Police Helicopter Involved in Saving Whales
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:03:00 -0500
Essex, England (hertsandessexobserver.co.uk) - Essex police officers have been involved in one of their most unusual wildlife operations – to prevent 40 whales from being stranded on beaches or sandbanks.
Helicopter Saves Hunter
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:44:00 -0500
Catawba Island, Ohio (sanduskyregister.com) - A duck hunter whose boat got stuck in the West Harbor was rescued by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter late Nov. 17.
How to Survive A Helicopter Crash
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:29:00 -0500
Air & Space Magazine - It's dark inside the half-submerged structure as my classmates and I follow instructors Ben Rayner and Shane Lucas into the gloom to pick our seats in this simulated UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter cabin. We've been advised that the underwater-escape problems will ratchet up in difficulty, to the point where we'll be flipped upside down, in darkness, and dealing with obstacles on the way out, but Rayner has also assured us that nobody's going to drown during this helicopter underwater-egress training...
DART: Practical Products for R66
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:58:00 -0500
Hawkesbury, ON, Canada – DART is pleased to present a number of new updates for the Robinson R66.
NOTAM Issued for Las Vegas, Nev.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:22:00 -0500
The FAA has issued a NOTAM for temporary flight restrictions in the Las Vegas, Nev., area for November 21-23. Remember, always get an updated briefing immediately prior to departure.
Vector: MRO for French Navy Lynx Helicopters
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:57:00 -0500
Vector Aerospace - U.K. has announced the agreement of a long-term contract to provide structural maintenance and technical support for the French Navy's Lynx Mk.4 helicopter fleet.
Bristow: Two Years of Target Zero Safety in W. Africa
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:45:00 -0500
Bristow's West Africa Business Unit and BGI Aviation Technical Services celebrates two consecutive years of Target Zero performance without a recordable injury or air accident. In October alone, Bristow operations in Nigeria achieved 1,000 hours of Target Zero performance.