Monthly Archives: August 2015

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​Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. Concludes Six-Month S-76D™ Helicopter Demonstration and Exhibition Tour

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. recently concluded its S-76D helicopter domestic and international demonstration and exhibition tour.

The aircraft, an S-76D helicopter configured for oil and gas operations, began its domestic demonstrations earlier this year in the Gulf of Mexico region.

The aircraft first visited Lafayette, Louisiana, where a high-speed vinyl applique made for airplanes (rated to 500+ mph) […]

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Secretary of U.S. Air Force visits Bell Helicopter headquarters

Bell Helicopter, hosted the Secretary of the Air Force, the Honorable Deborah Lee James yesterday at the company’s global headquarters during her visit to Fort Worth.

“Our partnerships with industry are as critical today as they’ve ever been,” said Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James. “Getting to see firsthand the capabilities and advancements being […]

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Onboard Systems Receives Mexican Certification for Bell 206L & 406Cargo Hook Kits and Onboard Weighing Systems

Bell 206L & 407 Cargo Hook System Onboard Systems International, Inc., has today announced that its cargo hook kits and Onboard Weighing Systems for the Bell 206L and 406 aircraft models have been certified for use in Mexico by the Dirección General de Aeronáutica Civil (DGAC). A Certificado de Tipo Suplementario was issued for the […]

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Development of the Enstrom TH180

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is continuing flight testing on the new TH180 helicopter. Originally announced at the 2014 HAI show, Enstrom has since taken a number of signed MOUs on the new helicopter designed for the ab-initio flight training, light commercial, and private owner market.
“We are into the envelope expansion phase,” said Enstrom test pilot Bill […]

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KUBOTA and Devon Air Ambulance Trust prepare for take off!

A market leading machinery manufacturer has teamed up with Devon Air Ambulance Trust to launch ‘Working Safely, Saving Lives’ – a campaign that aims to raise £250,000 for UK air ambulance charities whilst also promoting the importance of health and safety in the workplace.

Agriculture and construction are two of the most dangerous and […]

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AW189 Helicopter Obtains Russian Civil Certification

The new AW189 super medium twin engine helicopter has obtained Russian Civil Certification. This certification will allow the AW189 to be delivered to customers in Russia, opening up a further market for the AW189, which is already in service in various countries including UK, Denmark, UAE, Qatar, Malaysia. The AW189 is the market leader […]

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The latest in airborne gas imaging technology

The newly released SWE 300 GAS utilizes the Niatros narrow band IR sensor to expose the fugitive gas plumes.

SWE 300 GAS Optical Imaging Sensor System

Swesystem offers in house design and development of Airborne Gimbal camera systems. Fulfilling the demand of Flexible and High End systems, Swesystem today provides active Gyro Stabilization in all our products. […]

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