News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Norwegian investigators rule out “human error on board."
Present bird protection regulations apply only to transport category rotiorcraft and have not been updated since being adopted in 1966.
Target applications include passenger transport such as in oil-and-gas operations, as well as search and rescue.
HeliTrak is in the final stages of certifying its Collective Pull Down system and autopilot for the Robinson R22.
Two more test vehicles are scheduled to join the program this year—FTV4 in August and FTV5 in September.
Received $10,000 fine and five year's probation on felony conflict-of-interest charges and for making false statements to federal investigators.
The island nation is evaluating new medium lift helicopters, and also planning to replace some older CH-47 Chinooks.
Two accidents and claims of discriminatory practices pose challenges for the company.
Several congressmen believe a division of the Interior Department has been taking fuel stores to which it has no legal right.
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