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PAG can sell, exchange, and offer maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for Honeywell avionics products such as the satcomm Aspire and SkyConnect.
Garmin's new GFC 600H helicopter flight control system brings new safety features to the light helicopter market.
Frank Colucci, senior contributing editor of Vertiflite, will receive the Salute to Excellence Award during Heli-Expo in Las Vegas this February.
Hagen is receiving the award for his accomplishments in conducting or managing maintenance operations in the helicopter industry.
Williams, an experienced flight instructor, previously received a letter of recommendation for this award from its namesake, W.A. “Dub” Blessing.
Roebuck is receiving the award for his work in creating the Remote Access Project for critical care transport company LifeFlight of Maine.
Vuichard, who developed the Vuichard Recovery, will receive the Salute to Excellence Award for promoting safety in the helicopter industry.
The operator will receive the Salute to Excellence Sikorsky Humanitarian Award for its actions during a 2016 earthquake and 2017 wild fires in New Zealand.
The deputies from the Riverside County sheriff’s department are receiving the Law Enforcement award for their heroic efforts in January of 2017.
Rodriguez is receiving the award for her actions during Hurricanes Irma and Maria.