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Preliminary investigation of the incident helicopter found binding in the assembly's double-row angular contact bearing.
EMS providers fleet will increase to 21 Leonardo aircraft by year end
Initial estimates project as many as 24 operations a day.
The Tennessee facility covers the company's light, intermediate and medium lines.
If any are cracked or are corroded, the remaining legs might not be able to support the engine under all load conditions, Transport Canada cautioned.
The increase translates into a 441-pound payload increase and an additional 100 nm of range, up from an original ferry range of 431 nm.
City and state leaders offered to help build a helipad as part of the incentives to lure GE from its longtime headquarters in Fairfield, Connecticut.
The move comes after Portland, Oregon-based Erickson missed scheduled November 1 debt interest payments.
The OEM named Zhenjiang Aerochine Aviation Limited as its third authorized customer service facility in the country.
Progress is continuing despite the halting of flight testing.