News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Belgian company wants to become alternative player in the North Sea offshore oil-and-gas market.
The 700th model is equipped with pop-out floats, an option approved by EASA in October.
Updates on the rotorcraft segment from Europe and beyond.
Company plans to produce 200 of the light turbine singles per year by 2018.
Founder is seeking $5- to $10 million in seed financing.
Second 525 flight-test vehicle (FTV2) joined the program last week and is soon expected to begin airborne trials.
Population of helicopter pilots has more than doubled since 2010.
They advocate the idea of “fly away” to make most of the helicopter’s performance rather than a diagram that shows operators what not to do.
The effort could extend components’ service life, reduce costs and improve safety, the company said.
The new Las Vegas terminal is adjacent to the existing building, which will soon be renovated.