Rotorcraft

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

H215 in flight
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The company is building a dedicated factory in Romania for H215 production.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The image recorder provides real-time information about in-flight performance and status.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:20 AM
The new Level D simulator will be based at Metro Aviation’s Helicopter Flight Training Center.
H175 on ramp
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:01 AM
Super medium twin to get Rig'N Fly automated approach system next year.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The carbon-fiber blades extend service life to 18,000 hours.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Certification is planned for 2018, as the manufacturer gears up for production.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Certification of the company’s new training and utility helicopter is expected later this year or in early 2017.
Mar 1, 2016 - 9:40 AM
Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics is now certified for both AS 9100 C and ISAO 9001:2008 standards.
Mar 1, 2016 - 9:35 AM
More than three-quarters of respondents expected moderate to significant growth this year.
Mar 1, 2016 - 9:20 AM
The fuel control products are on the Sea Stallion and Chinook.