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GE Will Retain Type Certificate
The contracts permit a seven-year MRO agreement that supports 16 Arriel 2D engines for Papillon and Rainier with several more to be added this year.
Annual global helicopter report sees one in five China operators buying a new rotorcraft in the next five years.
Beijing Capital Helicopter is the first helicopter operator in China to receive the recognition.
Bell also appoints China Southern Airlines General Aviation as authorized maintenance center.
The company is also investing in infrastructure to make helicopters useful to buyers in China.
Pilots for the helicopter operator involved in the doors-off photo flight are seeking whistle-blower protection.
Airbus Helicopters marks iconic design.
Coptersafety is the first to offer update for H145 simulator.
The Zefhir was spawned from EU-funded "Disrupt" project.