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Boeing still hopeful of new Japanese AH-64D orders

Source: Rotorhub, 30-Apr-09

AgustaWestland defends Obama helicopter plan

Source: Forbes, 30-Apr-09

Test flights at Salem Hospital’s new helipad

Source: Statesman Journal, 30-Apr-09

NV Energy faces wrongful death suit in Navy helicopter crash

Source: Las Vegas Sun, 30-Apr-09

Red Bull Bo105 pilot Jürg Fleischmann now has his own blog

Source: Red Bull, 30-Apr-09

New details on Kaman SeaSprite financial settlement with Australia

New details on Kaman SeaSprite financial settlement with Australia

Australia has confirmed that the financial settlement with Kaman Aerospace allowing for transfer of the Royal Australian Navy’s eleven Super Seasprites back to the company was based on a bank guarantee rather than a cash payment.

Source: Rotorhub, 30-Apr-09

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Obituary: Alan Bristow 1923-2009

Source: Telegraph, 30-Apr-09

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Medi Flight moves base from Oklahoma City to Stillwater

Source: Oklahoman, 30-Apr-09

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South African court stops auction of helicopters and parts

Source: IOL, 30-Apr-09

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University of Mississippi Medical Center adds second helicopter

Source: WAPT, 30-Apr-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Gazelle in Hungary – very colorful scheme

Source: Airliners.net, 30-Apr-09

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Robert D. Starr Appointed VP and Treasurer at Kaman Corp

Source: Kaman, 29-Apr-09

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Dutch Police reveal drug-sniffing unmanned helicopter

29-Apr-09

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Omniflight Helicopters Native Air Division to Donate Nearly $15K from Flight for the Cure Fundraising

Source: Vertical, 29-Apr-09

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Rostverstol expect to fly glass-cockpit Mi-26T2 upgrade 2010

Source: Aviaport, 29-Apr-09

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Sikorsky Aerospace Services to Explore Joint Venture with MilSOFT ICT

Source: Sikorsky, 29-Apr-09

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Sikorsky and Alp Aviation sign MOU to explore International Black Hawk Transmission Manufacturing in Turkey

Source: Sikorsky, 29-Apr-09

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Turkish Aerospace Industries delivers first S-70iâ„¢ Black Hawk Tailcone

Source: Sikorsky, 29-Apr-09

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AirEvac Lifeteam crews at Muscle Shoals base training to use NVG

AirEvac Lifeteam crews at Muscle Shoals base training to use NVG

The training consisted of eight hours of classroom work and five hours of landing training with the goggles. FAA-approved instructors conducted the training, much of which took place in wooded areas in the western part of Lauderdale County.

Source: Times Daily, 29-Apr-09

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CAE and Neptec successfully demonstrate AVS technology to address brownout helo ops

Source: CAE, 29-Apr-09

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Sikorsky delivers six S300CBi helicopters to Bristow Academy

Source: Sikorsky, 29-Apr-09

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Helicopter Seychelles refurbishes A109C

Source: Helicopter Seychelles, 29-Apr-09

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EADS North America names new business development director for National Guard and Reserves

Source: EADS, 29-Apr-09

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AAMS Member Alert: Swine Flu

Source: AAMS, 29-Apr-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: EC145 of Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations

Source: Airliners.net, 29-Apr-09

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Sikorsky plans $8 billion worth of work for Turkey in copter deal

Source: Daily Star, 28-Apr-09

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FAA issues statement on Helicopter Emergency Medical Service Safety

Source: FAA, 28-Apr-09

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BP returns to Super Pumas after checks in wake of copter crash

Source: Scotsman, 28-Apr-09

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Lockheed Martin announces 225 Owego layoffs

Source: Daily Review, 28-Apr-09

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Final “Increment 1” VH-71 US Presidential Helicopter Delivered

Source: AgustaWestland, 28-Apr-09

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US HEMS Study Calls for Sweeping Changes

Source: Vertical, 28-Apr-09

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Columbia Helicopters Deploys Fire Fighting Helicopter to Mexico

Source: Vertical, 28-Apr-09

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Offender sprung from prison by helicopter on island of Reunion

Source: BBC, 28-Apr-09

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Pentagon Reverses Helo Program Trend

Source: Aviation Week, 28-Apr-09

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Civil simulators special: High-end helicopter simulation comes of age

Source: Flightglobal, 28-Apr-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Kawasaki OH-1 Ninja, indigenous attack helicopter from Japan

Source: Airliners.net, 28-Apr-09

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Capital time to grow business, says UK operator

Capital time to grow business, says UK operator

Oxford Airport-based Capital Air Services is flying in the face of the current financial turbulence by expanding its business at a time when many in the industry are downsizing.

Source: Rotorhub, 27-Apr-09

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Plattsburgh Aeronautical Institute gets like-new helicopter, a Mini-500

Source: Press Republican, 27-Apr-09

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AgustaWestland Unveils TUHP-149 Helicopter To Meet The Turkish Utility Helicopter Programme

AgustaWestland Unveils TUHP-149 Helicopter To Meet The Turkish Utility Helicopter Programme

AgustaWestland unveiled a full scale mock-up of the TUHP 149 helicopter at IDEF 2009 in Istanbul today. The TUHP 149 is the AgustaWestland candidate for the Turkish Utility Helicopter Programme (TUHP). It is a new generation 8.1 ton medium lift multi-role helicopter designed to meet the military requirements of Turkish end users.

Source: AgustaWestland, 27-Apr-09

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Defense Holdings to Develop Metal Fiber Brush Technology for Army Black Hawk Helicopter

Source: Defense Holdings, 27-Apr-09

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Russia predicts it will produce 15% of the world’s helicopters by 2015

Source: HIA, 27-Apr-09

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AgustaWestland and Kaman eye Indian Coast Guard requirement

Source: Rotorhub, 27-Apr-09

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Australia puts in request for seven CH-47F Chinooks

Source: DSCA, 27-Apr-09

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USAIG and ERA Announce Era Training Center as Approved “Safety Buck” Training Facility

Source: RotorNews, 27-Apr-09

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LAPD opens new Harbor Division police station, including helipad

Source: LA Times, 27-Apr-09

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Nigerian Customs to take delivery of two Bell 427s in May

Source: Next, 27-Apr-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Eurocopter EC135P2+ on test flight for Chilean Carabineros

Source: Helionline, 27-Apr-09

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New Software Delivers Interactive Weather Data Over an Internet Connection

Source: WxWorx, 25-Apr-09

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New Zealand’s Garden City Helicopters adds another R22

Source: NZ Civil Air blog, 25-Apr-09

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Russian army in North Caucasus receives new MI-28N attack helicopters

Source: RIA Novosti, 25-Apr-09

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U.S. Army ARH Program Undergoes Major Shift

Source: Aviation Week, 25-Apr-09

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Future Lynx renamed as AW159 Lynx Wildcat

Future Lynx renamed as AW159 Lynx Wildcat

During a ceremony at AgustaWestland’s Yeovil facility today it was announced that the Future Lynx has been renamed the AW159, bringing it in line with the other products in the growing AgustaWestland range of commercial and military rotorcraft.

Source: AgustaWestland, 25-Apr-09

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New Commander for 3rd Battalion 142nd Aviation announced

Source: New York State, 25-Apr-09

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FlightSafety’s TH-1H Weapon System Trainer Certified by the US Air Force

Source: FlightSafety, 24-Apr-09

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R. Scott Rettig Named CEO of AgustaWestland North America

Source: AgustaWestland, 24-Apr-09

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NTSB Acting Chairman Praises DOT Secretary For Release Of Bird Strike Data; Suggests Mandatory Reporting

Source: NTSB, 24-Apr-09

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Pilot misjudgement the most common factor in European helicopter accidents

Source: Flightglobal, 24-Apr-09

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Aircraft Electronics Association announces new Chairman and Vice Chairman

Source: AEA, 24-Apr-09

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FAA plan would require Terrain Awareness Warning System on EMS helicopters

Source: USA Today, 24-Apr-09

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GAO releases report “Potential Strategies to Address Air Ambulance Safety Concerns”

Source: GAO, 24-Apr-09

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Mi-26 helicopter lifts Tu134 airliner

Source: YouTube, 24-Apr-09

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Controversial Chicago hospital helipad gets OK

Source: ABC7, 24-Apr-09

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Air Methods’ Preliminary Q1 Results Exceed Expectations

Source: Air Methods, 24-Apr-09

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Colorful row of stored Mi-2s in Russia

Source: Flickr, 24-Apr-09

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Sikorsky Aerospace Services Extending Global Reach with Support Facility in South Korea

Source: Sikorsky, 23-Apr-09

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Profile: Thames Valley and Chiltern Air Ambulance

Source: Oxford Times, 23-Apr-09

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Council approves R44 purchase for Baton Rouge Police Department

Council approves R44 purchase for Baton Rouge Police Department

The Metro Council on Wednesday unanimously approved the purchase of a helicopter for the Baton Rouge Police Dep.  Mayor-President Kip Holden told the council “We are by far the largest parish in this area that doesn’t have a helicopter”

Source: The Advocate, 23-Apr-09

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DART Announces that Geneva Aviation sells first P122 Improved Switch Consoles within Europe

Source: Dart, 23-Apr-09

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F.A.A. to Propose New Medical Helicopter Safety Rules

Source: NY Times, 23-Apr-09

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EMTEQ Granted STCs for Lighting and Avionics Solutions

Source: Vertical, 23-Apr-09

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US Air Force airmen, Marines work together to test-load helicopters

US Air Force airmen, Marines work together to test-load helicopters

Playing a game of inches, a team of Airmen and Marines worked together April 20 to test-load two Marine helicopters into a C-5C Galaxy. The UH-1Y is used to carry Marines and supplies to forward operating locations. The AH-1Z is used to provide overwatch and show of force for coalition troops.

Source: US Air Force, 23-Apr-09

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European Helicopter Safety Team Releases Preliminary Analysis Results

Source: AMT, 23-Apr-09

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US Aviation Weather, Flight Planning and Airport Data on Your Cell Phone

Source: Garmin, 23-Apr-09

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