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Handover of command at Royal Air Force’s SAR 22 Squadron

Handover of command at Royal Air Force’s SAR 22 Squadron

Source: RAF, 29-May-09

France and UK work on Sea Skua anti-ship missile replacement

Source: Rotorhub, 29-May-09

In Pictures: On The Helipad Of The London Air Ambulance

Source: Londonist, 29-May-09

HeliDVD launched – aimed at inspiring the helicopter pilots of the future

Source: South West Business, 29-May-09

Indian MoD issues tender for heavy lift helicopters

Source: Indian Express, 29-May-09

HAI Attends and Exhibits at the Annual AHS Forum

Source: RotorNews, 29-May-09

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Youngest to solo airplane and helicopters on same day-world record set

Source: World Records Academy, 29-May-09

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Coffee County Sheriff’s Department helicopter unveiled

Source: Southeast Sun, 29-May-09

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US Air Force team conducts air-assault training from Army helos

Source: US Air Force, 29-May-09

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Uniflight Receives QPS-110 Certification from Bell Helicopter for Aircraft Completions/Customizing

Source: RotorNews, 29-May-09

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Helicopter industry leaders call on U.S. Government to fund more R&D

Source: Star Telegram, 29-May-09

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Erickson Air-Crane Awarded AS9100 Certification

Erickson Air-Crane Awarded AS9100 Certification

Erickson Air-Crane (EAC) has been awarded AS9100 certification, a world-wide business management standard with a focus on aerospace and aviation. The certification allows EAC to perform new and expanded work for major aerospace suppliers such as Sikorsky, Bell and Agusta among many others.

Source: RotorNews, 29-May-09

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GE Aviation supports the adoption of WiTNESSS with its wireless sensor technology

Source: Vertical, 29-May-09

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AgustaWestland Opens New Dedicated T129 Facility

AgustaWestland Opens New Dedicated T129 Facility

AgustaWestland opens its new T129 facility in Cascina Costa, Italy. The official opening ceremony was attended by delegates from the Turkish Undersecretariat for Defence Industries (SSM), Turkish Land Force Command and Turkish General Staff as well as industry representatives from Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. (TAI) and Aselsan.

Source: AgustaWestland, 29-May-09

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Egypt requests 12 AH-64D Apaches

Source: DSCA, 29-May-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Air Greenland Sikorsky S61 – cockpit view en route

Source: Airliners.net, 29-May-09

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ITT awarded $11.4 million special ops night vision contract

Source: Rotorhub, 29-May-09

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Afghan Army Air Corps set to reintroduce Mi-35

Afghan Army Air Corps set to reintroduce Mi-35

Afghanistan’s National Army Air Corps is preparing to transition its Mi-35 Hind helicopters into an operational attack role for the first time with planning underway to allow their use in overwatch and convoy support missions.

Source: Rotorhub, 29-May-09

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China’s robot helicopter ready for market

Source: Xinhua, 29-May-09

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NTSB Expands Release Of Accident Investigation Public Dockets Available Online From Next Week

Source: NTSB, 29-May-09

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Falx Air unveils new Hybrid Coaxial UAV helicopter design

Source: Gizmag, 28-May-09

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Registration Still Open For June 2009 NTSB Advanced Disaster Response Course

Source: http://www.ntsb.gov/Pressrel/2009/090519.html, 28-May-09

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Arotech Receives $650,000 Helicopter Armor Orders

Source: Arotech, 28-May-09

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Nebraska Guard marks opening of helicopter base

Source: Omaha.com, 28-May-09

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Members of the public hamper helicopter rescue from UK beach

Source: MCGA, 28-May-09

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Aurora State Airport to be renamed in honor of Columbia Helicopters founder Wes Lematta

Source: Vertical, 28-May-09

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Phillip Fienen Joins Precision Aviation Group As Regional Sales Manager

Source: Vertical, 28-May-09

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Preview of new AEA website, due for June launch

Source: AEA, 28-May-09

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Med-Flight program turns 25

Source: Daily Press, 28-May-09

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Rebtech awarded additional NVG conversion for Air Evac Fleet

Rebtech awarded additional NVG conversion for Air Evac Fleet

Following the recent conversion of 17 aircraft to night vision compatibility, Rebetch has been chosen to modify an additional 32 aircraft for air medical transportation service provider, Air Evac EMS, Inc.

Source: Rotorhub, 28-May-09

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Los Angeles Helicopters run Snorkel Training

Source: Rotorhub, 28-May-09

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Offshore board S-92 inquiry release and terms of reference

Source: C-NLOPB, 28-May-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Royal Air Force AgustaWestland AW109E

Source: Airliners.net, 28-May-09

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Bristow Acquires 42.5% of Lider, Brazil’s Largest Helicopter Services Company

Source: Bristow Group, 28-May-09

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U.S. Senate Confirms Randy Babbitt to Lead FAA

U.S. Senate Confirms Randy Babbitt to Lead FAA

Babbitt is the former president and chief executive officer of the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), the largest union of commercial airline pilots

Source: RotorNews, 28-May-09

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Fleet Air Arm commissions Lynx Wildcat Fielding Squadron

Fleet Air Arm commissions Lynx Wildcat Fielding Squadron

The new Squadron replaces the Lynx Operational Evaluation Unit (LOEU) and major changes are now on the horizon for the Lynx Helicopter Force with the anticipated arrival of the AW 159 Lynx Wildcat currently being built by Agusta Westland

Source: Royal Navy, 27-May-09

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Helicopter Association of Canada (HAC) Releases Communique

Source: Vertical, 27-May-09

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Indian Air Force to replace Mi-35 fleet with new attack helicopter tender release

Source: Indian Express, 27-May-09

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Lake Council set to override Sheriff helicopter veto

Source: NWI Times, 27-May-09

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Hiller start construction of UH-12 factory in China

Source: Rotorhub, 27-May-09

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Saint Mary’s Health Care tests new helipad

Source: WZZM, 27-May-09

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Stornoway Coastguard Sikorsky S92 reaches operational milestone

Stornoway Coastguard Sikorsky S92 reaches operational milestone

First UK Coastguard to exceed 1,000 flight hours

Source: Rotorhub, 27-May-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Corporate Bell 230 in Argentina

Source: http://www.airliners.net/photo/Bell-230/1530526/L/, 27-May-09

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Change in trees may resolve Cherokee Helicopter Service’s heliport dispute

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune, 27-May-09

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Dart Helicopter Services Announces Brazilian Approval of AW119 Heli-Access-Step

Source: Dart, 27-May-09

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RAF Puma upgrade by Eurocopter Romania stalled amid fears of voter backlash

RAF Puma upgrade by Eurocopter Romania stalled amid fears of voter backlash

The work on the 33 Pumas is expected to be done by Eurocopter Romania, but MPs are worried about the reaction of voters amid rising unemployment in Britain. The Government is said to favour switching the £250 million to £400 million contract from Eurocopter to AgustaWestland, which would upgrade the Royal Navy’s Sea Kings instead… Read more »

Source: Times, 27-May-09

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India’s Ministry of External Affairs turns down request from Bolivia for seven Dhruvs

Source: Business Standard, 26-May-09

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DynCorp to provide rotary-wing maintenance support to US Army in Europe

Source: DynCorp International, 26-May-09

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Heliwagon – The Ultimate Remote Controlled Landing Pad

Source: RotorNews, 26-May-09

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PHI Air Medical Positions for the Future

Source: PHi, 26-May-09

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Flight Test – MD902 Explorer

Source: Vertical, 26-May-09

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DTN/Meteorlogix Introduces RotorWatch to Enhance Safety for Air Medical Operators

Source: DTN/Meteorlogix, 26-May-09

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Uproar after charity collecton agency takes 50% of donations under deal with Midlands Air Ambulance

Source: Berrows Journal, 26-May-09

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Video Profile – Tristate CareFlight

Source: Aero-TV, 26-May-09

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Eurocopter South Africa expands in anticipation of post-recession market

Source: Engineering News, 26-May-09

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French Navy presents upgraded Panther Mk 2

Source: DefPro, 25-May-09

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Cobham Avionics Announces Large-Format Flight Display

Source: Vertical, 25-May-09

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Heliview to start flying from Ohakune in June

Heliview to start flying from Ohakune in June

Source: Heliview, 25-May-09

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Bristow Group Announces Preferred Dividend

Source: Bristow Group, 25-May-09

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New Texas tax laws may hit Bell for $500K additional costs

Source: Star Telegram, 25-May-09

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Bank authorizies $500M facility to Textron to support exports for Bell and Cessna

Source: Ex-Im Bank, 25-May-09

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Scandinavian Safety Training Centre introduces new simulator

Source: Rotorhub, 22-May-09

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South Korean anti-piracy helicopter gets anti-missile equipment

Source: IOL, 22-May-09

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AVIC Helicopters forecasts 300 aircraft per annum build plan

Source: Rotorhub, 22-May-09

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Vector Aerospace announces record profit

Source: Helicopters Magazine, 22-May-09

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Video Profile: Northwest Helicopters

Source: Aero TV, 22-May-09

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Budget woes force Canadian military to look at fewer battlefield helicopters

Source: Canadian Press, 22-May-09

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Former Iraq war helicopter pilot Tammy Duckworth sworn in at VA

Source: Belleville News-Democrat, 22-May-09

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FAA Approves Apical’s S-76 Cargo Door Mounted Liferaft Kit

Source: AMT, 22-May-09

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Queenstown residents wait for helipad feedback decision

Source: Otago Daily Times, 22-May-09

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Island Helicopters wins exclusive rights to land at Hawaii’s “Jurassic Falls”

Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 22-May-09

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Petroleum Air Services Orders Two AW139 Helicopters

Source: Rotorhub, 22-May-09

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Canadian helicopters make history in Afghanistan

Source: Helicopters Magazine, 22-May-09

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