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Asia Pacific to outpace U.S. as largest military market
vcsprasset_2895095_61253_46211a8a-49b3-49a1-93fb-3535de61b96d_0April 24, 2015, London, U.K. - With an expected market share of more than 33% in 2025, the Asia Pacific region is set to become the largest military helicopters market, growing at a CAGR of 3.1% over the next decade.
GE liquid fuel additive saves U.S. Army millions
Trevose, Pa. - GE has a liquid fuel additive that is saving the U.S. Army millions of dollars in helicopter fuel and maintenance costs. The Army is projecting even greater cost savings if it expands deployment of GE’s +100 fuel additive to all Army aircraft.
Bell Helicopter puts wraps on successful ABACE 2015
April 22, 2015, Fort Worth, Tx. - Bell Helicopter continues to grow its presence in China with the announcement of letters of intent to purchase five aircraft during the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE), held April 14-16.
Airbus Helicopters gets go ahead from Poland MOD on H225M
h225m_exph-972-20__copyright_anthony_pecchiApril 21, 2015, Marignane, France - Airbus Helicopters and its partner Heli Invest Services welcome the decision of the Polish Ministry of Defence to pre-select the H225M Caracal from Airbus Helicopters.
London Air Services up for sale
April 21, 2015, Richmond, B.C. - Richmond-based private jet charter firm London Air Services is up for sale as the Louie family wants to get out of the executive travel business, company president Wynne Powell confirmed Monday.  | READ MORE
CIA Expo Calgary heeds young aviators to “wear your tie”
dscf1474April 17, 2015, Calgary - Finding the perfect career in aviation and aerospace takes passion, flexibility and the ability to capitalize on opportunities – and learning how to “wear your tie” and treat every day in a professional manner goes a long way, too.
Drones not welcome in Dubai airspace: safety hazard
April 17, 2015, Dubai, U.A.E. - The emirate has introduced more restrictions on the use of drones as part of revised aviation laws to enhance airspace safety and security.  | READ MORE
TC certifies Sikorsky S-92 rig approach
April 17, 2015, Stratford, Conn. - Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. has announced the certification by Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) of its Rig Approach for the S-92 helicopter.  | READ MORE
Bell delivers new 429 to Saudi Geographical Survey
image012April 16, 2015, Fort Worth, Tx. - Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, announced today the delivery of a Bell 429 to Saudi Geological Survey (SGS). The aircraft is configured to perform utility roles in the Middle East.
Erickson wins pipeline construction deal in Mexico
April 15, 2015, Portland, Or. - Erickson Incorporated has announced that the company has contracted with Group Desarrollo Infaestructura, SA de CV (GDI) who is contracted with Transcanada Corporation’s Mexican Subsidiary, Transportadora de Gas del Noreste, for a new rural infrastructure pipeline project that will bring clean-burning natural gas to businesses and citizens in Mexico.  | READ MORE
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COVER STORYjanuary-february-2015
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Is Transport Canada doing a good enough job regulating the Canadian helicopter industry?