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May 15, 2008 - 11:11 AM
Glenn Hess, a longtime Boeing and McDonnell Douglas senior executive, has been named president and COO of Bell Helicopter.
May 7, 2008 - 5:36 AM
<i>When it comes to selling helicopters for one of the leading helo makers, it’s difficult to find a job that Jeff Pino hasn’t done.
Apr 18, 2008 - 11:42 AM
In the aeronautical mountain range, a few peaks are still unclimbed.
Feb 8, 2008 - 5:51 AM
North American and European OEMs are proceeding with the development of new models for the booming civil helicopter market across a broad product spectrum,
Jan 15, 2008 - 4:27 AM
In the face of what market forecasters predict will be nearly another full decade of flat civil helicopter sales, manufacturers have been loath to risk pre
Nov 29, 2007 - 6:42 AM
The Bell 429 can hover out of ground effect (OGE) at 11,000 feet at its maximum takeoff weight of 7,000 pounds.
Oct 31, 2007 - 11:25 AM
The FAA issued a request for comment on proposed airworthiness standards for certification of the Bell/Agusta BA609–“a multi-turbine-engine powered-lift ca
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:51 AM
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Textron, accusing the Providence, R.I.
Jun 11, 2007 - 11:20 AM
This year marks the 100th birthday of the helicopter, but it is actually difficult to be sure who deserves the title of “first to fly a manned rotorcraft.”
Mar 30, 2007 - 9:54 AM
AgustaWestland recently disclosed it is moving production of the A119 Koala single-engine helicopter from Italy to Philadelphia.