Big Success at First-Ever Regional HAI HELI-DAYS
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:19:00 -0400
Rain may have soaked the ground at the fourth annual Rotors ‘N Ribs celebration in Goshen, Indiana – and site of the first-ever HAI HELI-DAYS regional event, but it did not dampen spirits or keep enthusiast crowds away. HAI HELI-DAYS is a new outreach campaign intended to supplement HAI HELI-EXPO and bring HAI directly to its members in regions around the country.
Airbus Helicopters: New Training Academy in Donauwörth
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:11:00 -0400
Donauwörth, Germany - The newly-built Airbus Helicopters Training Academy in Germany marks the latest enhancement of the company's support and services network, providing instructional courses for pilots and technicians.
Bell Helicopter: 525 to Middle East
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:46:00 -0400
Bell Helicopter announces the order of another Bell 525 in VIP configuration to a customer in the Middle East.
Guidance: Scouts and Big Brothers/Sisters Discover Aviation
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:25:00 -0400
On Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27, imagination and dreams were aloft as both the Girl Scouts and the Yavapai Big Brothers/Big Sisters organizations were provided access to an extraordinary helicopter experience at Guidance Aviation of Prescott, Arizona.
EuroAvionics: Airbus Helicopters Suppliers Award
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:08:00 -0400
EuroAvionics has received Airbus Helicopters' First Annual Suppliers Award in the category of "Innovation". The Suppliers Award brings together a selection of French and international suppliers of all sizes - recognized for their contributions to and support of Airbus Helicopters.
"Devil in Details" for New FAA Bill
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:44:00 -0400
Alexandria, Va. - Aviation interests in Washington, D.C., are anxiously awaiting the release mid-week of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster's (R-Pa.) plan to privatize air traffic control. While HAI and other general aviation (GA) organizations remain steadfastly opposed to user fees, HAI is taking a cautious wait-and-see approach before sounding the GA alarm over potentially increased fees under a user-fee-based funding system.
Senate Bill Directs FAA to "Crack Down" on Drones
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:27:00 -0400
A directive is contained in the U.S. Senate fiscal 2016 transportation funding bill that would require the FAA to crack down on drone operations conducted close to aircraft and airports.