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February 9, 2018
A question of priorities: Protecting helicopter occupants
The civil helicopter industry has become increasingly aware of the need for improved occupant protection, but achieving that goal will be a lengthy process.
No greater love: A fight for helicopter crash safetyFlight For Life pilot Patrick Mahany loved his crew like family. Now, his widow is trying to honor his legacy by making helicopters safer for all of us.
Liebherr-Aerospace receives order for H160 heating valvesLiebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS has been selected by Airbus Helicopters to supply the heating valves for its H160 helicopter program.
CHC Group appoints new general counselCHC Group's Imran Hayat, currently serving as acting general counsel, has been confirmed by its board of managers to assume the role permanently moving forward.
Air support unit performs 4 medevacs in 24 hoursOver the duration of 24 hours, the Santa Barbara Air Support Unit responded to four calls for service, providing critical lifesaving rescues and air support for local area law enforcement.
Asia Pacific's HEMS, VIP and military markets present opportunities for the H145Among the helicopters generating interest in the Asia-Pacific region, Airbus says the H145 is already at the center of talks with HEMS, VIP and military operators.
Two H125Ms help rescue climbers in PakistanTwo H125Ms were used in the rescue of a distressed climber on Pakistan’s Nanga Parbat peak. Their transport of four members of a rescue team within a day’s journey saved crucial time in getting Elisabeth Revol to safety.
News From The Web
Mission Health considers moving helicopter from Angel Medical Center Source: wlos.com
Virginia State Police dedicate aviation hangar to fallen Lt. Jay Cullen Source: wric.com
IAF looking to replace its famed Yas'ur helicopter Source: ynetnews.com
Helicopter described as 'Achilles heel' could respond to only 1 in 5 medevac calls Source: cbc.ca
VP, Supply Chain Value Stream Management at MD Helicopters, Inc. (Mesa, Arizona USA )
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AP Maintenance Technician- GP at Uniflight, LLC. (Grand Prairie, Texas USA )
CO-PILOTS at Mission Support and Test Services (Las Vegas, Nevada USA )
Buyer III at MD Helicopters, Inc. (Mesa, Arizona USA )
Safety & Quality Manager Mexico at CHC Helicopter Services (Ciudad Del Carmen, Central Mexico Mexico )
Production Planner, Airframes at CHC Helicopter Services (Delta, British Columbia Canada )
Component Engineer at Rogerson Kratos (Pasadena, California USA )
Avionics & Electrical Engineer III - Completion Engineering at MD Helicopters, Inc. (Mesa, Arizona USA )
Dynamics/Components Overhaul technician-GP at Uniflight, LLC. (Grand Prairie, Texas USA )
Starter/Generator Technician at Precision Aviation Group (Atlanta, Georgia USA )
Project Engineer at MD Helicopters, Inc. (Mesa, Arizona USA )
Avionics & Electrical Engineer III - Systems & Technology at MD Helicopters, Inc. (Mesa, Arizona USA )
Regional Maintenance Manager at CHC Helicopter Services (Perth, Western Australia Australia, International International )
Bid Compliance Specialist at CHC Helicopter Services (Dallas, Texas USA )
Quality Analyst 2 at Northrop Grumman (Kandahar, International International )
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