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UK airframe and engine parts supply specialist inks long-term agreement covering Learjet, Challenger, and Global series business jets.
Kopter's new name reflects that it has become a manufacturing company says Löwenstein
Airbus Helicopters is planning an 18-passenger version of of the H175 with a cabin similar to that of the H225 Super Puma.
The aviation maintenance and support software specialist also is ramping up a push to attract smaller operators with cloud-based system.
Aircraft four, fully outfitted with the new Rockwell Collins Fusion cockpit, is to join the test program this year.
This year’s summit includes a workshop and opening reception on June 19, followed by an all-day program with industry speakers and panelists on June 20.
Under phase one, $18.5 million has been awarded for prototyping and low-rate initial production.
Offering a low-cost platform optimized for aerial surveillance and ISR missions,, Seeker Aircraft aims to make inroads in traditional helicopter markets.
The company, working with Stone Aviation, spent three-years obtaining approval for composite main rotor blades.
Modern Aviation, backed by private equity fund Tiger Infrastructure Partners, has made its first splash in the FBO market, buying Air Wilmington.