RSS Feed for this search

Bahrain

Bell Helicopter Confirms Platinum Sponsorship for BIDEC 2017

Bell Helicopter Confirms Platinum Sponsorship for BIDEC 2017

Bell Helicopter have confirmed their participation as Platinum Sponsor for BIDEC 2017, taking place 16-18 October 2017 at Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre.“We are honored to support the Bahrain Defence Force as this year’s BIDEC platinum sponsors,” said Doug Wolfe. “BIDEC gives Bell Helicopter the opportunity to showcase state-of-the-art military aircraft such as the AH-1Z… Read more »

Source: Bell Helicopter, 21-Mar-17

Middle East commercial helicopter potential remains untapped says Bell

Middle East commercial helicopter potential remains untapped says Bell

David Sale, who heads the company’s regional sales for the Middle East and C.I.S., said though the region has a proliferation of helipads on major buildings, particularly in the five-star hotel and resort segment, helicopter travel is held back by a lack of dedicated infrastructure and operating systems. – See full story

Source: Arabian Aerospace, 20-Apr-16

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

Bahrain interested in buying from Russian Helicopters

Bahrain interested in buying from Russian Helicopters

During the fourth Bahrain International Airshow 2016, the head of the Russian Helicopters delegation presented the latest multi-purpose helicopters, including the Mi-171A2, Ansat, Ka-32A11VS, and Ka-226T, to the King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. It is reported that the monarch expressed interest in Russian equipment. During the fourth Bahrain International Airshow 2016, the… Read more »

Source: Rostec, 27-Jan-16

Russian Helicopters made debut at Bahrain Airshow

Russian Helicopters made debut at Bahrain Airshow

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, will demonstrate its newest multipurpose helicopters during the 4th Bahrain International Airshow – 2016, which will be held January 21-23 at Sakhir Air Base, Bahrain. The holding company will not only showcase its products and capabilities in after-sales service for helicopters produced by Russian Helicopters but also will… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 25-Jan-16

TAI to display T129 ATAK Helicopter in Bahrain

TAI to display T129 ATAK Helicopter in Bahrain

Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) participates in the Bahrain International Air Show (BIAS) under the umbrella of the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM) that will be held on 16-18 January 2014. During the show, TAI will display “T129 ATAK” Advanced Attack and Tactical Reconnaissance Helicopter in the static display and a flight demo will also… Read more »

Source: TAI, 15-Jan-14

Alpha Star announces exclusive distribution agreement with Spectrum Aeromed

Alpha Star announces exclusive distribution agreement with Spectrum Aeromed

ALPHA STAR Aviation Services (operator of Alpha Star Air Ambulance) announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Spectrum Aeromed for exclusive rights to supply all Spectrum Aeromedical Air Ambulance Interior Solutions/Products to customers in the following countries: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Sultanate of Oman, United Arab Emirates, State of Qatar, Kuwait, Kingdom… Read more »

Source: Spectrum Aeromed, 21-Nov-13

22-Sep-13 Sikorsky MH-60S Red Sea, Bahrain (2F)

An MH-60S assigned to HSC-6 crashed in the central Red Sea Sept. 22, while operating with the guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110).  Three personnel are accounted for and stable but two perished – named as Lt. Cmdr. Landon L. Jones and CW3 Jonathon Shelby Gibson.  The crash was not due to any sort… Read more »

22-Sep-13

Bahrain to launch EMS helicopter service

Bahrain to launch EMS helicopter service

Bahrain’s Government yesterday approved the creation of the Central Emergency Service, which will include air rescue. Minister of State for Information Affairs and official spokeswoman Sameera Rajab said that the imperative behind this move was worsening road traffic congestion. The scheme is already in the pilot phase and the Health Ministry has been ordered to… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 15-Jul-13

Tags: , , ,

Donaldson expands alliance with Bahrain’s Global Aviation Services

Donaldson expands alliance with Bahrain’s Global Aviation Services

Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a division of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI), is expanding its strategic alliance with Bahrain-based Global Aviation Services (GAS) to cover sales and support of filtration solutions for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft and military ground vehicles, as well as helicopters in key Middle Eastern markets. Under the expanded alliance, in addition… Read more »

Source: Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, 23-Apr-13

Tags: , , , ,

Sabreliner Corp delivers UH-60 to Bahraini military

Sabreliner Corp delivers UH-60 to Bahraini military

Representatives of Sabreliner Corporation recently traveled to Bahrain for the delivery ceremony of a fully-customized Sikorsky UH-60 VIP Black Hawk Helicopter.  The helicopter will be used by the Royal Bahraini Air Force in a variety of missions including transporting heads of state. Those who attended the delivery ceremony from Sabreliner included Susan Aselage, Vice Chairman,… Read more »

Source: Sabreliner Corp, 11-Sep-12

Tags: , , , , ,

S76C++ makes show debut in Bahrain, with S76D in sight

S76C++ makes show debut in Bahrain, with S76D in sight

Sikorsky has a new S76C++ on display at the Bahrain International Air Show, which runs Thursday 19th to Saturday 21st January.  The aircraft has been sold to an unnamed customer in the region, amid reports that the manufacturer is taking no more orders for the C++ model as their production plans call for a move… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 20-Jan-12

Tags: , , , , , ,

US Navy unit in Bahrain provides critical support for Pakistan relief

US Navy unit in Bahrain provides critical support for Pakistan relief

MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) — Sailors from Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 15 Det. 2 forward-deployed to the U.S. Navy’s aviation unit in Bahrain have provided essential support to flooding relief efforts in Pakistan since these efforts began in early August. The HM 15 team logged more than 240 flight hours, evacuated 3,360 people to safety… Read more »

Source: US Navy, 12-Oct-10

Tags: , , , , ,

Rockwell Collins Transportable Black Hawk Simulator headed to Bahrain

Rockwell Collins Transportable Black Hawk Simulator headed to Bahrain

The Kingdom of Bahrain has selected the Rockwell Collins Transportable Blackhawk Operations Simulator (T-BOS) to train their UH-60M Blackhawk helicopter pilots. The T-BOS will be delivered to the government of Bahrain under a Foreign Military Sale contract administered by the U.S. Army’s Utility Helicopter Project Office (UHPO). The Bahrain T-BOS is the second foreign sale… Read more »

Source: Rockwell Collins, 15-Mar-10

Tags: , , , , , ,

Bahrain completes deal for nine Blackhawk helicopters

Bahrain completes deal for nine Blackhawk helicopters

Bahrain finalised an agreement for nine Blackhawk-M helicopters at the kingdom’s air show, commander of the Bahraini air force General Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah al-Khalifa said on Thursday.

Source: AFP, 22-Jan-10

Tags: , , , , ,

Sikorsky Delivers first UH-60M Black Hawk of nine to Bahrain

Sikorsky Delivers first UH-60M Black Hawk of nine to Bahrain

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today celebrated the formal delivery of a UH-60M BLACK HAWK helicopter to the Defense Forces of Bahrain. It is the first of nine aircraft that will ultimately be delivered

Source: Sikorsky, 02-Dec-09

Tags: , , , , ,