Congress Sending White House 3-Month Transportation Bill
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:30:00 -0400
The House cleared a 3-month transportation patch before leaving town on Wednesday, July 29 for their five-week recess. By close of business on Thursday, July 30, the Senate is expected to have cleared the measure -- sending it off for the president's signature.
FAA to Drone Operators - Steer Clear of TFRs
(Aviation Today) - The FAA is joining the campaign to keep drones from jeopardizing aerial firefighting operations. A July 29 statement from the aviation agency reiterates the "If you fly, we don't" message.
Phrog’s Farewell: Honoring the Legacy of the CH-46
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:13:00 -0400
The CH-46 Sea Knight has served America's military with distinction for more than 50 years. On Saturday, August 1, the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, in collaboration with the United States Marine Corps and National Museum of the United States Marine Corps, will present a retirement ceremony for this historic aircraft.
Able Aerospace: PMA for Bell 206 Main Rotor Hub
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:01:00 -0400
(Mesa, Ariz.) - Able Aerospace, Inc. has reached a benchmark in its decades-long history, securing FAA approval on the Bell 206 main rotor hub grip PMA and officially completing its full offering of major components for the Bell 206 helicopter main rotor hub.
Heli-One: New Website
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:58:00 -0400
(Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) – Heli-One, one of the world’s leading independent providers of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has launched a website redesign with new functionality. Residing at the current website address (http://heli-one.ca), the refreshed website has improved functionality that allows visitors to see the full extent of Heli-One’s capabilities and quickly understand the different ways Heli-One can service their helicopter needs.
DART Aerospace: AW119 MkII Crosstubes
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:54:00 -0400
DART Aerospace proudly announces the launch of the AW119 MkII crosstubes; an economic straight replacement of the OEM product with shorter lead times.
Bell Helicopter: Bell 407 ASIO surveillance & recon solution
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:52:00 -0400
(Prague, Czech Republic) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company and BIRD Aerosystems, announced today the signature of a cooperation agreement to integrate the BIRD Aerosystems Surveillance, Intelligence and Observation (ASIO) package as a complete end-to-end airborne information surveillance and reconnaissance solution (ISR) for the Bell 407GXP.