Sikorsky Awarded Maintenance Contract for U.S. Navy Pilot ...

STRATFORD, Connecticut – Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the award of a maintenance and support services contract for more than 360 aircraft operated by the …

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Sikorsky Training Academy Graduates First Class of S-70i ...

STRATFORD, Connecticut – Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced its first graduating class from the Sikorsky Training Academy (STA). A team of Brunei pilots and …

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Sikorsky - PZL Mielec Prepares Multirole M28® Airplane for ...

Sikorsky – PZL Mielec Prepares Multirole M28® Airplane for Transatlantic Leg of Latin American and Caribbean Tour. … SOURCE Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation.

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The Aviationist » In Russia’s Chechen Republic, Car’s Dashcam Captured A Helicopter Flying So Low It Almost Hit Cars On Major Highway

Filmed by a vehicle’s dash camera, the video below shows an Mi-8 Hip helicopter buzzing the cars on the Rostov-Baku highway, near Gudermes in Russia’s Chechen Republic, earlier in May.

As you can see the chopper flew just several meters above a barrier dividing the highway lanes...


With a helicopter as your ski lift, not even the sky’s the limit



I’m airborne. Powder swirls around my body. I dart through the spaces between giant spruce trees. Somehow, my brain calculates the pitch of the slope and my balance holds. Seconds after hurtling off a small cliff deep in the Canadian backcountry, I land …

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Cutting Helicopter Fuel Consumption With Hybrid Power



Safran has begun studies into the use of hybrid power on helicopters as a way to cut fuel consumption. The French company believes that the right-sizing of engines through the use of a turbine-electric hybrid power system could cut fuel consumption by 10-15%.

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Swiss complete helicopter whiteout trials of LIDAR pilot aid

… a new system to help helicopter pilots cope with low-visibility situations … are looking out of the helicopter.”
Overall results were positive, says … certification baselines for such a helicopter."
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Museum to host commemorative event to mark 50th anniversary of Gazelle helicopter



… 50th anniversary of the Gazelle helicopter is going to be celebrated …

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Bell Helicopter Confirms Delay In Relentless Certification

Bell Helicopter has confirmed that there will be a delay in the certification of its 525 Relentless helicopter due to a fatal accident involving one of its test aircraft last July. The company says that the two remaining flight test aircraft have been …

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The First-of-Its-Kind HeliYoga Experience is Possible because of Maverick Helicopters & Silent Savasana


Maverick Helicopters brings HeliYoga, which is a limitless, exclusive, luxury helicopter flight and yoga experience done in a remote landing at Valley of Fire State Park, and a private 75-minute yoga session. You read that correct! It is something only the …

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With a helicopter as your ski lift, every day is a ‘powder day’ in British Columbia



I’m airborne. Powder swirls around my body. I dart through the spaces between giant spruce trees. Somehow, my brain calculates the pitch of the slope and my balance holds. Seconds after hurtling off a small cliff deep in the Canadian backcountry, I land …

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IHST: How to Prevent Helicopter Accidents



… the best opportunities to prevent helicopter accidents, the team says:
The … helicopter accidents. The safety team’s second annual survey of civil helicopter … the best opportunities to prevent helicopter accidents...


Bell Helicopter To End Production Of LongRanger



FORT WORTH—Bell is planning to end production of its Model 206L LongRanger single-engine light helicopter later this year, ending the type’s 42-year-long production … You must be a paid subscriber to access “Bell Helicopter To End Production Of …

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Bristow provides helicopter ride for 8 children from Big Brothers Big…

… Mexico. Bristow provided a 12-seat helicopter at the West Houston Airport … excited about riding in a helicopter.”
Haven, who has never been … board a plane or a helicopter, was one of the eight...


Low-flying helicopter seen near Galleria area

HOUSTON- There was a curious sight in the sky Monday that had a lot of people wondering what was going on. Several viewers shared videos of a helicopter flying very low around the Galleria area, including Henri Dubiton. The chopper zoomed by his office …

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Helicopter crash filmed by passenger on-board

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The shocking moment a helicopter carrying excited tourists span out … heard as the low flying helicopter lost altitude and plunged into … to the scene 
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Passengers, onlookers film the moment a tourist helicopter crashes in Brazil

… and a pilot survived a helicopter crash in Brazil.
Three tourists … a pilot have survived a helicopter crash in Brazil after the … river. 
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Britain's helicopter industry is safe 'for decades', says new Leonardo boss

However, Mr Bone, the new managing director and chairman of UK operations at the Italian-owned business, said he had no fears about producing military helicopters for the British Armed Forces.
“There is a future for us in this area,” said the...


Robinson Readies To Deliver Its 12,000th Helicopter

Robinson Helicopter has produced its 12,000th helicopter, the Torrance, California-based helicopter manufacturer … CEO Kurt Robinson said the helicopter rolled off the assembly line …

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Kuwait Requests $510M For AMRAAMs, AH-64D Apache Helicopter Sustainment

The State Department approved two Foreign Military Sales (FMS) requests totaling $510 million for AIM-120C-7 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAMs) as well as sustainment and contractor logistics support for AH-64D Apache Helicopters. The …

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Global Helicopter Flight Control Systems (FCS) Industry Will Grow at a CAGR of 2.4% During the Period 2016-2020

Researchmoz added Most up-to-date research on “Global Helicopter Flight Control Systems Market 2016-2020” to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY — (SBWIRE) — 01/30/2017 — Helicopter FCS is an integral part of a helicopter, and it is used …

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Helicopter anyone? Meet the man selling Sh96 million chopper on OLX

… selling… wait for it… a helicopter for a cool Sh96 million … chopper with the tag line ‘helicopter on sale for your campaigns … be traversing the country. A helicopter is ideal for such campaigns … who have asked about the...


Airbus helicopter deliveries up over 5% in 2016

… to curtail spending. That forced helicopter makers that ferry oil workers … the last decade," Airbus Helicopter Chief Executive Guillaume Faury said … .
LMT, +1.58%
which acquired...


Fort Bragg squadron nears end of mission in Korea; Army bids farewell to Kiowa helicopter (with video and photos)

… to the OH-58D-Kiowa Warrior reconnaissance helicopter. The 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry … to the OH-58D-Kiowa Warrior reconnaissance helicopter. The 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry … to the OH-58D-Kiowa Warrior reconnaissance helicopter. The 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry …

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Global Helicopter Flight Control Systems Market Analysis Report

This report studies Helicopter Flight Control Systems in Global market, especially in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India, focuses on top manufacturers in global market, with capacity, production, price, revenue and market share …

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