Rotorcraft

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

Dec 10, 2007 - 11:02 AM
The year since Heli-Expo 2004 has not been a bad one for the helicopter industry, all things considered.
Dec 7, 2007 - 6:57 AM
<b>Bell 407, Newberry, S.C., July 13, 2004</b>–The NTSB blamed the EMS helicopter accident on the pilot’s failure to maintain terrain clearance as a result
Dec 7, 2007 - 6:06 AM
MacCarthy Interiors in Surrey, England, has delivered its first Sikorsky S-92 with an executive interior.
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Dec 6, 2007 - 6:48 AM
A helicopter service connecting Manhattan with New York City airports is due to start this month.
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:43 AM
Eurocopter last year secured orders for 401 new civil/parapublic and military helicopters, up from 322 in 2004.
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:36 AM
In January, the Helicopter Association International (HAI) urged its members to press their Congressional representatives to support improved communication
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:24 AM
On January 25 the NTSB Office of Aviation Safety presented a special investigation report on EMS and helicopter EMS (HEMS) operations, attributing a number
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:03 AM
Boise, Idaho-based Aviation Specialties Unlimited has installed night-vision goggles in Reach Air Medical Services’ Agusta A109, Bell 407 and BO 105 fleet.
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:01 AM
FH1100 Manufacturing will offer all-turbine pilot training in the Florida panhandle beginning in May.
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:51 AM
Turbomeca is investing approximately $50 million to expand production and product support activities at its Grand Prairie, Texas facility.<br /><br />The a