August 2005 Aviation International News

Oct 5, 2006 - 8:54 AM
An FAA Repair Station certificate has been awarded to Enterprise Jet Center on Houston’s William P.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:38 AM
NTSB member Richard Healing last month announced his retirement from the agency, effective August 1.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:37 AM
Carol Carmody left the NTSB in April after nearly five years as a member, two of them as vice chairman.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:33 AM
Canadian Helicopter (CHC) has won a new five-year contract, and possible extensions, to support Nexen Petroleum UK’s central and northern North Sea operati
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:32 AM
Kaman Aerospace has launched the Firemax, a K-Max medium-lifter equipped with a 700-gallon fixed-tank aerial firefighting rig.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:30 AM
Heli-Invest of Poland has signed a deal with Eurocopter to carry out light maintenance on the EC 120 and EC 130, and to act as its customer services agent
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:27 AM
Bristow Helicopters subsidiary Aviashelf has achieved the first certification of a HUMS (health and usage monitoring system) fitted to a Mil Mi-8, by the R
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:21 AM
The United Nations sprays a synthetic compound on its helicopter landing sites that apparently reduces the threat of “brown-outs” in dusty conditions.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:17 AM
Heli-Dyne Systems has sold a new Bell 206BIII JetRanger to Duke University for use as an environmental observation platform.<br /> <br /> Dr.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:16 AM
American Eurocopter’s training center at Grand Prairie, Texas, has won FAA Part 141 approval to offer training on night vision goggles (NVGs).