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New corporate identity for Dart Aerospace

New corporate identity for Dart Aerospace

The management of DART Aerospace are proud to announce the launch of DART’s brand new corporate identity. This new corporate identity is a direct result of DART’s prominent investments in product development and an increased focus on organic product lines that will be designed, manufactured and certified by DART. The main drive behind this change… Read more »

Source: Dart Aerospace, 14-Feb-13

Dart offers Field Maintenance Tool Kits for Bell 407

Dart offers Field Maintenance Tool Kits for Bell 407

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to offer Red Barn Machine’s Field Maintenance Tool Kits for Bell 407 aircraft. The Bell 407 Field Maintenance Tool Kit comes in a flyaway case with easy layout guide and includes over 30 tools to perform routine maintenance on your Bell 407. Tools come packaged in a sturdy Pelican case… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 10-Jan-13

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DART to offer Left-Hand Pilot-in-Command Kits and Cable Cutters

DART to offer Left-Hand Pilot-in-Command Kits and Cable Cutters

DART has a  wide variety of safety enhancing products that can improve your utility mission by saving time and money, but most importantly making your mission safer. In order to do so, DART is pleased to offer Left-Hand Pilot-In Command Kits and Cable Cutters Kits to provide increased safety and to support operators who have… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 18-Dec-12

EASA approves Dart Cable Cutters Kit for AW119

EASA approves Dart Cable Cutters Kit for AW119

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce EASA approval of its A119/AW119MKII Cable Cutters Kit.  FAA approval was previously received and Transport Canada approval is pending. The Cable Cutters Kit offered by DART provides a more affordable option compared to other kits on the market.  This new approval is a welcome addition to our expanding line… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 11-Dec-12

Mexico approves Dart’s AS350/355 Vertical Reference Floor Window Kits

Mexico approves Dart’s AS350/355 Vertical Reference Floor Window Kits

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce their receipt Mexican approval (DGAC) for Vertical Reference Floor Window Kits fitted for AS350 and AS355 series of helicopters. The DART Vertical Reference Floor Window Kits are available in three sizes to fit various operational requirements.  You can now look through the floor window with ease for vertical… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 05-Dec-12

Hong Kong approves Dart’s R44 emergency floats

Hong Kong approves Dart’s R44 emergency floats

DART helicopter Services is pleased to announce Hong Kong Approval of their R44 Emergency Float Kits. FAA, EASA and Transport Canada approvals have already been granted. The Apical Emergency Float System provides a lightweight and easy to install solution for R44 Raven operators who need to fly over water, and are requesting the added increased… Read more »

Source: DART helicopter Services, 04-Dec-12

FAA approve Dart’s EC130 Fresh Air Vent Kits

FAA approve Dart’s EC130 Fresh Air Vent Kits

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce FAA Approval of their Fresh Air Vent Kits for EC130 model helicopters. EASA approval is already underway and is expected to be received by end of fourth quarter. Transport Canada approval is expected first quarter of 2013. Improve your air ventilation with DART’s Fresh Air Vent Kit.  This… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 29-Nov-12

Brazil approves Dart’s AW119 cable cutters

Brazil approves Dart’s AW119 cable cutters

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce Brazilian (ANAC) approval of its A119/AW119MKII Cable Cutters Kit.  FAA and EASA approvals were previously received and Transport Canada approval is pending. The Cable Cutters Kit offered by DART provides a more affordable option compared to other kits on the market.  “This new approval is a welcome addition to… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 27-Nov-12

Dart outsources production of external load products

Dart outsources production of external load products

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) announces it has moved the manufacturing and repair operations of its external load product line from its Oceanside facility to Red Barn Machine, a business partner of DART located in Eugene, Oregon. In 2008, DART Helicopter Services acquired Canam Aerospace Inc. and moved the manufacturing and repair operations to its facility… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 31-Oct-12

A New Start for AKV Inc.

A New Start for AKV Inc.

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) and AKV Inc. announced today that the two companies have agreed to dissolve their distribution agreement giving both companies the opportunity to pursue new ventures. AKV Inc.  is pleased to announce the development and launch of their new and improved website www.akvinc.com .  The timing of the new website could not come at… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 10-Oct-12

Dart opens new corporate HQ

Dart opens new corporate HQ

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) significantly expanded its office in Hawkesbury by regrouping all Canadian divisions under one roof.  Before the construction of the new office, the Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, Engineering, Accounting and Manufacturing teams were not co-located.  The 9,500 sq. feet office expansion allowed for all divisions to come under one roof next to… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 18-Sep-12

Brazil approves Apical’s cable cutters for AW139

Brazil approves Apical’s cable cutters for AW139

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce Brazilian (ANAC) Approval of Apical’ s Cable Cutters Kits for AB139 & AW139 model helicopters. FAA, Transport Canada and EASA approvals have been previously received. The Apical AB139 & AW139 Cable Cutters Kits provide a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by providing the capability… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 29-Aug-12

EASA approves Dart Round-I-Beamâ„¢ Skidtubes on AW119

EASA approves Dart Round-I-Beamâ„¢ Skidtubes on AW119

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce EASA approval of their subsidiary partner DART Aerospace (DAS) Round-I-Beamâ„¢ Skidtubes for the A119/AW119MKII models of helicopters. DAS (DART Aerospace) believed that conventional skidtubes were under-designed for the types of landings most helicopters encounter.  Conventional skidtubes are ill-equipped to face the critical loading conditions encountered when landing on uneven ground,… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 25-Jul-12

Transport Canada approves AKV’s Exceedence Trend Monitoring System for AS350

Transport Canada approves AKV’s Exceedence Trend Monitoring System for AS350

AKV Inc an affiliated partner of DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce receipt of Transport Canada approval for their new ETM1000 Exceedence and Trend Monitoring System.  AKV Inc.’s Exceedence Trend Monitoring System is designed to continuously monitor and record all engine and drive train parameters for values in excess of the airframe and engine operating… Read more »

Source: Dart Helicopter Services, 11-Jul-12

FAA approves Apical’s AW119 Cable Cutter kit

FAA approves Apical’s AW119 Cable Cutter kit

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce receipt of FAA certification for another new product from their subsidiary partner Apical Industries.  Earlier this week Apical received FAA approval for their A119/AW119MKII Cable Cutters Kit.  EASA approval is pending. The Apical A119 Cable Cutters Kit provides a means of protecting the helicopter during a cable/wire strike by… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 26-Jun-12

Dart launch their 2012 catalogue as an iPad app

Dart launch their 2012 catalogue as an iPad app

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce the creation and launch of their New iPad App for our 2012 Accessories Catalog. The 2012 DART Helicopter Services catalog has 3,500 accessories, 2,000 tools and 600 STCs. We have what you need to improve your helicopters performance. Discover a world of innovative helicopter solutions at the touch… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 31-May-12

Dart announces FAA/EASA certification for B206 screw-in Windshield Kit for Bell 206

Dart announces FAA/EASA certification for B206 screw-in Windshield Kit for Bell 206

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce FAA & EASA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) new Screw-in Windshield Modification Kit for Bell 206A/B/L/L1/L3/L4 model aircraft. Transport Canada approval has been previously received. The new DAS Screw-in Windshield Modification Kit allows the operator to replace the existing OEM windshield retainers with quick change out… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 21-May-12

EASA approves Apical‘s AW139 cable cutters

EASA approves Apical‘s AW139 cable cutters

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval for their AW139 Cable Cutters Kits.  FAA approval has been previously received and Transport Canada approval is pending. The APICAL AW139 Cable Cutters Kits provide a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by providing the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 10-May-12

FAA approves Dart Auxiliary Fuel Tank for AS350/EC130

FAA approves Dart Auxiliary Fuel Tank for AS350/EC130

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce FAA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) newly improved Auxiliary Fuel Tank for the AS350 series of aircraft and the EC 130 B4. The newly improved Auxiliary Fuel Tank provides additional fuel capacity that can be transferred to the main fuel tank as desired in order to extend… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 25-Apr-12

Transport Canada approve Dart’s rear locker extender for AS355N/NP

Transport Canada approve Dart’s rear locker extender for AS355N/NP

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce the addition of the Eurocopter AS355N/NP models to DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Transport Canada STC for the Rear Locker Extender. The Rear Locker Extender installs in the aft end of the existing baggage compartment and allows operators to carry cargo that is normally difficult to stow. Constructed from… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 18-Apr-12

Dart announces certification of AW139 maintenance kits

Dart announces certification of AW139 maintenance kits

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA, EASA and ANAC approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Maintenance Kits for AgustaWestland AB139/AW139 series of aircraft. The DAS Maintenance Kits are designed to enhance the operations and maintenance of AB139/AW139 aircraft. Maintenance Step The DAS Maintenance Steps allow the pilot and maintenance personnel… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 27-Mar-12

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA approval of run-on wearplates for Bell 205/212/214/412/UH-1H

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA approval of run-on wearplates for Bell 205/212/214/412/UH-1H

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA and EASA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Run-on Landing Wearplates for Bell 205/210/212/214/412 and UH-1H series of aircraft. DAS Run-on Landing Wearplates feature an easy thru-bolt installation which makes installation or replacement quick and easy, eliminates clamps over the skidtube and prevents the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 20-Mar-12

Lightweight Dart bearpaws certified for B206L, B407 and B429

Lightweight Dart bearpaws certified for B206L, B407 and B429

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA, and EASA approval (Brazilian & Japanese approval for 206L and 407 Series) of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Lightweight Bearpaws for Bell 206L and 407 Series and 429 aircraft. DART has developed a new lightweight UHMW Bearpaw that has a larger footprint for additional support… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 13-Mar-12

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA/Brazilian approval of Heli-Access-Steps for Bell 206/407

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA/Brazilian approval of Heli-Access-Steps for Bell 206/407

The new DART Crew and Maintenance Heli-Access-Steps are lightweight and mount easily to either the forward or aft crosstube.  The Crew Heli-Access-Steps are ideally located to assist crew in accessing the forward cabin.  The Maintenance Heli-Access-Steps create a convenient step for maintenance personnel.  Both steps feature a unique duplex clamping system that self-locks when weight… Read more »

Source: Dart Helicopter Services, 09-Mar-12

Falcon receives DAS Vertical Reference Door for 12th Bell 412EP

Falcon receives DAS Vertical Reference Door for 12th Bell 412EP

Abu Dhabi based Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) continues to lead the way in offshore oilfield support in the United Arab Emirates by embracing innovative, safety focused improvements for their Bell 412EP Fleet.  Following the recent decision to upgrade their entire fleet with the BLR FastFin System, FAS have taken delivery of a fully customized DAS… Read more »

Source: Eagle Copters, 26-Feb-12

AKV sells new ETM1000 Exceedence and Trend Monitoring System to Angel City Air

AKV sells new ETM1000 Exceedence and Trend Monitoring System to Angel City Air

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner AKV Inc. has received the first system order of the newly FAA STC’d ETM1000 Exceedence and Trend Monitoring System at HAI 2012. This first order with the option of 5 additional systems has been placed by Los Angles based Angel City Air serving… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 14-Feb-12

Angel City of Los Angeles buys Geneva Aviation’s New ENG Systems for their two AS350B2s

Angel City of Los Angeles buys Geneva Aviation’s New ENG Systems for their two AS350B2s

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Geneva Aviation has been selected by Angel City Air of Los Angeles to provide new Electronics News Gathering systems and completions for two AS350B2 Helicopters. Angel City Air has selected Geneva Aviation’s Audio, Video, Microwave and Electrical Systems for two new aircraft. These two… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 14-Feb-12

FAA, EASA approves Dart Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/407

FAA, EASA approves Dart Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/407

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA & EASA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 series of aircraft. The Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ installs easily to existing Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ mounts.  The step can be quickly mounted by one person without the use of tools… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 13-Feb-12

Dart announces TC approval for screw-in windshield Kit for Bell 206 series

Dart announces TC approval for screw-in windshield Kit for Bell 206 series

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) new Screw-in Windshield Kit for Bell 206A/B/L/L1/L3/L4 model aircraft. FAA and EASA approvals are currently pending. The New DAS Screw-in Windshield Modification Kit allows the operator to replace the existing OEM windshield retainers with quick change out retainers.  While… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 12-Feb-12

Dart launches new Product Innovation Stage at Heli-Expo

Dart launches new Product Innovation Stage at Heli-Expo

DART Helicopter Services will be taking product show casing to a new level this year with their New Product Innovation Stage.  DHS along with their leading manufacturers will be show casing and discussing all their new innovative products for 2012.  We invite you to come and participate as each one of our leading manufacturers provides… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 10-Feb-12

EASA certifies Dart law enforcement components for AS350, B206 and B407

EASA certifies Dart law enforcement components for AS350, B206 and B407

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce EASA approval of Geneva’s ENG and Law Enforcement completion components for Eurocopter AS350, 355, and Bell 206A/B, 206L and 407 series aircraft. Geneva’s receipt of the EASA approvals will allow European operators to take advantage of Geneva’s many ENG and law enforcement equipment solutions. All components are… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Service, 09-Feb-12

Pall and Dart team on ultimate helicopter engine protection

Pall and Dart team on ultimate helicopter engine protection

Pall Corporation, a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Dart Aerospace Ltd. to develop new upgrades for Pall’s Centrisep(R) engine advanced protection system (EAPS). The companies will collaborate on the design, validation, and airworthiness (suitability for safe flight) certifications for the upgrades. At Heli-Expo 2012,… Read more »

Source: Pall Corporation, 02-Feb-12

Dart Aerospace’s Bell 206L/407 Skidtube wearplates certified

Dart Aerospace’s Bell 206L/407 Skidtube wearplates certified

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA and EASA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd’s (DAS) stainless steel Run-on Landing Wearplates for the Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 Standard Skidtubes and Float Skidtubes. DART Aerospace’s Ltd. (DAS) traditional wearplates and wearpads are designed for durability under normal wear conditions. However, training and run-on landings present… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 27-Jan-12

Dart announces certification of the AS350/AS355 deluxe skidtube

Dart announces certification of the AS350/AS355 deluxe skidtube

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA, EASA and Brazilian approval of DART Aerospace Ltd.’s (DAS) Deluxe Skidtube for Eurocopter AS350/AS355 aircraft. DART’s Deluxe Round-I-Beamâ„¢ Skidtubes come straight from the factory with the most popular options pre-installed to save installation time and increase customer convenience.  The Deluxe Skidtube feature DAS’s patented… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 24-Jan-12

Geneva Aviation wins STC approval for Absolute Fire Solutions FAST Trac

Geneva Aviation wins STC approval for Absolute Fire Solutions FAST Trac

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that Geneva Aviation has secured Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for FAST Trac, which collects performance data from analog aircraft systems and legacy operations equipment. The FAST Trac kit, which includes both the Master Control Box (MCB) and the Remote Tap Units… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 06-Jan-12

TC approves Dart Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/407

TC approves Dart Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/407

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada approval of DART Aerospace’s Ltd. (DAS) Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 series of aircraft. FAA and EASA approvals are pending. The Quick Release Heli-Access-Stepâ„¢ installs easily to existing Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ mounts. The step can be quickly mounted by one person… Read more »

Source: Dart Helicopter Services, 24-Nov-11

FAA/EASA certify Dart skidtube wearplates for Bell 206L/407

FAA/EASA certify Dart skidtube wearplates for Bell 206L/407

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA and EASA approval of DART Aerospace Ltd’s (DAS) stainless steel Run-on Landing Wearplates for the Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 Standard Skidtubes and Float Skidtubes. DART Aerospace’s Ltd. (DAS) traditional wearplates and wearpads are designed for durability under normal wear conditions. However, training and run-on landings… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 11-Nov-11

Transport Canada approves Dart floats for AW119

Transport Canada approves Dart floats for AW119

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announce Transport Canada approval of Apical Industries AW119MKII Emergency Float Kits.  FAA, EASA and Indonesia approvals have been previously received. The Apical Tri-Bag Emergency Float systems for the AgustaWestland A119 & AW119MKII include 2 forward and 2 aft floats and offer an option for Liferafts integrated with the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 21-Oct-11

FAA approve Dart’s AW139 Maintenance Kits

FAA approve Dart’s AW139 Maintenance Kits

DART Helicopter Services (DHS) is pleased to announces that DART Aerospace Ltd. (DAS) have received FAA approval of the following New Maintenance Kits for the AgustaWestland AW139 / AB139 Cargo Door Fwd Opening, Maintenance Step, Floor Protector Kit and Engine Wash Kit.  Transport Canada and EASA approvals are pending. Cargo Door Fwd Opening Kit The… Read more »

Source: Dart, 14-Oct-11

Dart announces TC approval of B412 Electric Step Replacement Pneumatic Actuator

Dart announces TC approval of B412 Electric Step Replacement Pneumatic Actuator

DART Helicopter Services announces Transport Canada Approval of DART Aerospace’s Electric Step Replacement Pneumatic Actuator for the Bell 412/412EP model of aircraft.  FAA approval has been previously received. The DART Step Actuator Release System replaces electrical linear step actuators with pneumatic actuators. This modification is designed to permit the passenger steps to remain in the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 05-Oct-11

Dart appoints VP of Marketing and Business Development

Dart appoints VP of Marketing and Business Development

DART Helicopter Services (DHS), a leading sales and marketing company, has named Steffen Bay as their new VP of Marketing and Business Development. Mr. Bay brings over 10 years of industry experience in International marketing and business development.   He will play a vital role in continuing to expand DART’s global presence by providing leadership, new… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 08-Sep-11

Dart announces Brazilian approval of Heli-Rappel Kit on medium Bells

Dart announces Brazilian approval of Heli-Rappel Kit on medium Bells

DART is pleased to announce they have received Brazilian approval for their Heli-Rappelâ„¢ Kit for the Medium Bell aircraft models. Transport Canada and FAA approvals have been previously received. Installed in the roof structure of the cabin, the Heli‑Rappelâ„¢ provides a secure and safe system for deploying personnel into the field from a hover position… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 04-Aug-11

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA approval of their Vertical Reference Door Kit

Dart announces TC/FAA/EASA approval of their Vertical Reference Door Kit

DART is pleased to announce that they have received Transport Canada, FAA and EASA certification for their Vertical Reference Door Kit for Bell 204/205/210/212//214/412 model of aircraft. DART’s Vertical Reference Door improves visibility and allows the pilot to maneuver with precision when conducting any sort of vertical reference work.  In addition to offering a complete… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 03-Aug-11

Dart’s Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for LongRanger and 407 certified by FAA, TC and EASA

Dart’s Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for LongRanger and 407 certified by FAA, TC and EASA

DART is pleased to announce FAA, Transport Canada and EASA approval of their Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 series of aircraft. The new PATENT PENDING DART Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ for light Bell aircraft feature an innovative mounting system that allows one person to quickly install or remove the basket in less… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 28-Jul-11

Brazil approves Apical’s EC135 Emergency Floats

Brazil approves Apical’s EC135 Emergency Floats

DART is pleased to announce that their subsidiary Apical Industries has received Brazilian approval for their EC135 Emergency Float Systems with or without Liferafts.  Transport Canada, FAA and EASA approval have been previously received. Apical’s EC135 Emergency Float Systems each include four floats. The floats are constructed utilizing lightweight urethane-coated nylon fabric. Each float has… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 19-Jul-11

Dart has EASA approval of Apical‘s cable cutters kits for B407

Dart has EASA approval of Apical‘s cable cutters kits for B407

DART announces that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval of their new Cable Cutters Kit for Bell 407 model helicopters. Transport Canada approval is pending. The Apical Cable Cutters Kits provide a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by providing the capability to cut a cable or wire before… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 02-Jul-11

Dart announces mid-height crosstubes for LongRanger skids

Dart announces mid-height crosstubes for LongRanger skids

DART is pleased to announce Transport Canada, FAA, EASA and Brazilian ANAC approval of their New Mid Height Crosstubes for the Bell 206L model of aircraft. Mid Height Crosstubes are ideal for EMS operations.  The lowered height and absence of the full-length step allows medics to safely and easily unload and load patients, reducing incidence… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 22-Jun-11

DART announces EASA approval of Apical floats for AS355s

DART announces EASA approval of Apical floats for AS355s

DART announces that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval for their Emergency Float System for Eurocopter AS355E, F, F1, F2, N, NP model helicopters. FAA and Transport Canada approvals have been previously received. Apical’s AS355 Emergency Float System consists of six Floats which attach to the skidtubes and the skid extensions provided… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 14-Jun-11

AS355NP added to 14 Dart Eurocopter Product STC’s

AS355NP added to 14 Dart Eurocopter Product STC’s

DART is pleased to announce that they have received approval to add the AS 355 NP models to their Eurocopter product line on STC’s from Transport Canada, the FAA and EASA. Recently updated with the AS355NP models are the following STC’s: From Transport Canada Round-I-Beam Skidtubeâ„¢ Bearpaws Cargo Mirror Crosstube Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ From the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 24-May-11

Dart announces EASA approval for MD600N floats

Dart announces EASA approval for MD600N floats

DART is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval of their Emergency Float System for MD 600N model helicopters.  FAA approval has been previously received [14 years ago in 1997, notes HeliHub.com editor] The Apical MD 600N Emergency Float System consists of four emergency floats attached to the skid… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 04-May-11

FAA approves Dart LED Pulse Lights for Bell 204/205/210/212/214/412

FAA approves Dart LED Pulse Lights for Bell 204/205/210/212/214/412

DART is pleased to announce that they have received FAA certification for their Cargo Mirror mounted LED Pulse Lights for Bell 204/205/210/212/214/412 model of aircraft. Transport Canada and EASA approvals have been previously received. DART LED Pulse Lights install easily on any DART Dual Cargo Mirror and provide excellent forward conspicuity for all Medium Bell… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 26-Apr-11

FAA approves Dart’s automatic door openers for B206 series and 407

FAA approves Dart’s automatic door openers for B206 series and 407

DART is pleased to announce that they have received FAA certification for their Automatic Door Opener Kits for the Bell 206A/B/L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 models of aircraft. Transport Canada and EASA approvals have been previously received. The DART Automatic Door Opener Kits feature sturdy gas springs. Door opening and closing is assisted by the action of… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 21-Apr-11

Dart to exclusively distribute All Metals maintenance products

Dart to exclusively distribute All Metals maintenance products

DART, a global leader in design, development and distribution of helicopter components and accessories that enhance flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has completed an exclusive distribution agreement with All Metal Maintenance Stands (MS). The new agreement enables DART to exclusively distribute All Metal’s comprehensive line of custom made aircraft maintenance stands & hangar… Read more »

Source: Dart Helicopter Services, 20-Apr-11

Dart announces new custom Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ & Heli-Utility-Podsâ„¢

Dart announces new custom Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ & Heli-Utility-Podsâ„¢

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., now offers custom designed Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ and Heli-Utility-Podsâ„¢ for airborne data collection.  Available for: Agusta A119/AW119MKII, Bell 206A/B/L/L1/L3/L4 & 407, Bell 205/210/212/214/412, Eurocopter AS350/AS355, Eurocopter EC130 DART’s custom modifications allow for specialty requirements such as surveying, GPS, aerial photography, LIDAR, mapping equipment,… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 08-Mar-11

Dart announces Red Barn Machine’s new B206 field maintenance kit

Dart announces Red Barn Machine’s new B206 field maintenance kit

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner Red Barn Machine has developed a field maintenance kit for the Bell 206 Jet Ranger. The Bell Jet Ranger Field Maintenance Tool Kit comes in a flyaway case with easy layout guide and includes over 30 tools to perform field maintenance on your Bell… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 05-Mar-11

Dart Helicopter Services publishes 2011 catalogue

Dart Helicopter Services publishes 2011 catalogue

DART Helicopter Services is enhancing its stature as a leading global designer, developer and distributor of more than 3,500 helicopter components and accessories that increase flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction with the introduction of the company’s new 2011 catalog. “DART’s catalog gets bigger and better each year,” said Mike O’Reilly, DART president and… Read more »

Source: Dart Helicopter Services, 04-Mar-11

Dart announces TC approval of Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for Bell 407s and LongRangers

Dart announces TC approval of Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for Bell 407s and LongRangers

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received Transport Canada approval for their Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ for the Bell 206L/L1/L3/L4 and 407 model aircraft.  FAA and EASA approvals are pending. The new DART Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ for light Bell aircraft feature a patent pending and innovative mounting… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 03-Mar-11

Dart Helicopter Services changes management and owners

Dart Helicopter Services changes management and owners

Oceanside, CA, March 3, 2011 — DART Helicopter Services, a world leader in the design, development and distribution of more than 3,500 helicopter components and accessories that enhance flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has announced a change in the company’s leadership. Additionally, Jeff Shapiro and Ron Gladnick have sold their investment interest in… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 03-Mar-11

Dart provides 14 new AKV engine cycle counters to LA County Sheriff

Dart provides 14 new AKV engine cycle counters to LA County Sheriff

Oceanside, CA, February 16, 2011 — DART Helicopter Services will improve operational safety and maintenance efficiency for one of the nation’s leading law enforcement aviation units.  DART will provide 14 AKV advanced rotary wing cycle counters with Vehicle and Engine Management Display (VEMD) capabilities to the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department’s (LASD) Aero Bureau.  The… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 16-Feb-11

Dart deilvers first P174 power converters for R44 Newscopters

Dart deilvers first P174 power converters for R44 Newscopters

Oceanside, CA, February 10, 2011 — DART Helicopter Services and its subsidiary Geneva Aviation are helping to expand aerial news gathering opportunities for TV stations around the nation.  DART has initiated deliveries of Geneva Aviation’s P174 Power Converters to Robinson Helicopter Company for installation in all newly manufactured R44 Raven II Newscopters, fully integrated Electronic… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 11-Feb-11

Dart wins TC and EASA approval for LED pulse lights for Bell 412/etc

Dart wins TC and EASA approval for LED pulse lights for Bell 412/etc

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received Transport Canada and EASA approvals for their Cargo Mirror mounted LED Pulse Lights Bell 204/205/210/212/214/412 model of aircraft. FAA approval is still pending. DART LED Pulse Lights install easily on any DART Dual Cargo Mirror and provide excellent forward… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 09-Feb-11

Dart completes STC and dealer agreement with Flightcell for satphone installation kit

Dart completes STC and dealer agreement with Flightcell for satphone installation kit

DART Helicopter Services and its subsidiary Geneva Aviation have completed an agreement with Flightcell® International, Ltd., that will enable commercial helicopter operators to install satellite telephone capabilities quickly and easily in rotorcraft. DART and Geneva Aviation have pending Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for a  Flightcell “Iridium” Satellite Phone… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 31-Jan-11

Dart to exclusively distribute Aviatech R44 luggage pods

Dart to exclusively distribute Aviatech R44 luggage pods

DART Helicopter Services, the world’s leading specialist in design, development and distribution of helicopter components and accessories for flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has completed an exclusive distribution agreement with Aivatech Technical Services of Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.  The new agreement covers the global distribution of Aviatech’s Ample Pod Luggage Carrier for Robinson R44… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 20-Jan-11

Dart has FAA approval of Apical‘s cable cutters kits for B407

Dart has FAA approval of Apical‘s cable cutters kits for B407

DART Helicopter Services’ announces that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received FAA approval or their new Cable Cutters Kits for Bell 407 model helicopters. Transport Canada and EASA approvals are pending. The Apical Cable Cutters Kits provide a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by providing the capability to cut a… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 11-Jan-11

Dart ties in Heli-Enterprise with exclusive distributor agreement

Dart ties in Heli-Enterprise with exclusive distributor agreement

DART Helicopter Services, a global leader in design, development and distribution of helicopter components and accessories that enhance flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has completed an exclusive distribution agreement with Heli-Enterprise, Inc.  The new agreement enables DART to globally distribute Heli-Enterprise’s comprehensive line of custom and purpose-built maintenance and work stands as well… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 04-Jan-11

Dart announces EASA approval of Safety Enhancement Kits for Medium Bell models

Dart announces EASA approval of Safety Enhancement Kits for Medium Bell models

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received EASA approval for their Safety Enhancement Kits for the Medium Bell aircraft model types. FAA and Transport Canada approvals have been previously received. DART Safety Enhancement Kits increase the operational safety of Medium Bell aircraft. Sub-kits may be installed… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 18-Nov-10

Dart announces EASA approval Apical’s EC145 cable cutters

Dart announces EASA approval Apical’s EC145 cable cutters

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval of their Cable Cutters Kit for the EC145 (MBB-BK 117 C-2). FAA approval has been previously received. Transport Canada approval is pending. The Cable Cutters Kit provides a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 17-Nov-10

Dart announces TC approval for Apical’s EC145 cable cutters

Dart announces TC approval for Apical’s EC145 cable cutters

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval of their Cable Cutters Kit for the EC145 (MBB-BK 117 C-2). FAA approval has been previously received. Transport Canada approval is pending. The Cable Cutters Kit provides a means of protecting the helicopter during a wire strike by… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 16-Nov-10

Dart announces Canadian approval of Bell 429 bearpaw

Dart announces Canadian approval of Bell 429 bearpaw

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received Transport Canada approval for their patent pending new design of Bearpaw, called the Ultrapawâ„¢, for the Bell 429 model of aircraft. FAA and EASA approvals are pending. DART Aerospace has applied a brand new product line, the patent pending… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 05-Nov-10

Dart adds AS355NP to 8 Eurocopter product STC’s

Dart adds AS355NP to 8 Eurocopter product STC’s

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received approval to add the AS 355 NP models to their Eurocopter product line on 8 STC’s from Transport Canada, the FAA and EASA. Recently updated with the AS355NP models are the following STC’s: From Transport Canada * Bearpaws *… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 25-Oct-10

Dart announces certification of trim kits for Bell 206 L3/L4 LongRangers

Dart announces certification of trim kits for Bell 206 L3/L4 LongRangers

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received FAA, Transport Canada and EASA approval of their Utility Trim Kits for the Bell 206 L3/L4 models of helicopters. DART’s durable, lightweight interior trim panels improve the aesthetics of the aircraft interior and feature a modern texture. Kits install… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 19-Oct-10

Dart announces Transport Canada approval of EC135 Cable Cutters Kit

Dart announces Transport Canada approval of EC135 Cable Cutters Kit

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received Transport Canada approval of their Cable Cutters Kit for Eurocopter EC135 P1, T1, P2, T2, P2+, T2+ model helicopters. FAA and EASA approvals have been previously received. The Cable Cutters Kit is designed to protect the helicopter during a wire… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 13-Oct-10

Dart expands EASA approved products and service lines

Dart expands EASA approved products and service lines

DART Helicopter Services, a global leader in design, development and distribution of helicopter components and accessories that enhance flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has won approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to offer several new products now approved and certified for operational use by rotorcraft operators throughout Europe. The announcement came… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 04-Oct-10

Dart AS350/355 Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ certified by FAA, TC and EASA

Dart AS350/355 Quick Release Heli-Utility-Basketsâ„¢ certified by FAA, TC and EASA

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received Transport Canada, FAA and EASA approvals for their Quick Release Heli-Utility Basketâ„¢ for the AS350/AS355 models of helicopters that is compatible with Eurocopter Squirrel Cheeks. DART’s new quick release baskets are lighter weight and easier to install than its… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Service, 28-Sep-10

Dart announces EASA approval of EC135 cable cutters

Dart announces EASA approval of EC135 cable cutters

DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received EASA approval of their Cable Cutters Kit for Eurocopter model EC135 P1, T1, P2, T2, P2+, T2+ helicopters.   FAA approval has been previously received and Transport Canada approval is pending. The EC135 kit is a new addition to the… Read more »

Source: DART Helicopter Services, 24-Sep-10