Rotorcraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.

Mar 9, 2017 - 9:44 AM
Aviall named Tempest a distributor and committed to offer exchange and sales of instruments, accessories and major rotables.
Sikorsky sales representative Sam Chae, Korea Coast Guard senior inspector Seong Chul Kim and Sikorsky president Dan Schultz mark the second S-92 going to the service. The aircraft on display at Sikorsky’s booth will officially be handed over to the coast guard following Heli-Expo.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:34 AM
Sikorsky honored South Korean Coast Guard crews for their rescue efforts.
Oregon-based Hillsboro Aviation opened its new FBO and maintenance facility at Portland-Hillsboro Airport. On the rotary-wing side, Hillsboro is an authorized service center for DART, Bell and Robinson.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:31 AM
Hillsboro Aviation will expand its five core divisions.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:30 AM
The new rotorcraft is expected to be delivered to PhilJets by the second quarter of 2017.
Mar 9, 2017 - 9:24 AM
Central Oregon Community College and Leading Edge Aviation have become the first Part 141 flight training provider to offer training in Frasca's R44 FTD.
Mar 9, 2017 - 8:09 AM
Palu is working with FreeFlight Systems to bring the Angels landing system to the U.S. market.
Mar 9, 2017 - 5:47 AM
The IDUs are tested to military standards.
Mar 9, 2017 - 5:39 AM
SkyHoist 800 has the capacity to hoist 772 pounds.
Mar 9, 2017 - 5:37 AM
The company claims its PUREair filters offer benefits over traditional oil-based fliters
Mar 9, 2017 - 5:08 AM
The oil cooler impeller addresses a historical fin joint cracking problem.