Rotorcraft

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

Oct 2, 2006 - 12:01 PM
The FAA has conducted a review of accidents involving commercial emergency medical services (EMS) helicopters between January 1998 and December last year.
Oct 2, 2006 - 11:59 AM
Helicopter Adventures has opened a new flight-training facility.
Oct 2, 2006 - 11:58 AM
China Eastern General Aviation Corporation (EGAC) is to buy two Sikorsky S-76C+s to support oil support missions off northern China.
Oct 2, 2006 - 11:57 AM
Bell has delivered the first of a six-aircraft LongRanger order to Gulf of Mexico operator Rotorcraft Leasing Company (RLC). <br />The addition of the new
Sep 28, 2006 - 5:57 AM
The high price of oil means busy times for helicopter operators in northern Alberta, Canada, as the major oil companies such as Imperial Oil (ExxonMobil),
Sep 28, 2006 - 5:30 AM
Dutch start-up Helinet will offer scheduled helicopter flights among cities in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.
Sep 27, 2006 - 7:28 AM
AB139, A109 Power and A109 LOH operators in the Far East now have a new maintenance option.
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Sep 27, 2006 - 5:41 AM
With 75,000 dead confirmed so far, relief efforts following October’s earthquake in Pakistan are moving into a new and more hazardous phase.
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Sep 27, 2006 - 5:32 AM
The Sikorsky S-92 and Agusta AB139 will be deployed on search-and-rescue (SAR) duties around the UK between next year and 2012.
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Sep 27, 2006 - 5:27 AM
Russia’s Kamov Holding Company plans to export more of its Ka-32 workhorses to the West, said Igor Pshenichny, the company’s sales director and deputy dire