Safran: Customer Confidence in SBH Contracts
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:33:00 -0500
Orlando, Fla. - Turbomeca (Safran) companies across the world have finalized SBH (Support By the Hour) contracts with numerous operators flying a wide range of missions. During HAI HELI-EXPO 2015, Canadian operator Coast to Coast will sign a SBH contract with Turbomeca Canada covering the Arrius 1A engines in its AS 355 helicopters.
Safran: Support Contract with DRF Luftrettung
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:30:00 -0500
Orlando, Fla. - Turbomeca (Safran) and DRF Luftrettung announce the signature of a 10-year Support By the Hour (SBH) contract for their 40 Arriel 2E engines.
Metro Aviation: New OCC
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:27:00 -0500
Orlando, FL – Metro Aviation recently upgraded and expanded its Operational Control Center (OCC) at its headquarters in Shreveport, Louisiana.
LCI: Second AW139 to HeliService
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:20:00 -0500
LCI Helicopters has entered into an agreement to lease a second new AgustaWestland AW139 to HeliService international as it continues with its expansion plans.
Agusta: Failure of Tail Rotor Pitch Control Link
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:17:00 -0500
An emergency airworthiness directive is being sent to owners and operators of Agusta helicopters, prompted by a report of an in-flight failure of tail rotor pitch control link on an Agusta Model AW119 MKII helicopter. This EAD requires inspecting certain pitch links for freedom of movement, corrosion, excessive friction of the spherical bearings, and cracks.
Donaldson: EASA Approval for Aw139 Filter
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:04:00 -0500
Minneapolis, MN — Donaldson Aerospace & Defense announced that Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland has received European Aviation Safety Agency approval for installation of Donaldson’s Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) system on the AW139.
Cadorath: Strengthens MoreUPtime Support
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:00:00 -0500
Winnipeg, Canada – Cadorath Distribution announced it has solidified their long-term commitment towards their support of Bell Helicopter light and medium helicopters by making significant investments into their spares support inventory in early 2015.