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Feb 23, 2009 - 11:06 AM
A group of industry representatives from helicopter OEMs, training companies and operators is close to submitting to the International Civil Aviation Organ
Feb 23, 2009 - 11:04 AM
RotorWay, the company behind the piston-powered A600 Talon two-seat kit-built helicopter, is taking a major step up market with plans for an FAA-certified,
Feb 23, 2009 - 11:00 AM
Sikorsky yesterday announced the formation of Sikorsky Global Helicopters, a new umbrella business unit for the manufacturer’s commercial helicopters, incl
Feb 23, 2009 - 10:57 AM
Executives at two of the world’s largest helicopter makers insisted at Heli-Expo that the industry can continue to flourish even in the face of a severe ec
Feb 23, 2009 - 9:07 AM
The Los Angeles Fire Department’s decision to acquire AgustaWestland AW139s came down to a simple value equation: nearly twice the horsepower of their curr
Feb 23, 2009 - 4:53 AM
Eurocopter CEO Lutz Bertling revealed this morning that the company is working on bringing diesel power to a light helicopter, most likely the EC 120.
Feb 23, 2009 - 4:51 AM
The second Robinson R66 made its first flight on February 18, marking an important milestone for a company dealing with the affects of the economic downtur
Feb 23, 2009 - 4:49 AM
Honeywell’s annual market forecast for civil turbine-powered helicopters released yesterday predicts flat to slightly higher deliveries in the next five ye
Feb 23, 2009 - 4:45 AM
The projected certification date for Bell’s new 429 light twin has slipped from the first quarter to May.
Feb 23, 2009 - 4:39 AM
The Helicopter Association International’s annual Heli-Expo kicked off this morning amid a wave of negative signs all pointing to a prolonged economic down