a variable speed main rotor, which improves efficiency and reduces the external noise.