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Profile – Danny Sitnam, President and CEO of Helijet

Profile – Danny Sitnam, President and CEO of Helijet

When Danny Sitnam started a scheduled passenger helicopter service between Vancouver and Victoria 27 years ago, a potential partner told him it was the stupidest idea ever. Sitnam went for it anyway.  See full story

Source: Vancouver Sun, 01-Jan-14

Profile: San Juan County Sheriff’s Office in New Mexico

Profile: San Juan County Sheriff’s Office in New Mexico

San Juan County Sheriff’s Office flies on an annual budget of just $100,000 – which pays for parts, fuel and licensing pilots; it does not include salaries.  Full article

Source: Beaumont Enterprise, 20-Jul-11

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Profile: Memorial’s MedFlight in Indiana

Profile: Memorial’s MedFlight in Indiana

WSBT’s cameras took an exclusive ride with MedFlight, one of the area’s only medical helicopters – see full story.  Memorial MedFlight utilizes an EC 135P2 helicopter and is based at the South Bend Regional Airport, operated for them by Omniflight.  The particular helicopter is registered N3842, and is serial number 0428

Source: South Bend Tribune, 20-Jul-11

Profile: Network Rail’s helicopter operations in UK

Profile: Network Rail’s helicopter operations in UK

Network Rail runs the railway infrastructure across the UK, and employs two AS355s on contract from PDG Helicopters.  See this article for a profile of this operation

Source: Rail.co, 20-Jul-11

Profile – Bell Helicopter Training Academy

Profile – Bell Helicopter Training Academy

On any given day, dozens of helicopter pilots and mechanics — many from countries around the globe — are in the halls and classrooms and on the flight line at the Bell Helicopter Training Academy at Alliance Airport. Read more: http://www.star-telegram.com/2010/11/26/2660323/bell-helicopter-training-academy.html#ixzz16cY7uuK8

Source: Star-Telegram, 28-Nov-10

Profile of an engineer working for Airwork New Zealand

Profile of an engineer working for Airwork New Zealand

Sebastian Burke is a helicopter maintenance engineer for Airwork New Zealand, based at Glentanner, near Aoraki-Mt Cook.

Source: Timaru Herald, 10-Nov-10

Profile: Skyline Aviation of Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand

Profile: Skyline Aviation of Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand

The company moved to its current purpose-built facility in 2009 and now has a fleet of three fixed-wing aircraft and four helicopters.

Source: Hawkes Bay Today, 09-Nov-10

Profile: Luxembourg Police

Profile: Luxembourg Police

This article profiles the helicopter operation “Romeo 1” of the Luxembourg Police

Source: Wort, 07-Oct-10

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Profile: Ryan Aerospace’s Helimod simulator

Profile: Ryan Aerospace’s Helimod simulator

Putting his foot on the wrong pedal during a helicopter lesson was the catalyst for entrepreneur Chris Ryan’s move into manufacturing helicopter simulators.

Source: Sydney Morning Herald, 22-Sep-10

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Profile: Discount Plumbers – America’s only helicopter-dispatched plumbers

Profile: Discount Plumbers – America’s only helicopter-dispatched plumbers

What do a plumber’s van and a helicopter have in common?  Nothing, unless you happen to be Modesto businessman Bob Campana who is now known is “The Helicopter Plumber”

Source: Examiner, 20-Sep-10

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Profile: Alan Purwin of Helinet Aviation

Profile: Alan Purwin of Helinet Aviation

The co-founder of one of the nation’s largest helicopter services companies takes his love of flying into varied markets such as aerial filming and medical transportation.

Source: LA Times, 16-Aug-10

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