Helicopter Maintenance News

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 07:37
National air medical transport provider Med-Trans Corporation moves its headquarters operations into a new building at the Denton Enterprise Airport. The new 31,500-square-foot facility includes 24,000 square feet of office and classroom space in addition to 7,500 square feet of hangar accommodations.

Helicopter Maintenance Blogs

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:17

At Helicopter Maintenance magazine, we remain optimistic about the future of the helicopter industry. So much so that we are ending the year with our first ever attendance at a European helicopter trade show!

Event Calendar

S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Digital Edition


Dec17/Jan18 Helicopter Maintenance

Click the cover to access the digital issue.
Click here to subscribe today!

StandardAero Helicopter's business unit launches a new engine compressor case life extension program to help Rolls-Royce M250 engine operators reduce maintenance service intervals and keep their helicopters in the air for longer periods of time, reducing overall operating costs. StandardAero developed the EnduroCoat 3500 (patent-pending), a Rolls-Royce-approved advanced technology coating system...
Pratt & Whitney Canada launches several innovative solutions and offerings to deliver high value to its turboshaft customers around the world. These innovations provide real-time savings, reduce costs, create stable maintenance environments and enhance aircraft availability for the company’s growing customer base in this segment. P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX...
P&WC, a global leader in the turboshaft civil segment, aims to expand its portfolio and improve its products and services through a variety of cutting-edge technological developments, allowing it to deliver proven, reliable turboshaft power to all segments of the aerospace industry. P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). Since it began overhauling helicopters in the...
Global aerospace and defense contractor AAR (NYSE: AIR) plans to showcase the expansion of its expeditionary airlift capabilities, supply chain services and composites manufacturing to potential partners and helicopter operators at Heli-Expo 2016 from March 1-3. Members of the media are invited to stop by Booth #2604 to meet AAR executives/subject matter experts including Airlift Group’s...
Vector Aerospace ( www.vectoraerospace.com ), a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, is highlighting its broad range of customer-focused support solutions at the HAI Heli-Expo 2016 helicopter trade show and exposition being held in Louisville, KY, this week (March 1-3). One of the highlights of Vector’s booth (#7556) is an Airbus Helicopters...
Atlanta-based Precision Aviation Group (PAG), a provider of products and value-added services to aerospace and defense industries worldwide, announces Kansas-based Aviation Controls, Inc. (ACI) has changed its name to Precision Aviation Controls (PAC). The change was made to identify the business as a member of the Precision Aviation Group of companies and to better reflect the expanding...
Rotor blade manufacturer Van Horn Aviation (VHA) receives a supplemental type certificate (STC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for composite main rotor blades fitting the Bell 206B JetRanger helicopter. The new VHA 206B main rotor blades have been approved with an 18,000-hour service life, which is more than triple the life of the current OEM metal blades.
Genesys Aerosystems announces that it has shipped its 600th Helicopter Stability Augmentation System (HeliSAS) and autopilot system. The milestone system was shipped to Robinson Helicopter for installation on a new R66 turbine. “HeliSAS has seen tremendous acceptance since we started shipping the systems in 2011,” Jamie Luster, director of Sales and Marketing for Genesys Aerosystems says. “Today...
Genesys Aerosystems announces that it has applied for an FAA supplemental type certificate (STC) for the installation of its Helicopter Stability Augmentation System (HeliSAS) and two-axis autopilot aboard Airbus EC120 Colibri (hummingbird) light turbine helicopters. “We are extremely excited about this STC program. We have been approached by a number of EC120 operators around the world who want...
Ideal for exterior painting on general aviation aircraft and helicopters that require expedited production times, Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings presents the SKYscapes General Aviation (GA) Basecoat 855 Series: SG, SGE, SGM and SGP colors. It is designed to deliver the maximum in appearance and productivity by delivering a consistent and colorful solid, mica or metallic finish. SKYscapes GA...

Pages