RSS Feed for this search

Apu

Bell Helicopter and Air Pacific Utama Celebrate at Rotorcraft Asia

Bell Helicopter and Air Pacific Utama Celebrate at Rotorcraft Asia

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the purchase agreement signing of the first Bell 407GXP to an Indonesian customer, Air Pacific Utama (PT APU) and the signing for the Customer Advantage Plan (CAP) – the first Asia-based customer to sign for the new service solution.  Bell Helicopter’s Customer Advantage Plans provide customers… Read more »

Source: Bell Helicopter, 19-Apr-17

JSSI Introduces Seminars Series for Aircraft Owners & Operators in South America

JSSI Introduces Seminars Series for Aircraft Owners & Operators in South America

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, plans to present educational seminars to local turbine aircraft owners and operators based in Brazil and Chile. On July 15, 2015, Tony Gilbert, Vice President of Business Development in South America for JSSI, and Aroldo Rovero, JSSI’s… Read more »

Source: JSSI, 03-Jul-15

Visit our website - www.sloanehelicopters.com
Visit our website - http://www.heliukexpo.com
Visit our website - http://www.milestoneaviation.com
HeliHub.com advertising space - 240x100 Pixels

Pratt & Whitney approves AAR to overhaul Black Hawk APUs

Pratt & Whitney approves AAR to overhaul Black Hawk APUs

AAR (NYSE: AIR) has won an endorsement from Pratt & Whitney to enhance the U.S. Army contract to upgrade and overhaul Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) for its UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. The new certification augments work being performed at AAR’s Aircraft Component Services facility in Garden City on Long Island as part of a five-year… Read more »

Source: AAR, 04-Jun-15

Russian Helicopters, Technodinamika, and Microturbo to develop new APU for Russian-made rotorcrafts

Russian Helicopters, Technodinamika, and Microturbo to develop new APU for Russian-made rotorcrafts

Russian Helicopters and Technodinamika (formerly the Aviation Equipment Group), both Rostec companies, and France’s Microturbo (part of the Safran group) have signed a trilateral memorandum on the joint development and production of a new auxiliary power unit (APU), Saphir 15, for the helicopter market. Under the memorandum, Russian Helicopters will become the first potential customer… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 13-Mar-15

AAR wins US Army Contract to Overhaul Black Hawk APUs

AAR wins US Army Contract to Overhaul Black Hawk APUs

AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces it has been selected by the U.S. Army to upgrade and overhaul Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) for its UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. The work will be performed at AAR’s Aircraft Component Services facility in Garden City on Long Island. The five-year contract, valued in excess of $23 million, will initially cover… Read more »

Source: AAR, 04-Aug-14

The Microturbo e-APU60 is certified by the FAA

The Microturbo e-APU60 is certified by the FAA

The e-APU60 has been specially designed to meet the demands of new-generation more-electric aircraft. It is characterized by an excellent power-to-weight ratio and exceptional compactness. Tests performed last year on the new-generation AgustaWestland AW189 helicopter validated its excellent reliability and its endurance in extreme operating conditions, as well as its impressive performance in normal flight… Read more »

Source: Safran, 13-Jun-14

Honeywell to provide APU and environmental control system for Bell 525

Honeywell to provide APU and environmental control system for Bell 525

Honeywell HON +0.83% announced that it has been selected by Bell Helicopter to provide the auxiliary power unit (APU) and environmental control system for Bell’s new 525 Relentless helicopter platform, which is scheduled for first flight in 2014. The Honeywell RE100 APU provides significant system weight savings over competing systems. The APU also gives operators… Read more »

Source: Honeywell, 07-Mar-13

Microturbo e-APU60 completes first flight tests in AW189

Microturbo e-APU60 completes first flight tests in AW189

The Microturbo (Safran group) e-APU60 has successfully completed its first flight tests as part of the AgustaWestland AW189 helicopter certification campaign. Initially designed for new-generation more-electric business jets, the e-APU60 is a new concept of auxiliary power unit characterized by an excellent power-to-weight ratio and its exceptional compactness. It also meets the high demands of… Read more »

Source: Microturbo, 15-May-12

Tags: , , , , , ,

Microturbo e-APU60 ready for flight tests in AW149 and AW189

Microturbo e-APU60 ready for flight tests in AW149 and AW189

At the NBAA Convention, Microturbo (Safran group) announced that the e-APU60, a new-concept auxiliary power unit specifically designed to meet the demands of new-generation more electric aircraft, was delivered this summer to its first client, AgustaWestland, for installation on their new generation AW149 and AW189 helicopters. The first e-APU60, configured for flight testing, was installed according to… Read more »

Source: Microturbo, 12-Oct-11

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Microturbo’s e-APU60 will be installed on the AW149

Microturbo’s e-APU60 will be installed on the AW149

Agusta Westland, a Finmeccanica company, has selected the e-APU60 of Microturbo (Safran group), a new concept of auxiliary power unit specially designed to meet the requirements of new-generation aircraft which will need more electrical power, to be installed on the AW149, new-generation medium class multi-role helicopter. The key features of the e-APU60 that have contributed… Read more »

Source: Microturbo, 21-Jun-11

Tags: , , , , , , ,

H+S Aviation Receives Authorization for Hamilton Sundstrand T40-1 APU

Source: BBA Aviation, 21-Feb-09

Tags: , , , , , ,