November 30, 2011 - 10:56am
StandardAero has expanded its network of mobile service teams, adding one in Sco

StandardAero has added mobile service teams in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Dallas, Ga. Additional units are slated for northern Delaware, and a northeast-based avionics mobile team is scheduled to be launched by year-end, bringing the total number in North America to 12.

October 30, 2009 - 6:45am

Eurocontrol is warning helicopter operators, especially offshore oil operators, of a potential threat posed by “skysails,” giant kites that help propel some large ships such as oil tankers and container carriers. On September 15 a helicopter was descending over the southern North Sea to a nearby oil or gas platform when the crew saw such a skysail. It was flying ahead of a vessel, at around 1,000 feet, just below the clouds.