Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:41:00 -0400

On April 24, 1957, an unassuming young man started a business that eventually created an industry. Already a man of vision, Wes Lematta started with a single, small helicopter, but he named his company with a plural "helicopters" in expectation of bigger and better things. Today, at 57 years old, Columbia Helicopters is the established leader in the heavy-lift helicopter industry with aircraft operating around the world.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:20:00 -0400

HAI Director of Safety Outreach Stan Rose and an international cast of rotor-wing professionals will host the first-ever helicopter safety seminar in Yangon, Myanmar, April 28.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:50:00 -0400

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – For the second year in a row, Rockwell Collins has received the top ranking in Professional Pilot magazine's annual PRASE (Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment) Survey for "Best International Trip Planning."

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:37:00 -0400

Tucson, Ariz. - Universal Avionics reports that Corey Wilkinson has been appointed to the newly created position of Sales Manager for the Latin America region.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:18:00 -0400

The 36th annual General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey (GA Survey) for reporting on calendar year 2013 is beginning soon, and we will need your help. The FAA's annual GA Survey is the only source of information on the size and makeup of the general aviation and Part 135 fleets, the number of hours flown, and the reasons people fly. Please help us provide accurate information on aviation activity and safety.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:59:00 -0400

The Mid-Air Collision Avoidance and Tour comes to the Dover AFB, Dover, Del., on Saturday, May 17 at 7:00 am.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:37:00 -0400

La Guardia Airport, N.Y. - FlightSafety International announces that Jon Pollack has been named Director, Business Development, Rotorcraft.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:19:00 -0400

The FAA has reissued the NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Islip/Woodbury, N.Y., areas for April 24. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:04:00 -0400

Following the announcement made at this year's Schedulers and Dispatchers in February that Air BP was to become the sole fuel provider at Cannes Mandelieu Airport, the first fuelling took place on April 8. The first aircraft to be refuelled under the new arrangement was a helicopter from Cote d'Azur-based Azur Helicoptere.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:37:00 -0400

Southern California Edison is seeking an Asst. Chief Pilot (PIL1). We are an industry leader that is designing new and innovative ways to meet our customer's needs. We need your good ideas and your contributions to remain a leader in this industry.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:25:00 -0400

Weston-Super-Mare, England - The Helicopter Museum now has more than 100 aircraft in its diverse collection gathered from around the world, including a number of unique one-off helicopters and autogyros. The museum celebrates its 25th anniversary of opening to the public this year.

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:46:00 -0400

Richmond, BC, Canada - Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North Americahas signed a 3-year MRO support contract with Optima Aero headquartered in Quebec, CA, to provide maintenance repair and overhaul for their PT6T-series engines for the next three years.

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:14:00 -0400

Burbank, Calif. — Velocity Aerospace Group, Inc. announces the strategic acquisition with management of E.D.N. Aviation, Inc. The move expands Velocity’s repair and overhaul service capabilities into control panel services.

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:46:00 -0400

Hawkesbury, ON, Canada - DART Aerospace is pleased to announce that it has received Federal Aviation Administration and Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificates for its R66 Cargo Mirror and R66 Bearpaws.

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:01:00 -0400

La Guardia Airport, N.Y. - FlightSafety International announces that Jennifer Bensky has been promoted to Director, Courseware Support. She succeeds Jon Pollack who has been named Director, Business Development, Rotorcraft.

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