Airbus Helicopters: Joint Venture for Regional Simulator Center
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:32:00 -0400
Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad has signed an agreement to acquire a 30 percent share in the Airbus Helicopters Simulation Center in Malaysia.
Vietnam Military Helicopter Crashes
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:20:00 -0400
tuoitrenews.vn - A military helicopter of the Vietnamese Army crashed March 26 on Phu Quy island in strong gusts of wind.
Bell Helicopter: Strong Interest in Newest Aircraft
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:51:00 -0400
Fort Worth, Texas - Bell Helicopter announces multiple letters of intent with three Middle Eastern operators for 505 and 525 models.
More than $14,000 Raised for Rescue Helicopter
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:36:00 -0400
Queensland, Australia (gladstoneobserver.com.au) - At the end of January, the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service put a call out to help raise $10,000 for the purchase of two intermediate bulk containers (IBCs). Local community groups donated a grand total of $14,816 toward the 'We Need a Tank or Two' campaign.
Hiker Airlifted from McHugh Creek Trail Area
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:57:00 -0400
adn.com - An Anchorage woman and her dog were rescued by helicopter from the McHugh Creek area over the weekend after she became stranded on a rock field, Alaska State Troopers said.
Snake Bites Keeping Helicopter Rescue Crews Busy
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:40:00 -0400
Queensland, Australia (news-mail.com.au) - With years of experience handling snakes, Bundaberg snake catch Anthony Zink knows a thing or two, and an increase in suspected snake bites across the region has necessitated the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopters to respond to six call outs so far this month.
Aerial Firefighters Well Prepared for Coming Fire Season
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:25:00 -0400
Aviation Today - While the fire season throughout much of the United States does not begin until early spring, the private aerial firefighting industry is, even now, battle ready for what could be another tough year thanks to ongoing dry conditions in the Western states.