Aviation International News November 2011

Sagem is developing fly-by-wire controls for the Eurocopter X4, promising enhanc
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Equipment manufacturer Sagem, which is developing the fly-by-wire (FBW) controls that will be installed on the Eurocopter X4 medium twin, is pledging they
Hoisting personnel to and from a wind turbine’s.
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Helicopter operators and manufacturers are seeing offshore wind turbine maintenance as the next growth opportunity
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Sikorsky is to cut 540 jobs–about 3 percent of its global workforce–in the U.S. and Poland
Eurocopter
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
The British Isles, Eurocopter’s first market for civil helicopters, presents significant opportunity for the helicopter manufacturer
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
StarPort, an Orlando Sanford International Airport FBO known for its avionics capability, has teamed with Rotortech Services.
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
During the China Helicopter Exposition in Tianjin, Turbomeca announced its Arriel 2B1A engine is to power the Avicopter AC311.
Heli Air Design
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
At Helitech 2011, two French companies, Hélicoptères Guimbal and Heli Air Design, exhibited light two-seaters they claim bring new technology
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Dodson International recently acquired the only Falcon 900 in the world currently being dismantled for parts and spares.
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Offshore oil and gas operator CHC Helicopter has ordered 20 Eurocopter EC225 Super Puma medium twins and taken options on four more, with deliveries
Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
elitech organizers have axed the Portuguese edition of the event that was happening every other year.