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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:41:00 -0400
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Military Helicopter Crashes in Sichuan Village
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:59:00 -0400
english.cri.cn - Witnesses say a military chopper has crashed in a village in southwest China's Sichuan Province. The M-171 is said to have been flying irregularly before crashing on top of a wall.
County Fire Dept. Tests Helicopter Program
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:38:00 -0400
San Bernardino, Calif. (Daily Press) - The San Bernardino County Fire Department is finishing up a trial program to test the feasibility of providing rescue, treatment, and transportation for victims out of a single helicopter.
Two killed in Nigerian Air Force Helicopter Crash
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:24:00 -0400
airforce-technology.com - Two Nigerian Air Force personnel have been killed after their Mi-35 Hind multi-role combat helicopter crashed in the north-eastern state of Borno.
Air Methods: Demonstration of Wireless Intercom System
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:11:00 -0400
El Paso, Texas - Priority One Air Rescue and Air Methods Corporation successfully demonstrated the potential of the Jupiter Avionics Corporation (JAC) wiJAC Wireless Intercom system near El Paso, Texas.
Sikorsky: NHSL Reaches 500 Hours in S-76D
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:55:00 -0400
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announce that National Helicopter Services Ltd. (NHSL) recently reached 500 flight hours in its S-76D helicopter. The announcement was made at the 2014 Farnborough Air Show.
Senator Seeks Delay of ACA Employer Mandate
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:41:00 -0400
Virginia Senator Mark Warner has asked the Obama administration to either quickly make Affordable Care Act (ACA) regulations on employers less burdensome or postpone the employer mandate for another year.
Night Vision Award Winners Honored at ALEA
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:19:00 -0400
Phoenix, Ariz. — The Night Vision Awards were presented at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association's (ALEA) Annual Trade Show and Convention in Phoenix, Ariz. at the Phoenix Convention Center July 17.
MD Helicopters: Second MD 500E to Polk County Sheriff
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:03:00 -0400
Mesa, Ariz. – MD Helicopters Inc. held a ceremonial delivery of a new MD 500E helicopter for the Polk County Florida Sheriff’s Office at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA) exposition, in Phoenix, Ariz.
Obama to Issue Executive Order on Drones
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:51:00 -0400
President Obama is expected to issue an executive order tasking the U.S. Department of Commerce with developing privacy guidelines for the commercial use of drones.
Recognize Your Peers: Nominate for HAI's Salute to Excellence
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:53:00 -0400
Alexandria, Va. – Nominations for HAI's Salute to Excellence Awards open in ONE WEEK, so start thinking now about who you believe is deserving of recognition for their service to vertical aviation!
Airbus Helicopters: EC135 T3/P3 Takes On the Alps
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:01:00 -0400
Donauwörth, Germany – The enhanced T3/P3 version of Airbus Helicopters EC135 twin-engine rotorcraft demonstrated its improved performance – especially in high-and-hot operating conditions – during a three-day event in the Italian Dolomites.
AgustaWestland: Yokohama City F.D. Orders AW139
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:48:00 -0400
Finmeccanica - AgustaWestland and Mitsui Bussan Aerospace are pleased to announce that the Yokohama City Fire Department has ordered a second AW139 intermediate twin helicopter.
Sikorsky: Develop "Digital Backbone" for Future Vertical Lift
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:27:00 -0400
Washington - Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Boeing have been selected to help develop the Joint Common Architecture standard for the U.S. Army's Joint Multi-Role Science and Technology program.
Senate Action Heating Up on Highway Bill
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:11:00 -0400
The U.S. Senate has now reached a unanimous-consent agreement, setting up votes on four amendments before a vote on final passage on the House-passed bill to replenish the Highway Trust Fund. Votes are expected July 29.