June 21, 2011, Montreal - Presagis and WOLF Industrial Systems today announced that they are partnering to deliver a pre-integrated, COTS graphics board and OpenGL driver solution for use in the development of next-generation embedded graphics applications for helicopters, fixed wing aircraft, and military vehicles.
June 3, 2011, Everett, Wash. - BLR Aerospace, the well-known developer of innovative performance modifications for helicopters and business aircraft, recently delivered its 200th FastFin® Tail Rotor Enhancement and Stability System for a Bell UH-1H helicopter.
May 27, 2011, Toronto - Vector Aerospace Corporation, and EADS subsidiary Eurocopter Holding, have announced that the expiry time of the offer by 7762798 Canada Inc. to acquire at a price of C$13.00 in cash per share all of the outstanding Common Shares of Vector Aerospace has been extended until June 30, 2011, to allow the remaining required regulatory approvals to be obtained.
May 26, 2011, Olathe, Kan. - Garmin International Inc. announced that Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) has validated the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of Garmin’s G500H glass cockpit in Eurocopter AS350B2, AS350B3 and/or EC130B4 helicopters.
In parts 1 and 2 of our “Survival” series, we drew up a dire crash scenario, then discussed the psychology of surviving, setting priorities, how to build an emergency shelter and the numerous benefits of fire.
April 19, 2011, Duxford, U.K. - The latest European safety requirements for helicopter operators is just one of the high profile topics that will come under the microscope at Helitech’s conference this year.
April 14, 2011, Boise, Idaho - In an effort to assist and educate operators about changes in inspections, installations, aircraft conformity, and requirements with modifications, Aviation Specialties Unlimited, (ASU) continues to offer NVIS Aircraft ConformityCourses at no cost.
April 13, 2011, Hamburg, Ger. - This year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo proved to be a busy show for the more than 500 exhibiting companies that showcased a wide variety of innovations and new products to entice airline buyers. More than 7,900 (*pre-ABC Audit figure) visitors attended the event.
March 17, 2011, Calgary - Absolute Fire Solutions (AFS) and Kawak Aviation Technologies (Kawak) have announced the co-development of a new bucket-mounted powered fill solution for heavy helicopter operators.
March 8, 2011 – SEI Industries Ltd. has announced that Firehawk Helicopters will beta test SEI's new Bambi Bucket for the 2011 fire season. SEI's 'next generation' Bambi Bucket offers unlimited split drops, coverage level control, load control and data collection in an entirely new, lightweight design.
March 8, 2011 – Thales has announced that it has been working on significant functional enhancements on its TopDeck avionics suite in order to anticipate operators requests, which will contribute to further improving the helicopter’s performance.
March 8, 2011 – Enstrom Helicopter Corporation would like to announce that the first three, of a contracted sixteen, 480B advanced turbine training helicopters for the Royal Thai Army have been completed at the Enstrom factory.
March 8, 2011, Orlando, Fla. - CAE and Lider Aviacao announced on the eve of Heli Expo 2011, an agreement to form a joint venture company that will provide advanced, simulation-based, helicopter pilot training in South America in early 2012.
March 8, 2011 - Flight Display Systems (booth #3723) announced at HELI-EXPO that American Eurocopter has successfully installed and delivered the first Eurocopter EC 145 with a Select Cabin Management System (Select CMS).
March 8, 2011 – StandardAero has signed Servicio Tecnico Aereo de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (STAM), of Mexico City as an Authorized Support Center (ASC). The agreement is for one year and includes optional one-year extensions at the end of each expiry date.
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