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The approval covers the Robinson R44 and R66 and Airbus H125 and H130.
The system includes a 240-gallon composite belly tank, internal foam assembly, hover pump and two ground fill ports.
The BLR Aerospace FastFin tail rotor enhancement and stability system will soon receive additional certifications from Canada and Brazil.
The Hot-Stop L was originally introduced in 2007 because of safety concerns about lithium-ion battery fires.
The Zulu 3 is the next generation of ANR headsets, while the ANR helmet is the first of its kind.
The Donaldson inlet barrier filter system will be available as an option from Robinson on new orders or as a retrofit.
The STC culminated a five-year certification process that involved some 100 hours of flight testing and a $6 million investment.
The LAPD ordered four H125 as parter of its fleet modernization plan to replace AS350B2s.
Elbit Systems's Heli-ClearVision enhanced vision system includes wearable head-up displays and synthetic vision.
The demonstration involved transmission of HUMS data to PHI's operations control center.