Bell Helicopter: Vertical Flight Hall of Fame Award
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:48:00 -0500
Fort Worth, Texas - Bell Helicopter honored Papillon Helicopters founder Elling Halvorson with the Bell Helicopter Vertical Flight Hall of Fame Award at the 12th annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards in Beverly Hills on January 16. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the rotorcraft industry.
Multiple Fatalities in Erie Helicopter Crash
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:29:00 -0500
Erie, Colo. (thedenverchannel.com) - Multiple people were killed in a helicopter crash at the Erie Municipal Airport Jan. 26. The aircraft came down beside a runway at the Erie Municipal Airport is on Colorado Highway 7, about three miles west of Interstate 25.
Significance of February 15
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:11:00 -0500
Attention: There could be some tax payers in the United States who owe penalties to the IRS because they were uninsured last year and didn't sign up for Obamacare.
Environment: Obama Testing Republican and Alaska Lawmakers
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:41:00 -0500
The Obama administration has proposed designating the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as wilderness – an attempt at placing the area under the highest level of federal protection and prohibiting oil and gas drilling.
U.S. Highway Bill Update
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:30:00 -0500
The Highway Trust Fund is set to run out of money by the end of May and the U.S. Congress is no closer to agreement on how to finance infrastructure spending than they were last summer when they passed a short-term extension.
Donate to HFI Auction: Deadline Extended!
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:23:00 -0500
Donate to Helicopter Foundation International's Online Silent Auction and raise your company's profile at HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 in Orlando, Fla. The auction will reach thousands of bidders from across the vertical aviation industry - and you'll also be helping a great industry cause! The deadline to donate has been extended - but not for long. Donate today!
Helicopter Crash Claims Two Marines
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:06:00 -0500
valleynewslive.com - Two U.S. Marines died after their helicopter crashed on a training mission in Southern California. The aircraft went down around 4:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. ET) Jan. 23 at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif.