In September 2018, Schiebel helped bring the Red Bull Air Race World Championship to in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. Schiebel is based in Vienna, a 45-minute train ride north, but the company in 2006 opened up its primary production facility dedicated to the CAMCOPTER S-100 unmanned air system (UAS) in Wiener Neustadt.
WinAir of London, Ont., plans to unveil its Dashboards enhancement at the National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) convention and exhibition running in Orlando, Fla., from October 16 to 18. The company explains the enhancements will be available as an add-on option for all new WinAir Version 7 packages (Operator, Heliops, MRO, CAMO, Custom, and All Inclusive), and to existing clientele with specific modules in their current package.
Leonardo noted another milestone in the certification process of its TH-119 single-engine helicopter with the first ‘power on’ of the new Genesys Aerosystems avionics. The TH-119, according to Leonardo, is expected to perform its maiden flight this fall, with the goal of reaching FAA certification in the first quarter of 2019.
Garmin released multiple software upgrades and approvals across several products including the GTN 650/750 touchscreen navigators, G500 TXi/G600 TXi and G500/G600 flight displays, and the GFC 600 and GFC 500 autopilots.
DART Aerospace of Hawkesbury, Ont., received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its new cable cutter system for the H130/EC130 family of aircraft. The company states Canadian and European validations for the H130/EC130 kit are coming shortly.
Kopter Group AG’s newly launched Garmin G3000H will be integrated into the SH09 single turbine helicopter from first deliveries. The company explains the G3000H will actually come in the standard baseline of the helicopter, thereby improving the SH09’s level of avionics.
Honeywell has introduced a new flight data monitoring iPad application for helicopter operators equipped with Sky Connect Tracker III systems. Operators can use the Sky Connect Flight Data Monitoring app to configure the Tracker III flight data alerting and recording systems, which support safety programs aligned with new helicopter air ambulance regulations.
High-frequency low-cost tracking using Internet Protocol (IP) over cellular broadband is the newest development to come out of Flightcell International.
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Leonardo delivers fourth AW139 to ASESALeonardo, at its Philadelphia facility on December 3, hosted ASESA…
HAI HELI-EXPO 2019
March 4-7, 2019