News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tiltrotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Three new ADS-B radios in Mexico will enhance surveillance capabilities over the Gulf.
The new $26.3 million, 82,300-sq-ft hangar is slated for completion by June next year.
Combination of the two European operators will create a 59-strong helicopter fleet.
FAA acknowledges “that the evolution of Parts 27 and 29 has not kept pace with technology and the capability of rotorcraft produced currently.”
Commenters indicated a substantial interest in revising and restructuring the certification standards, prompting the FAA review.
Equipment maker sees offshore operators as a key market for the device.
The company sees large-scale opportunities in the oil and gas sector.
Training with new emergency breathing systems is to start shortly, and a study of body size and shape is already under way to make egress safer
The Army expected to make a decision on its Joint Multi-Role Program, and Bell believes commonality with the civil 525 gives the Valor an advantage.
Combining the G1000H with the safety and handling qualities of the 480B make this an exceptional helicopter.