Scottish Ambulance Service upgrades fleet with H145s
The Scottish Ambulance Service will operate one of the most advanced publicly funded air ambulance services in the world after taking delivery of two new purpose built helicopters.
VHA receives FAA Type Inspection Authorization on composite 206B main rotor blades
Van Horn Aviation (VHA) has received Federal Aviation Administration Type Inspection Authorization on its composite main rotor blades for the Bell 206B JetRanger helicopter.
Era Group Inc. announces Houma super base grand opening
Era Group Inc. has announced the grand opening of its 35-acre super base in Houma, La.
Bell 525 Relentless makes successful first flight
The Bell 525 Relentless has performed a successful maiden flight, taking to the air for the first time on July 1 at Bell Helicopter’s aircraft assembly center in Amarillo, Texas.
Airbus developments are helicopter highlight at 51st Paris Air Show
The main focus of the Paris Air Show may not be on rotary-wing aircraft, but the 51st edition of the biennial trade show still revealed some important helicopter developments at Le Bourget Airport.
NTSB faults pilot, inspector in reality TV helicopter crash
The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board has released its probable cause report for a 2013 helicopter crash that occurred during filming for a Discovery Channel reality show, faulting the pilot for poor decision-making and a Federal Aviation Administration inspector for inadequate oversight.
A flight to remember
An air ambulance ride at age five changed Nicholas D'Amato's life. Last week, he took another memorable helicopter ride — a flight to his high school prom.