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Jul
09
2020

Hiker who fell from cliff near Stinson Beach rescued by helicopter - Marin Independent Journal

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Jul
09
2020

Hiker who fell from cliff near Stinson Beach rescued by helicopter - The Mercury News

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Jul
09
2020

Billings Flying Service owner uses helicopter for late-night Yellowstone River rescue - Billings Gazette

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Billings Flying Service owner uses helicopter for late-night Yellowstone River rescue  Billings

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Jul
09
2020

HELICOPTERS!!! Six Apache Helicopters are Currently Gassing Up at ACV and Will Be Taking Off Again Soon, Humboldt County Airport Spokesperson Says - Lost Coast Outpost

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HELICOPTERS!!! Six Apache Helicopters are Currently Gassing Up at ACV and Will Be Taking Off Again

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Jul
08
2020

Sammies finalist investigates helicopter crashes to improve flight safety - Federal News Network

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Jul
08
2020

Hotelier Patrick Nesbitt Denied Helicopter Use on His Montecito Estate - Santa Barbara Independent

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Jul
08
2020

Pedestrians struck in Wayne County: Two helicopters requested to the scene - FingerLakes1.com

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Jul
08
2020

NTSB Preliminary Report: Atoka, TN

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On June 14, 2020, about 2030 eastern daylight time, a Bell 47G-3B1, N473TT, was substantially damaged when it was involved in an accident near Atoka, Tennessee. The pilot and two passengers were not injured. The helicopter was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 personal flight.

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Jul
08
2020

NTSB Preliminary Report: Pikeville, NC

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On June 18, 2020, at 1700 eastern daylight time, a Robinson R66 helicopter, N4QW, was substantially damaged when it was involved in an accident near Pikeville, North Carolina. The pilot was fatally injured. The helicopter was being operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 137 aerial application flight.

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Jul
08
2020

LEADING EDGE AVIATION OF BEND, OREGON ADDS SECOND BELL 407GX TO FLEET

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Bend, Oregon, - Serving Central Oregon for 25 years, Leading Edge Aviation is happy to announce its continued growth and success in the aviation industry with the newest addition to its fleet of over 20 aircraft: the Bell 407 GX helicopter.

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Jul
08
2020

Statement after military helicopters spotted circling over Blackpool and other areas of Lancashire - Accrington Observer

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Jul
08
2020

COMSovereign Closes Purchase of Virtual Network Communications; Dan Hodges Quoted - GovConWire

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Jul
08
2020

Countering IAF Apaches? China touts deployment of attack helicopters - THE WEEK

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Countering IAF Apaches? China touts deployment of attack helicopters  THE WEEK

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Jul
08
2020

Helicopter helping fight Payson wildfire crashes, pilot dies - Arizona Daily Sun

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Helicopter helping fight Payson wildfire crashes, pilot dies  Arizona Daily Sun

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Jul
07
2020

Helicopter pilot's spotting of 'dots that waved' led to rescue of 2 teens - Times Colonist

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Helicopter pilot's spotting of 'dots that waved' led to rescue of 2 teens  Times Colonist

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Jul
07
2020

Procession held for helicopter pilot killed while battling Polles Fire - FOX 10 News Phoenix

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Procession held for helicopter pilot killed while battling Polles Fire  FOX 10 News Phoenix

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Jul
07
2020

GARMIN® EXPANDS G1000 NXI INTEGRATED FLIGHT DECK UPGRADE PORTFOLIO TO INCLUDE THE EMBRAER PHENOM 300

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OLATHE, Kan./July 7, 2020 – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced certification of the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade for the Embraer Phenom 300 business jet equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. The G1000 NXi boasts an array of modern features, including wireless connectivity, SurfaceWatch™ runway monitoring technology, visual approach guidance, HSI map and more. The displays also preserve the same mechanical footprint and harness connections so time to complete the G1000 NXi upgrade is minimized.

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Jul
07
2020

US EMS Operator contracts for first IFR-certified AW119 in the civil market allowing safer operations in challenging weather conditions

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Leonardo announced today that the EMS operator Life Link III, based in the upper-midwest United States, has placed an order for one IFR-certified AW119 single engine helicopter with a future option for a second aircraft. The aircraft will be added to an existing fleet of ten AW119Kx helicopters delivering in-flight critical care and transporting patients in Minnesota and Wisconsin with over 21,000 total flight hours amassed. Delivery from the AW119 final assembly line in Philadelphia is expected in the third quarter of 2021.

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Jul
07
2020

Company that flew Kobe Bryant's helicopter gets federal help - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

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Company that flew Kobe Bryant's helicopter gets federal help  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

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Jul
07
2020

Watch: IAF’s Apache helicopter carries out night operations near China border - Economic Times

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Jul
07
2020

Helicopter working on Polles Fire crashes, pilot killed - Payson Roundup

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Jul
07
2020

StandardAero Completes Consolidation of Helicopter Centers of Excellence - AviationPros.com

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StandardAero Completes Consolidation of Helicopter Centers of Excellence  AviationPros.com

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Jul
07
2020

Helicopter crashes while working on the Polles Fire in Arizona - Wildfire Today

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Helicopter crashes while working on the Polles Fire in Arizona  Wildfire Today

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Jul
07
2020

Fact Check: Did Nepal Shoot Down An IAF Helicopter & Capture An Indian Pilot? - The Logical Indian

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Fact Check: Did Nepal Shoot Down An IAF Helicopter & Capture An Indian Pilot?  The Logical Indian

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Jul
07
2020

Photo | Joby’s VTOL aircraft takes flight - Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Jul
07
2020

What Happened When (If) a Drone Hit a Helicopter? What the Real Data Shows. - DroneLife

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What Happened When (If) a Drone Hit a Helicopter? What the Real Data Shows.  DroneLife

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Jul
06
2020

FLIR Systems Announces Modified Thermal Cameras Specified for Elevated Skin Temperature Screening

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ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced modified thermal cameras for fast and safe non-contact elevated skin temperature* screening. The FLIR EST™ thermal screening solutions provide frontline screening at building entries and in high traffic areas to improve safety and help curb the spread of COVID-19. The FLIR Axxx-EST, FLIR T5xx-EST, and FLIR Exx-EST series cameras are designed to simplify the screening process, reducing the burden on screening operators and adhering to recommended social distancing guidelines.

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Jul
06
2020

ERICKSON AWARDED NAWC-AD CONTRACT

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Erickson Incorporated was recently awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division (NAWC-AD). With an estimated aggregate contract ceiling of $7,143,500,000, the NAWC-AD Full Rate Production multiple award contract is designed to meet the requirement of NAWC-AD for full rate production of Mission System Avionics, aircraft upgrade and modification kits, components, and installation of these products. With this contract, Erickson may perform a variety of services for the United States Navy to include full rate production quantities of mechanical and electrical components, mission systems and components, kits, obsolescence engineering services, ancillary maintenance services, systems or aircraft modifications. The size and scope of these efforts may vary significantly up to and including integration of complete mission capabilities and complex systems integration. Erickson’s Chief Executive Officer Doug Kitani said of the win, “I am proud of our Defense & National Security team building on the remarkable legacy of our S-64 Air Crane® franchise and expeditionary air operations to develop a compelling defense MRO business with a reputation of delivering exceptional, high quality solutions to our Department of Defense aviation customers.” Erickson has a long history of serving the U.S. military around the world, and since 2015, Erickson’s Defense MRO business has supported the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps Aviation on the H-53E platform, providing refurbishments, planned maintenance and reset.

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Jul
06
2020

Bell Employee Helps Veteran Grandfather Experience the Thrill of Flight Again

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Kicking off 2020, the annual Bell Summit started with an address not from our CEO Mitch Snyder, but from talented Bell Boeing V-22 Project Specialist, Emma Spencer. This bright millennial shared some words of wisdom and insightful advice to all Bell leaders about how to empower their teams. But her personal story about her deep connection to Bell stole the show.

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Jul
06
2020

Bell APT Takes on Medical Transport Missions

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This unmanned aerial vehicle offers unlimited opportunities for logistics support, including the potential to move medical supplies, tests samples, blood and more through efficient flights. Flying as a bi-plane, Bell's Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) travels quickly and can be scaled to support different payloads. Our teams designed this new aircraft with the objective to aid businesses and save lives. With this in mind, they developed a valuable asset that is easy to use and integrate into current processes.

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