News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Keystone Turbine Services signed for a second five-year engine support contract.
The BXT6500 mode-S transponder features enhanced privacy settings that can disable both ADS-B and mode-S transmissions.
The two companies have partnered for more than four years before the announcement.
Airbus Helicopters Site Selected.
The unit, which works on Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband satcom network, is being highlighted at Heli-Expo 2018.
The forecast sees a shortage of 7,649 helicopter pilots in the U.S. by 2036.
Leonardo has delivered two AW119Kx helicopters to Akagera Aviation in Rwanda.
The first two aircraft will enter service this spring while the third will arrive in the fall.
The enhanced visibility, maneuverability, and advanced avionics of the Bell 505 make it a choice aircraft, said sergeant Greg Brown.
New to HMX this year is the ability to create custom checklists.