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The Torrance, Calif., helicopter manufacturer has delivered more than 700 R66 turbine helicopters.
Rulemaking committee is tackling the difficult subject of changes to FAA and EASA rotorcraft certification regulations.
The simulator is approved for NVG training.
Sequoia is staying ahead of the deadline for data monitoring on helicopter air ambulance flights.
HAI awards longtime IA for a lifetime of innovation and excellence in maintenance.
Helicopter noise in the Los Angeles metropolitan area remains a critical issue.
Erickson’s new leader, Jeff Roberts, has consolidated the fleet and business elements to make the company leaner and more efficient.
Bell Helicopter sees production of 200 of the new helicopters per year by 2018.
Order book to open this year for in-flight-test H160 medium twin.
Certification of the Bell 525 is scheduled for 2017.