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.
StandardAero is targeting opportunities to grow its business despite a soft helicopter market.
Bristow Group is seeing growing interest in contracts for its helicopter fleet, especially in Europe.
The Canadian company introduced new tow handles and wheel-tire combinations for Robinson R44 and R66 helicopters.
Search-and-rescue and medevac personnel can brush up on procedures in real and simulated environments with P1AR.
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.