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The industry-government partnership is targeting a reduction to 0.61 fatal accidents per 100,000 flight hours by 2019.
Active in Asia, Africa and Latin America, Héli-Union sees decline in oil-and-gas activity but bets on new aircraft to meet oil firms’ requirements.
Business jet and helicopter markets in China have cooled due a slowing economy and an anti-luxury backlash.
The new light single helicopters will be used by PT Whitesky for air-taxi operations throughout Indonesia and its more than 14,000 islands.
The air ambulance service will expand its board of directors.
The name change will take effect in January 2017.
The company has updated the hour meter and offers an updated hub and redesigned main rotor spindles.
Russia started using both the Ka-52 and the Mil Mi-28 attack helicopters in its campaign to bolster the Syrian Arab Army.
With the order, the Philippines becomes the third customer for the improved Lynx helicopter, joining the UK and Korea.
Latin American customers account for nearly a quarter of the five-seat helicopter’s backlog.