News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
The helicopter manufacturer is assigning more component subcontracting work to companies in its non-North American customer base.
United Technologies’ (UTC) board of directors was expected to meet this week to discuss the bids the company has received for its Sikorsky helicopter unit.
Based on EC135 light twin, eco-demonstrator helicopter explores single-engine operations for reduced fuel burn.
New base features a climate-controlled hangar that can house more than 30 aircraft and a terminal that can process more than 15,000 passengers per month.
However, CHC CEO Karl Fessenden noted that the company’s long-term prospects remain positive.
Airframer sees market in search-and-rescue operations and military applications.
The new super-medium twin features sidestick fly-by-wire controls.
The Ansat, another light twin, is now also certified for commercial passenger operations.
Order part of larger commitment signed in 2013.
The transaction is the first between Waypoint, which was founded in 2013, and Titan, which has growing operations in Africa and South America.