Helicopter

Oct 16, 2006 - 9:11 AM
Bell says its new anti-torque system will offer directional control, reductions in main rotor speed and noise and higher cruise speeds–up to 170 knots.
Oct 5, 2006 - 1:24 PM
<b>Bell 206L-1 LongRanger, Galliano, La., March 13, 2005</b>–Parked on a platform in the Gulf of Mexico for approximately 10 minutes with the main rotor rp
Oct 5, 2006 - 11:46 AM
<b>Sikorsky S-76C, New York, June 17, 2005</b>– Corporate Aviation Services’ S-76 was substantially damaged when it crashed into the East River after takin
Oct 5, 2006 - 8:11 AM
A recent report by the British Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) shows that the pilot of the Robinson R44 flying from a private strip in southern S
Oct 2, 2006 - 2:51 PM
<b>Eurocopter EC 120B, Fair Oaks, Calif., July 13, 2005</b>–The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department Eurocopter lost power and crashed in steep hilly ter
Sep 26, 2006 - 9:17 AM
<b>Eurocopter AS 350-B2, Scottsdale, Ariz., July 1, 2004</b>–The NTSB determined that the accident was the result of “the inadvertent in-flight engagement
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Sep 26, 2006 - 4:37 AM
As the helicopter industry once again prepares to hold its annual roundup in Dallas later this month, it is riding the crest of a wave that includes the hi
Sep 22, 2006 - 11:50 AM
<b>Eurocopter BO 105 CBS5, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., Oct.
Sep 20, 2006 - 10:53 AM
The NTSB last month issued a scathing report highly critical of the FAA and the transport-helicopter industry for not embracing flight data recorders (FDRs
Sep 20, 2006 - 6:56 AM
Bell 206B JetRanger, Cleveland, Ohio, June 25, 2005–A failure of the main drive shaft for undetermined reasons, the NTSB concluded, caused the total loss o