Rotorcraft

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

Jan 31, 2007 - 8:33 AM
The Air Medical Service Accident Analysis Team (Amsat) developed four categories of recommendations, each representing factors that could be addressed with
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:29 AM
Clovis, Calif.-based Heavy Lift Helicopters is currently converting the first commercially owned Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallions for firefighting operations.
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:27 AM
Helitanker operators may have thought they would profit after the U.S.
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:24 AM
While U.S.
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:23 AM
In 1987 the National Parks Overflights Act mandated substantial restoration of “natural quiet” at Grand Canyon National Park.
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:18 AM
The government of the Netherlands has canceled a contract for eight high-gross-weight MD 902 Explorers.
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:12 AM
The British Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) has issued its report on an accident last January.
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:06 AM
This month, French company Aviaxess will open a helicopter FBO at Paris Heliport, Issy-le-Molyneaux, in addition to starting a fractional helicopter and je
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:05 AM
One million hours equals more than 114 years, 11.5 decades or nearly 42,700 days.
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:04 AM
EMS operator Inova AirCare is doubling its fleet of aeromed helicopters this month in an effort to increase service to residents of Northern Virginia and t