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Jun
24
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: Elkin, NC

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HELICOPTER STRUCK A DRONE AT 1500 FEET NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF DOBBINS ROAD AND ROUTE 601 IN BOONVILLE, NC. AIRCRAFT RETURNED TO ZEF AND REPORTED DAMAGE TO A ROTOR.

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Jul
06
2022

Garmin announces GI 275 electronic flight instrument certification for Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters

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OLATHE, Kan. /July 6, 2022 — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NYSE: GRMN), today announced Supplemental Type Certification (STC) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the GI 275 electronic flight instrument in Robinson R22 and R44 helicopters. A powerful solution for helicopter owners and operators, the GI 275 is a scalable, cost-conscious approach to an avionics upgrade that is a direct replacement for a variety of legacy primary flight instruments in the cockpit, including the primary attitude indicator, course deviation indicator (CDI), horizontal situation indicator (HSI), or the multi-function display (MFD).

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Tags: FAA Garmin GI 275 R22 R44 Robinson Helicopter STC
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Jul
14
2022

MD RECEIVES FAA APPROVAL FOR MD 500E “SLIMLINE” GLASS COCKPIT

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MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) announced today that the company has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification to install a new “slimline” advanced glass cockpit that modernizes the MD500E platform for increased visibility and field of view.

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Tags: FAA MD Helicopters MDHI
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Jul
13
2022

Aviation Specialties Unlimited Appoints Tony Tsantles to FAA Part 135 Director of Operations

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BOISE, Idaho, July 13, 2022—Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) announced that ASU veteran Tony Tsantles was promoted to FAA Part 135 Director of Operations. 

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Jul
31
2022

Extension of the Requirement for Helicopters to Use the New York North Shore Route

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A new rule regarding the extension of the requirement for helicopters to use the New York North Shore helicopter route has been posted to the Federal Register inspection desk. This interim final rule with request for comment amends the expiration date of the rule requiring pilots operating civil helicopters under visual flight rules to use the New York North Shore helicopter route when operating along the northern shoreline of Long Island, New York. The current rule expires on Aug. 5, 2022. The FAA finds it necessary to extend the rule for four years. If published, this rule would be effective beginning on the date of publication through Jul. 29, 2026.

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Tags: DOT FAA Federal Register Inspection desk New York Shore Helicopter Route
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Jul
31
2022

AUVSI Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit Ruling on FAA Remote ID Rule

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Arlington, Va. -  The United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit today issued an opinion in the case of Tyler Brennan, et al v. Stephen Dickson, et al denying the petition for review of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)’s Remote ID rule. On behalf of the Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), President and CEO Brian Wynne issued the following statement on the Court’s opinion, which cited AUVSI’s amicus curiae brief in support of the rule: 

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Tags: AUVSI FAA US Court of Appeals
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Jul
31
2022

FAA Accident and Incident Notification: ITHACA, NE

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CROP DUSTER AUTO-ROTATED AFTER STRIKING A WIRE. FIRE DEPT EXTINGUISHED GRASS FIRE CAUSED BY THE CRASH, ITHACA, NEBRASKA

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Aug
19
2022

FAA Awards $2.7M in Drone Research to Support Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Response

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded $2.7 million to support research on how drones can assist in disaster preparedness and in emergencies. 

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Sep
02
2022

SOUTHEAST AEROSPACE RECEIVES FAA STC FOR BELL 407 HELICOPTER OPERATOR STATION

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Southeast Aerospace, Inc. (SEA), a leading Aerospace Solutions company, receives Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) number SR04546AT for the installation of their SEA special mission operator station in the Bell 407 helicopter.

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Tags: Bell 407 Bell Flight FAA SEA Southeast Aerospace
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Sep
26
2022

FAA Releases Vertiport Design Standards to Support the Safe Integration of Advanced Air Mobility Aircraft

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WASHINGTON − The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today released new design guidelines for vertiports, infrastructure that will support Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) aircraft. The design standards will serve as the initial step to provide key information for airport owners, operators and infrastructure developers to begin development of facilities that will support operations of AAM aircraft that are electrically powered and take-off and land vertically. 

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