Aviation International News January 2011

Dec 28, 2010 - 8:37 AM
Having achieved its target speed of 250 ktas in September, Sikorsky continues to flight-test the X2 demonstrator but at a slower pace.
Dec 28, 2010 - 8:33 AM
American Eurocopter recently unveiled a new full-motion flight and mission simulator for AS350 crew training tailored to EMS and law-enforcement ­applicati
Dec 28, 2010 - 8:01 AM
A senior member of both the House aviation subcommittee and Homeland Security Committee is urging the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to re-op
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:57 AM
Sikorsky announced early last month that final assembly of the first production S-76D medium twin has begun in Coatesville, Pa.<br /><br />Czech-based Aero
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:49 AM
In November Russian Helicopters delivered a Mi-26TC heavy twin, manufactured by Rostvertol, to Hong-Kong-based import firm Lectern Aviation Supplies.
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:48 AM
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department will outfit its new fleet of 14 American Eurocopter AS350B2s with the DZM2 system, which packages all-in-one
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:45 AM
Eurocopter will fit AD Aerospace’s FlightVu FV-1035 external cameras on the EC175.
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:36 AM
UK air navigation service provider Nats and ­lobbying association Oil &amp; Gas UK last month switched their North Sea multilateration system to the “ope
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:31 AM
The retired New Mexico state police chief pilot accused the state’s public safety (DPS) secretary of placing undue pressure on the department to fly ­res
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:29 AM
Three helicopters being used to warm crops against cold temperatures and frost overnight in Western Palm Beach County, Fla., crashed in the early morning h