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Safran Helicopter Engines (Turbomeca) has found a way to keep the flow swirling in the combustor.
The small helicopter will serve as a scout vehicle for a surface rover.
Helicopter EMS companies are pushing back against health insurers who are either outright denying patient claims or reimbursing them at low rates.
Current regs inadequate for fly-by-wire helicopters
One operator wants to move to avoid restrictions in New York City but is meeting resistance at its planned alternate location.
The helicopter demonstrated landings and takeoffs at 15,200 feet.
Order builds on a previous contract for 10.
The milestone was reached in less than 12 years.
Rollout follows recent release of Indian DGCA regulatory guidelines that allow the operation of single-engine, dual-pilot EMS helicopters.
Agreement was signed today in Beijing's Great Hall of People, in the presence of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.