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Oct 12, 2007 - 9:50 AM
Piaggio Aero Industries is considering laying off 150 to 170 workers over the next few months.
Oct 12, 2007 - 9:49 AM
The FAA withdrew a 1998 proposal that would have raised the floor of the Tampa, Fla.
Oct 12, 2007 - 9:48 AM
In a reorganization intended to improve customer support, Raytheon Aircraft Services’ chain of 15 FBOs in the U.S., UK and Mexico will, with the exception
Oct 12, 2007 - 9:47 AM
Proposed amendments to Canadian aviation regulations will require that any design change to aircraft, engines and propellers must meet the latest airworthi
Oct 12, 2007 - 8:02 AM
Twenty-five years ago, former Bell Helicopter engineer Frelon Tullos founded Heli-Dyne Systems in response to a market he recognized, one that his former e
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:54 AM
In the arcane world of helicopter rotor aerodynamics, two concepts that show promise for enhancing safety and performance in the world of high-density-alti
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:50 AM
“‘What do they know about the helicopter business? They’ll be begging to be bought out in six months.’ That’s what the rest of the industry was saying abou
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:48 AM
Amid numerous press accounts of helicopter heroism during the war in Iraq comes this story of the sort of everyday utility humanitarianism that should walk
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:47 AM
It’s unclear what the following facts really say about a mode of transportation that’s nearly 60 years old, but a new Nevada corporation has set up shop se
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:46 AM
Some pilots don’t look forward to flying in bad weather, but helicopter pilot and TV news reporter Johnny Rowlands actually fires up his Bell JetRanger and