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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:07:00 -0400

Era Helicopters seeks a Senior Safety and Quality Assurance Advisor, Houma, La., to act as, among other duties, the safety and quality assurance representative and point of contact for the international business unit.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:42:00 -0400

Lucknow, India (Times of India) - At least 7 people are dead after an advanced air force copter crashed in a field near Sitapur on July 25.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:25:00 -0400

A contentious showdown between the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate is occurring with just two days left before lawmakers leave town for the entire month of August.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:12:00 -0400

Austin, Texas – DAC International has received Parts Manufacturer Approval and Supplemental Type Certificate Approval on its Digital to Analog Converter and Airborne Data Link Processor, and Type Certificate approval of its ARINC-to-NMEA 183 converter.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:58:00 -0400

The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Georgetown, Del., area for July 31. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:41:00 -0400

With only two legislative days remaining before Congress recesses on Friday, August 1 for a month, a bill has emerged in the U.S. House of Representatives that would address the unaccompanied-minor crisis at the border.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:28:00 -0400

Rotorcraft Support, Inc. has added the Airbus Helicopters EC130T2 to it line of STC approved installations of Concord valve regulated sealed lead acid (VSLA) batteries. This STC allows operators to install the RG350 as a direct replacement of the NiCad battery.
 


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:13:00 -0400

PRISM, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc., is proud to announce that it saw a record 152% growth in helicopter customers over the last 22 months.


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:02:00 -0400

Oshkosh, Wis. – The HAI HELI-CENTER at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh continued to draw large crowds on Tuesday, July 29 and Wednesday 30, the second and third days of the show.

 


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:48:00 -0400

West Liberty, Ohio (WDTN) – A man is alive after the helicopter he was piloting came crashing down July 29. Witnesses in the area say the helicopter was trimming trees.


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:23:00 -0400

Shreveport, La. – The Airbus Helicopters AS365 "Dauphin" platform was a pioneer for Single Pilot IFR (SPIFR) and has transported critically ill or injured patients for years. However, there has not been a fully STCd, repeatable fleet configuration, until now.


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:12:00 -0400

Airbus Helicopters seeks a sales manager - oil and gas, Grand Prairie, Texas. The position is primarily responsible for business development and marketing activities in the oil and gas market, representing Airbus Helicopters as the main customer focal point.


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:55:00 -0400

Most lawmakers agree that U.S. companies ditching their home base by moving abroad to skirt taxes is a huge problem, but there is no agreement in Washington over what to do about it. Lawmakers have been hung up over the best way to actually stop companies from inverting.


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:42:00 -0400

Menominee, Mich. - Enstrom is pleased to announce that the FAA has certified the Garmin G1000H all-glass, integrated flight deck for installation in its 480B helicopter model. The new configuration will be designated the 480B-G.


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:31:00 -0400

The newest addition to Concorde's RG Series of Valve Regulated Sealed Lead Acid aircraft batteries, the RG-641, has received TSO Approval.


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