Emmitsburg, Md.: Oct. 4
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:30:00 -0400
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Emmitsburg, Md., area for October 4. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Salute to Excellence Awards: Nominations Deadline Extended!
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 22:06:00 -0400
Alexandria, Va. - Due to an overwhelming response, the deadline to submit nominations for HAI's 2016 Salute to Excellence Awards has been extended! Nominate an exemplary rotorcraft professional at rotor.org/salute and give the next generation something to aspire to! But you only have until Friday, October 16 to do so!
AS350 Family Tail Rotor Bellcrank
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:49:00 -0400
Two recent SAFECOM reports identified an issue with the Airbus 350 Series helicopter tail Rotor gearbox input bellcrank (sometimes call an input lever). This bellcrank is on all Airbus 350 Series helicopter gearboxes that have a conventional tail rotor.
Remote GeoSystems: Corona 350 & geoDVR Implementation
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:37:00 -0400
Fort Collins, Colo. and Chesapeake, Va. - Remote GeoSystems, Inc. and Chesapeake Bay Helicopters, Inc. are pleased to announce the successful implementation of the geoDVR Gen2 with a FLIR Corona 350 Gimbal Video Camera System on an MD Helicopter for airborne utility line inspections.
Seeking Director of Business Development/MRO
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:24:00 -0400
Columbia Helicopters seeks a director of business development/MRO services. This individual will present CHI's values, solutions, and capabilities to senior-level customers by conducting timely capability overviews and solution sessions and collaborating with subject matter experts to capture business for the MRO Services segment.
Sea King Transition Won't Be Smooth as Liked
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:11:00 -0400
Ottawa, Canada (huffingtonpost.ca) - Only four of the Canadian Air Force's venerable CH-124 Sea King helicopters are due to be written off between now and the end of next March, despite last June's splashy retirement party for the five-decade-old workhorses.
Panel to Focus on Most Daunting Certification Challenges
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 20:53:00 -0400
Rotor&Wing - Operations, engineering, and flight test experts will debate the real-world certification challenges facing the rotorcraft industry and its regulators at Oct. 27's Rotorcraft Certification Summit.