Rotorcraft

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

The Honeywell Aspire 200 satcom system for helicopters includes either a motorized or fixed antenna, line replaceable units and MMU-II integrated dialer and text messaging terminal.
Mar 6, 2017 - 9:18 AM
Honeywell is awaiting its next STC for the Aspire 200 as it works on medevac and police applications.
Mar 6, 2017 - 9:00 AM
In its annual survey of rotorcraft operators, the company noted that new purchase-plan rates for the next five years were lowered globally.
Mar 6, 2017 - 1:00 AM
Heliatica unveiled a universal geodetic photomapping and monitoring payload and a blind-zone video system.
Mecaer Aviation Group named Gary Brown as its new director of maintenance.
Mar 6, 2017 - 1:00 AM
Brown has 20 years of experience in aviation, approximately 10 years working in Part 145 organizations and more than seven years supporting the AW139.
Mar 5, 2017 - 6:28 PM
The 2004 and 2006 206L4 Long Rangers on display are both for sale or lease.
Mar 5, 2017 - 6:16 PM
The company is displaying a range of productions, including system installation hardware, cylinder and regulator assemblies and trans-filling hardware.
Mar 5, 2017 - 4:54 PM
According to Thommen, its digital clocks can easily replace old devices without major changes to the cockpit instrument panel.
Mar 5, 2017 - 4:45 PM
The order followed a Rocky Mountain fly-off in Colorado last summer.
Mar 5, 2017 - 3:00 PM
CMC is offering demonstrations of its new helicopter cockpit demonstrator at Heli-Expo 2017.
Bell 429 full-flight sim
Mar 5, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Bell Helicopter has opened its first training center outside the U.S. and will start by offering Bell 429 type ratings in a TRU simulator.