Enstrom provides update on TH-180 Trainer

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February 22, 2017

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Enstrom resumed flight testing of the TH-180 with the second prototype, helicopter N181TH, on May 26, 2016, after the first prototype was severely damaged during a hard landing in February 2016. Enstrom Photo

Enstrom provides update on TH-180 Trainer

Enstrom’s TH-180 helicopter program is moving forward towards certification.

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 Today's News

With a strong background in maintenance, repair and overhaul, Alpine Aerotech has developed a series of cost-effective repairs intended to preserve formerly unserviceable or unrepairable components. Alpine Aerotech Photo

Alpine Aerotech announces EASA approvals

Many of Alpine Aerotech's current Transport Canada Repair Design Approvals have been given reciprocal acceptance from the European Aviation Safety Agency.


NHV awarded offshore contract by SHL

The NHV Group has announced a new contract with Seaway Heavy Lifting to provide helicopter services in support of its upcoming wind farm construction project at the Beatrice Offshore Wind farm.


Southwest Fuel Systems announces Hammonds distributorship

Southwest Fuel Systems has been designated as a distributor for the Hammonds brand of Jet A and Avgas aviation fuel additives including the Biobor JF, Turboline, Hum-Bug and Lubribor product lines.


AUVSI partners with FAA for annual UAS symposium

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International has partnered with the Federal Aviation Administration to host the annual UAS symposium, which will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, Virginia, on March 27 to 29.

HeliGroup is launching a new sales office within the Airbus Helicopters U.K. complex, as well as a dedicated Guimbal Cabri G2 pilot training center. HeliGroup Photo

U.K. distributor launches Guimbal Centre of Excellence

HeliGroup is establishing a Centre of Excellence at Oxford Airport, to include a new sales office and training center.


Rostec, RDIF attract leading international funds to invest in Russian Helicopters

The Russian Direct Investment Fund has formed a consortium comprising leading Middle Eastern funds and finalized a deal to acquire a minority stake in Russian Helicopters.


Lockheed Martin's venture fund seeking next big idea to fuel technology development

Lockheed Martin Ventures, in partnership with ClearSky and ARCH Venture Partners, is accepting applications for a first-of-its-kind competition that will have entrepreneurs pitch their business plan in a helicopter in the skies above Austin, Texas.


Guardian Mobility appoints new business development manager

Ken Stewart has re-joined the firm and will be responsible for developing new markets as well as support and growth with the existing customer base.


 News From The Web

Idex 2017: Bell Helicopter eyes Gulf deals
 Source: thenational.ae


UTair launches satellite tracking for its helicopter fleet
 Source: rusaviainsider.com


Laser pointer flashes Oakland County police helicopter amid search
 Source: mlive.com


Rescue helicopter responded to stranded man
 Source: theadvocate.com.au


Durham police air, ground units rescue snowmobilers lost in Ganaraska Forest
 Source: durhamregion.com


Wreckage from fatal helicopter crash recovered from lake
 Source: ksla.com


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Wiking Helikopter Service completing the first commercial sea pilot transfer using its new Airbus Helicopters H145 in offshore configuration. Photo submitted by Christoph Meyer

Wiking Helikopter Service completing the first commercial sea pilot transfer using its new Airbus Helicopters H145 in offshore configuration. Photo submitted by Christoph Meyer
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