August 2009 Aviation International News

Jul 28, 2009 - 6:58 AM
The Flight Dynamics division of Rockwell Collins next year plans to introduce a synthetic-vision system (SVS) with its Head-Up Guidance System (HGS, aka HU
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:55 AM
Something positive might come from the February 12 crash of a Colgan Air Bombardier Q400 after all, if a broad FAA effort to revamp rules governing airline
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:54 AM
In a move to end the longstanding dispute between helicopter operators and residents around the exclusive sea resort of Saint-Tropez in southeast France, l
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:53 AM
Daher has signed a contract with Eurocopter to design, develop and produce a “new generation” airframe for light helicopters.
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:28 AM
Eurocopter CEO Lutz Bertling in June said Brazil is to become his company’s “fourth domestic country,” after France, Germany and Spain.
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:27 AM
The AgustaWestland A109E, owned by the New Mexico State Department of Public Safety and operated by the New Mexico State Police, had just rescued a lost hi
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:25 AM
Sikorsky’s X2 compound helicopter reached another milestone last month by completing two test flights that included full engagement of the high-speed tail
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:24 AM
The recently certified Falcon 2000LX claims a 5-percent performance advantage over its predecessor, the Falcon 2000EX, and Dassault Falcon was looking for
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:24 AM
London’s Metropolitan Police Air Support Unit in June flew its 5,000th hour (in almost two years) with its fleet of three Eurocopter EC 145s equipped with
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:22 AM
The 27-minute search for the life-rafts occupied by the survivors of a Bond-operated Eurocopter EC 225 helicopter that ditched into the North Sea on <link