Rotorcraft Rotorcraft Aircraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft.

Oct 9, 2006 - 10:56 AM
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources was scheduled to receive an Enstrom 480B turbine single last month.
Oct 9, 2006 - 10:47 AM
EMS operator Air Methods has signed a memorandum of understanding with American Eurocopter to buy 10 AS 350 B2/B3 AStars annually, on an indefinite basis.
Oct 9, 2006 - 10:42 AM
Agusta has found the cause of the problem that sparked an emergency Airworthiness Directive on the AB139 in August.
Oct 9, 2006 - 10:38 AM
The FAA has issued a special airworthiness information bulletin (SAIB) to all Eurocopter BO 105 operators.
Oct 9, 2006 - 6:02 AM
At press time, FAA certification of the Bell 210, a single-turbine medium helicopter derived from the military UH-1H Huey, was imminent.
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:05 AM
At the end of last year, amid celebrations marking 40 years of flying police helicopters, the Hamburg police force took delivery of two new Eurocopter EC 1
Oct 2, 2006 - 12:22 PM
The first Bell/Agusta BA609 tiltrotor made full conversion to airplane mode near Fort Worth, Texas, in late July.
Oct 2, 2006 - 11:58 AM
China Eastern General Aviation Corporation (EGAC) is to buy two Sikorsky S-76C+s to support oil support missions off northern China.
Oct 2, 2006 - 11:57 AM
Bell has delivered the first of a six-aircraft LongRanger order to Gulf of Mexico operator Rotorcraft Leasing Company (RLC). <br />The addition of the new
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Sep 29, 2006 - 9:27 AM
On Sunday, CJ Systems bought 10 Eurocopters, and yesterday it signed for 10 Bell 429s, with an option for 10 more.