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August 11, 2022, 10:31 AM

Leonardo Logs VIP Orders at LABACE

Leonardo logged orders for three VIP configured helicopters during LABACE 2022 which will be delivered next year from Leonardo's new facility in Itapevi.

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Leonardo AW169 on static display at LABACE 2022
Aug 11, 2022 - 10:31 AM
Leonardo logged orders for three VIP configured helicopters during LABACE 2022 which will be delivered next year from Leonardo's new facility in Itapevi.
Aug 10, 2022 - 10:27 AM
Continuing 5G concerns prompt requested for expanded radar altimeter exemption for air ambulances
Aug 10, 2022 - 8:31 AM
Ronei Glanzman, Brazil's secretary of civil aviation believes that the country "has the DNA for eVTOLS."
Airbus Helicopters on display at LABACE 2022
Aug 10, 2022 - 7:05 AM
As business flying in the region is becoming more "professional", JSSI sees the market as primed for expansion.
Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante airplane
Aug 8, 2022 - 1:00 AM
The first-ever Plane Simple Ku-band satcom installation for a turboprop will be in an Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante
Aug 5, 2022 - 12:28 PM
Over the past decade, AOPA has provided resources to and supported the formation of 200 flying clubs as part of an effort to foster the GA community.
Digital rendering of exterior GRU VIP terminal at Guarulhos Airport
Aug 4, 2022 - 7:45 PM
AEPM's investment at Guarulhos Airport could signal a move to accommodate eVTOL operations.
Cirrus Vision Jet airplane
Aug 4, 2022 - 6:49 PM
Among the returning LABACE exhibitors this year is Cirrus Aircraft distributor Plane Aviation.
Flight deck display of HomeSafe autoland system activated in TBM 940
Aug 4, 2022 - 11:47 AM
Under the HomeSafe retrofit program, Elliott Aviation completed autoland installations into 29 TBM 940s.
AC352 Chinese Variant of the Airbus Helicopter H175
Aug 4, 2022 - 11:18 AM
The AC352—the Chinese-manufactured variant of the Airbus Helicopters H175—has been awarded airworthiness certification from the CAAC.