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08/03/2017BELL HELICOPTER AND DART AEROSPACE PARTNER FOR BELL 505 EMERGENCY FLOTATION SYSTEM

DART Aerospace has announced its partnership with Bell Helicopter on the design and development of an emergency flotation system (EFS) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter.

07/03/2017FLIGHT TEST COMPLETE FOR NEW TRANSITION TO HOVER FEATURE IN THE AS332

Successful integration and testing of the new Transition to Hover feature has now been completed in the AS332L/L1 Super Puma helicopter. As part of a new software change for the Universal Avionics Flight Management System (FMS), Transition to Hover is a must-have feature for any AS332L/L1 crew

07/03/2017KEY MILESTONE ACHIEVED WITH TSO SUBMITTAL FOR UNIVERSAL AVIONICS INSIGHT®

Universal Avionics announces that the engineering of the InSight display system is now fulfilled, and that the company is working toward completion of the STC and TSO package in preparation for TIA. Upon approval, InSight will provide operators with a new modern, integrated flight deck solution.

07/03/2017StandardAero CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF ROLL-ROYCE M250 HELICOPTER ENGINE SUPPORT

The annual Helicopter Association International (HAI) Heli-Expo 2017 marks the 50th year that StandardAero has offered Roll-Royce M250 helicopter engine services to the industry.  The company was first contracted in 1967

06/03/2017FLIGHTSAFETY INTRODUCES NEW COURSE FOR HELICOPTER AIR AMBULANCE OPERATORS

FlightSafety International introduces a new Operations Control Specialist course for Helicopter Air Ambulance operators. The course is designed for pilots, communications specialists, airline dispatchers, and other aviation safety professionals.

06/03/2017NEW SOLUTION FOR 4G CONNECTIVITY IN HELICOPTER CABIN

RUAG Aviation is developing a solution for a brand new 4G LTE connectivity experience in helicopters. This allows passengers to enjoy the same connectivity as they have on the ground.

06/03/2017FLIGHTSAFETY EXPANDS INITIAL NVG TRAINING TO BELL 212/412 AND AIRBUS H135

FlightSafety International now offers FAA-approved Part 142 Night Vision Goggle initial training for the Airbus Helicopters H135, Bell 212, and Bell 412EP using Level D qualified simulators. FlightSafety also introduces an NVG eLearning recurrent course.