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Mar
22
2021

Finding drinking water from above

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Mapping and protecting water underground is a challenging task. Invisible from the surface, groundwater has been historically mapped through drilling information. However, boreholes are costly, time consuming, and sometimes just impossible due to difficult locations. Moreover, the information provided is often too limited. On the other hand, ground-based imaging methods can produce highly accurate three dimensional data sets, but are slow and difficult to employ in hilly terrain or populated areas.

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Tags: Airbus
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
23
2021

HAI Members Select New Board Members

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Helicopter Association International (HAI) is pleased to announce that the organization’s members elected two new members to the HAI Board of Directors on Monday, Mar. 22, 2021. Both new members will serve a three-year term beginning Jul. 1, 2021.

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Tags: HAI
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
23
2021

DART Aerospace receives Transport Canada Approval for Night Hover Refill Operations with Talon Helicopters’ AS365 Fire Attack System

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Montreal, Canada – March 23, 2021 – In partnership with Talon Helicopters, DART Aerospace recently received Transport Canada approval for Talon to perform night hover refill operations with its DART AS365 Fire Attack System (FAS). The approval is the first step in pursuing a full FAA STC update to allow night vision goggles (NVG) aided and unaided night hover refill operations on all DART AS365 Fire Attack Systems.

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Tags: AS365 DART Aerospace FAS
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
23
2021

Paraclete Aviation Life Support Primed Helmet Manufacturer for Global Law Enforcement Industry

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[Clarkesville, TX] March 12, 2021 --- Paraclete Aviation Life Support, a member of the Airborne Public Safety Association [APSA], is emerging as a global provider of aviation helmets [Types 1 + 2] for the law enforcement industry as the company builds strategic partnerships throughout the world in county, state and federal government agencies in the U.S., as well as law enforcement agencies in Japan and Brazil, announces [5] new law enforcement clients. As a commitment to global law enforcement while setting a higher standard in helmet manufacturing, Paraclete has secured certifications for four of its five [sizes] of the Aegis™ [ee-jis meaning ‘protection’] D Type 1, all five sizes of the Aspida™ [a-speed-a meaning ‘shield’] Type 1, and all five sizes of the Aspida Carbon helmet set forth by the Department of Interior [DOI] + the United States Forest Services [USFS] civilian helmet aviation standard. Paraclete also announces its Annual Aviation Life Support Equipment [ALSE] Level II Certified Maintenance Training Course schedule on April 23 at the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Nashville, TN. To register for the ALSE Course: https://paracletelifesupport.com/alse-training/ For questions about pricing and/or to arrange a specific training date on-location, contact Paraclete’s Carlos Andino at [email protected]

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Tags: Paraclete Aviation Life Support
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
23
2021

Bristow becomes first UK helicopter operator to achieve major international safety standard

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ABERDEEN, March 23, 2021 – Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: VTOL) is the first helicopter operator in the UK to achieve a new mandatory international aviation safety standard designed to ensure the airworthiness of its aircraft, underscoring the Company’s commitment to safety and industry leadership.

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Tags: Bristow Group VTOL
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
24
2021

Columbia Helicopters Unveils Multi-Mission Helicopter Program

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Aurora, Oregon – Columbia Helicopters (Columbia) unveils its Multi-Mission Helicopter Program, featuring the proven Columbia Model 234 Chinook heavy-lift helicopter, developed as a single platform solution to support customers’ multi-mission requirements.

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Tags: Chinook Columbia Helicopters Model 234
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
24
2021

Sterling Helicopter receives FAA nod for new AW139 Helicopter LED pos/nav/strobe lights

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Sterling Helicopter has achieved an FAA STC for new and improved LED position, navigation, and strobe lights for installation on the Leonardo AW139 helicopter.  Sterling Helicopter offers 4 STC kit options for these lights, available with and without strobe.  This STC is also in evaluation for EASA Validation.  These new LED tail position/navigation/strobe lights offer much more affordable STC kit prices as well as replacement prices and are a direct plug-n-play replacement.  Each kit comes complete with everything needed for a full installation.  These new LED taillights would be a great upgrade for any SARs operations, law enforcement, corporate, or VIP operator. 

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Tags: AW139 Leonardo Sterling Helicopter
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
24
2021

HAI Statement on March 23 NTSB Hearing

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Alexandria, Va. (March 23, 2021) – Helicopter Association International (HAI) appreciates and supports the work of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) for their March 23 hearing to ensure the safety of flights for paying passengers in all aircraft.

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Tags: HAI Helicopter Association International NTSB
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
24
2021

KAMAN COMPOSITES WICHITA ANNOUNCES CONTRACT WITH BOEING

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BLOOMFIELD, Conn.-Kaman Composites – Wichita, Inc., a division of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN), announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Boeing to manufacture the refueling boom assembly for the MH-47 program. The MH-47 is an inflight refuelable version of the CH-47 Chinook helicopter. The boom assemblies will support MH-47 new-build production, as well as MH-47 Block II ReNew modifications.

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Tags: Boeing CH-47 Chinook Kaman MH-47
Categories: Press Releases


Mar
24
2021

NTSB Calls for Enhanced Safety Standards in Some Revenue Passenger-Carrying General Aviation Operations

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WASHINGTON  — The National Transportation Safety Board Tuesday asked the Federal Aviation Administration to enhance a series of safety requirements in regulations that allow some revenue passenger-carrying flight operations to be conducted as general aviation flights.

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Tags: NTSB
Categories: Press Releases

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