Rescue

Aug 2, 2010 - 8:51 AM
Although the FAA does not specifically require 406-MHz emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) for U.S.-registered aircraft, it seems inevitable that owners
Jul 7, 2010 - 4:52 AM
Aircraft owners in the U.S.
May 25, 2010 - 10:25 AM
At 10 p.m.
Mar 31, 2010 - 6:24 AM
The FAA has issued a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Sierra Industries for the installation of the Artex C406 (406 MHz) emergency locator transmitte
Feb 21, 2010 - 6:24 AM
A Coast Guard helicopter crew that performed a challenging rescue of an injured fisherman in the Bering Sea will be honored tonight with HAI’s Eurocopter G
Feb 20, 2010 - 4:32 AM
Becker Avionics is at Heli-Expo 2010 featuring its newly introduced personal locator beacon (PLB) offering multiple VHF/UHF emergency band operation.
Feb 15, 2010 - 5:48 AM
The Sikorsky Humanitarian Service Award is presented annually to the person or crew that best demonstrates the value of rotorcraft to society by saving liv
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:22 AM
The 27-minute search for the life-rafts occupied by the survivors of a Bond-operated Eurocopter EC 225 helicopter that ditched into the North Sea on <link
Jun 30, 2009 - 11:13 AM
Despite proposing mandatory equipage with emergency locator transmitters that broadcast on 406 MHz by Feb.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:12 AM
In an effort to cut down on the more than 2,000 false distress signals it receives each year from emergency locator transmitters (ELT) and emergency positi