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.Â Available for: Agusta A119/AW119MKII, Bell 206A/B/L/L1/L3/L4 & 407, Bell 205/210/212/214/412, Eurocopter AS350/AS355, Eurocopter EC130 DARTâ€™s custom modifications allow for specialty requirements such as surveying, GPS, aerial photography, LIDAR, mapping equipment,… Read more »
Three commercially available automated external defibrillators correctly analyzed heart rhythms in an in-motion helicopter on a manikin and a human volunteer. While researchers call for further studies, they were encouraged by the results [Photo: Philips Heart Start]
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 »
New Ultra-Rugged Device Designed Tough for Military and Air Medical Operations ZOLL Medical Corporation (Nasdaq GS: ZOLL), a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to market and begin distribution of the new PropaqÂ® MD Monitor/Defibrillator that was developed… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received Transport Canada, FAA, EASA and ANAC approval of their updated design Heli-Utility-Basket for the EC 130. The Heli-Utility-Basketâ„¢ is constructed of stainless steel with a high-gloss, white scratch-resistant finish.Â A self-locking handle keeps valuables secure during flight.Â The baskets… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received EASA approval for their Bearpaw Kit for the A119/AW119MK1 helicopters. For as long as helicopters have been in operation soft terrain landings have created problems for pilots.Â Without Bearpaws, helicopters experience balancing problems when landing or taking off in… Read more »
Spider Tracks Ltd today announced the international launch of its iSpiderViewer, available as a free download from the iTunes app store. iSpiderViewer allows people to track their aircraft or vehicles on their iPhones, making it even easier and more convenient to watch over people and assets when on the go. The application enables users to… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Geneva Aviation has received Brazilian approval of their P112 Dome Light / Air Vent Assembly for AS350 Series helicopters.Â FAA, Transport Canada and EASA approvals have been previously received. Increase cabin air flow and lighting with a system that is more reliable than the… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Geneva Aviation has received FAA, ANAC, Transport Canada and EASA approval for their 27 Amp, 28 to 12 Volt DC to DC Power Converter for the AS350/AS355, Bell 206 & 407, BO-105 series helicopters. The Geneva Power Converter provides 12 to 14 VDC (Adjustable)… Read more »
Over the past few years, The Timken Company’s (NYSE: TKR) Aerospace and Defense business has been steadily increasing its offering of FAA-approved replacement parts, now available for a wider variety of platforms. With the 2010 Heli Expo this week in Houston, the company announced it has received FAA approval on 77 new additions to its… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received FAA approval for their Safety Enhancement Kits for the Medium Bell aircraft model types.Â Transport Canada approval has been previously received and EASA approval is currently pending. DART Safety Enhancement Kits increase the operational safety of Medium Bell aircraft.Â … Read more »
Criminals cringe and citizens cheer the sound of police helicopters overhead, fighting crime from the Arizona skies. Airborne law enforcers from several agencies in that southwestern U.S. state have benefitted from installing high-performance Inlet Barrier Filters (IBFs) designed by Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a division of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI). Longtime law enforcement agency… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services announces that the Transport Canada STC for the Auxiliary Fuel Tank has been reissued in the name of their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd, and that DART has added this STC to their manufacturerâ€™s approval.Â DART Aerospace has also acquired the Brazilian and Australian STCâ€™s from John Cameron Aviation.Â FAA & EASA… Read more »
LASELEC of France, a specialist in cable-marking equipment, will be displaying its range of UV laser wire-marking machines at international trade shows in 2010, including the Heli Expo in Houston fromÂ February 20 to 23 and the AIME & MRO in Dubai from February 28 to March 1. LASELEC is currently the only company on… Read more »
Simplex Manufacturing has announced that it has now received FAA PMA on its newly acquired line of Helipod products, including the new spray system for the Robinson R44 helicopter. Simplex purchased Helipod International in June of 2009 and successfully transferred all of the FAA and other STC’s during the remainder of 2009. Simplex was awarded… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary partner Geneva Aviation has received Brazilian approval of their P130 High Back Pilot Seat for AS30/355 helicopters.Â FAA, Transport Canada and EASA approvals have been previously received. The High-Back Pilot Seat is a comfortable seat, which provides improved back support and allows you to have… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services is pleased to announce that their subsidiary Apical Industries has received EASA approval of the EC145 Tri-Bag Emergency Float Systems with & without Liferafts.Â Transport Canada and FAA approval have been previously received. Your browser may not support display of this image. The Apical EC145 Emergency Float Kits consist of: four emergency… Read more »
Onboard Systems, a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, announced that its new replacement cargo hook kit for the Eurocopter EC120 aircraft has been certified by the FAA and is currently in production. Onboard has also submitted the kit to Transport Canada and EASA for certification in Canada and Europe, respectively. â€œSince we… Read more »
DART Helicopter Services announces that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries, Inc. has received FAA approval for their AB139 & AW139 High Density Liferaft Kit. Transport Canada and EASA approvals are still pending.
DART Helicopter Services announces that their subsidiary partner Apical Industries has received FAA approval or their new Cable Cutters Kits for the Bell 206A, B, L, L-1, L-3, L-4 helicopters. Transport Canada and EASA approvals are pending.
DART Helicopter Services has announced that their affiliated partner, DART Aerospace Ltd., has received EASA approval of their Aft Facing Seats (2×2) for Bell 205/212/412 aircraft. Transport Canada approval and FAA approvals have been previously received.