News and issues concerning general aviation, specifically airplanes and helicopters powered by piston and alternative engines (i.e., non-turbine powered aircraft). Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.
The recent STC makes NVG instrument panel lighting available for the Robinson R44.
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center features a Heliport/Vertiport that is dedicated to demos and tours during Heli-Expo.
Research is accelerating on electric passenger-carrying aerial vehicles, possibly leading to new ways to travel in urban environments.
The company's helicopter deliveries grew 5 percent last year compared to 2015, in a challenging marketplace.
Orders include some from 20 new customers, five of which are new helicopter owners or operators.
Known for its fixed-wing training devices, the Texas manufacturer is now branching out into the rotorcraft market.
Able Aerospace's services offer lower cost of ownership for EMS operators.
The organization is being recognized for providing local services for natural disasters, medical emergencies and security threats.
Helicopter air ambulance operator Air Methods is focusing on improving safety along with other HEMS issues.
Communicating with local drone operators is helping Carilion Clinic's Lifeguard helicopter EMS program reduce the number of drone encounters.