February 2006 Aviation International News

Sep 26, 2006 - 4:43 AM
Heli-Mart of Costa Mesa, Calif., has bought nine MD 520Ns and a 300C previously operated by the Phoenix Police Department.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:41 AM
Norsk Helikopter’s third Sikorsky S-92 entered revenue service last month.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:40 AM
Sikorsky has been awarded FAA certification for its S-76C++ variant.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:38 AM
A UK CAA study says the risk of a helicopter capsizing during a controlled ditching is “considerably higher” than it should be.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:37 AM
As the helicopter industry once again prepares to hold its annual roundup in Dallas later this month, it is riding the crest of a wave that includes the hi
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:27 AM
The experiment in discount-fare, 50-seat RJ flying known as Independence Air (formerly Atlantic Coast Airlines) ended once and for all when the company tra
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:26 AM
Chalk’s Ocean Airways remained grounded at press time as maintenance crews peeled apart the wing skins and inspected the wing structures of its four remain
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:23 AM
Anchorage, Alaska-based regional airline Era Aviation in late December filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after its main source of capital decided
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:21 AM
The pilots of Northwest Airlines have threatened to strike if management proceeds with plans to launch a new regional airline as proposed in a newsletter d
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:19 AM
The province of Western Australia has granted two airlines monopoly rights over air service to some 10 small communities surrounding Perth.