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January 7, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Name game: AgustaWestland now Finmeccanica Helicopters
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North Shore Rescue adds infrared helicopter camera

Vancouver's North Shore Rescue has completed testing on its new heat-seeking camera designed to greatly improve SAR missions. >> Read full article

Dangerous helicopter bird strikes on the rise: FAA

Helicopter operators in the U.S. and elsewhere are becoming more and more concerned about the number of bird strike accidents, as large bird populations grow. >> Read full article

25 headline-grabbing stories in 2015

The 2015 operating season was certainly a challenging one for operators and suppliers alike, and Helicopters thought it poignant to highlight key stories that shaped the helicopter industry over the past year. >> Read full article

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Helicopter Principles of Flight

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Name game: AgustaWestland now Finmeccanica Helicopters

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is starting the New Year with bang: a comprehensive reorganization plan that will include a new name for its helicopter division: Finmeccanica Helicopters. The change, announced last month, became official January 1. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

HAI Heli-Expo 2016

February 29 - March 3, 2016
Location: Louisville, Kentucky >> More Info

CHC Safety & Quality Summit

April 2-6, 2016
Location: Westin Bayshore Resort Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info

Careers in Aviation Expo

April 9, 216
Location: Porter Airlines, Toronto Billy Bishop Airport Toronto, Ont. >> More Info

Careers in Aviation Expo

May 14, 2016
Location: WestJet Campus, Calgary, Alta. >> More Info