Mercy Flight, NH90 in Germany, Air Evac Lifeteam pilot incapacitation training, and more!
One of the helicopter industry’s leading sales and service organizations now offers access to a product dramatically improving visibility and comfort for pilots in AS350/H125 helicopters.
EuroTec Vertical Flight Solutions has announced becoming a dealer for Swiss Rotor Solutions and its popular Maximum Pilot View Kit (MPVK).
Earlier this year, EuroTec completed the first North American install of the Maximum Pilot View Kit. The dealership brings sales and support for the MPVK, along with complete installation services.
Compared with prior options, the MPVK increases visibility by a factor of 10 allowing superior downward and lateral views of terrain and load, improving speed, efficiency and reducing pilot strain during flight operations.
As a dramatic step forward in pilot visibility, the MPVK can enhance operational safety for a wide variety of missions and is therefore suitable for all operator types.
Key features include improved lateral headroom for pilots, a seamless righthand panorama and elimination of airframe structures that typically cause loss of target view.
EuroTec performed the installation for Washington-based Rainier Heli International, the first operator in North America to implement the Maximum Pilot View Kit.
Pilots including Jim Robinson at AgMax continue to report substantial improvements in visibility and operational benefits following the upgrade.
“This new dealership allows our customers added access to leading equipment designs,” states EuroTec’s president, Chad Decker. “The Swiss Rotor Solutions team shares our focus on providing excellence in design and customer support, while our decades of experience with this airframe means a quality installation every time.”
“We are proud to announce EuroTec as an official distributor, installer and service/support partner for the MPVK within the U.S. and Canada. As a highly experienced and well-known MRO, EuroTec suits exactly to the profile Swiss Rotor Solutions is looking for regarding their worldwide acting partners,” says Thomas Bolzli, CEO of Swiss Rotor Solutions. “We wish them great success and joy with the new product in 2019!”
More than 30 of the kits are now in operation globally, and EuroTec states that further installations are planned.
“We are proud to offer the Maximum Pilot View Kit and urge H125/AS350 owners to contact us to discuss how this fine product can enhance their operations,” adds Decker.