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By: Aviation Today  09-12-2011
Keywords: Helicopters, Police Department, Systems Engineering

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October 31, 2011  Avionics
Cobham’s 3-D Synthetic Vision Electronic Flight Instrument System (EFIS) received Brazilian validation for AS350/355 model series helicopters, allowing for aftermarket..


October 31, 2011  Rotor & Wing
DCNS and Thales have taken the next step toward an automatic and deck landing system (D2AD) for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The supplementary..


October 31, 2011  Rotor & Wing
The Sikorsky CH-53K systems engineering team has received the Department of Defense’s Systems Engineering Top 5..


October 31, 2011  Aviation Today


October 28, 2011  Rotor & Wing


October 28, 2011  Rotor & Wing
Houston, Texas-based Instrument Specialties Co., Inc. (INSCO) has partnered with Scott’s Bell 47 to design and produce model 47 instrument..


October 28, 2011  Aviation Today
Nearly 30 aviation organizations sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday to protest new departure and passenger taxes proposed under the President’s debt-reduction plan. A few organizations include: Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), Helicopter..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
Russian Helicopters has sold the firefighting variant of its Kamov Ka-32A11BC to Ordos City in China. The helicopter, which features a..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
As part of a fleet renewal program, the Baltimore Police Department in Maryland has ordered four EC120s from Eurocopter. The aviation department, known as..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
In front of hundreds of employees at its plant in Grand Prairie, Texas on Thursday, Turbomeca Chairman & CEO Olivier Andries and Turbomeca USA President & CEO Russ Spray presented the 10,000th Arriel engine to the U.S. Army. On hand to accept the..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
The Australian Army’s 100th pilot has completed the helicopter qualification course from Army Aviation Training and Training Support (AATTS). In..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
Has the time arrived for greater consolidation among emergency services—the “blue light” operators? At the recent Helitech Conference at Duxford Imperial War Museum in the UK, that was precisely the question being asked by Richard Folkes..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
Russian Helicopters has handed over three Mi-171Sh military transports to the Defense Ministry of Peru. The helicopters are part of..


October 27, 2011  Rotor & Wing
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and Eurocopter’s joint venture, KHDS, is reaching the end of its six-year development phase for the Surion. The Korean Utility Helicopter (KUH)..




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Aviation Today :: Categories :: Maintenance

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Aviation Today :: Air Traffic Control

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Aviation Today :: Business & General Aviation

October 31, 2011 Air Safety WeekDATE AIRCRAFT NAME NARRATIVE DEATH/INJURY REMARKS October 16, 2011 Guthrie, OK Piper PA-28-140 N6085W Around 1538 CDT, a/c collided w/power lines and impacted a storage shed in a residential area. 2011 AvionicsGarmin received EASA validation of the U.S. Supplemental Type Certificate for the installation of its Electronic Stability and Protection and Iridium datalink in G1000-equipped King Air 200 and B200 models.


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Aviation Today :: Military

2011 Aviation TodayNearly 30 aviation organizations sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday to protest new departure and passenger taxes proposed under the President’s debt-reduction plan. 2011 Rotor & WingThe Australian Army’s 100th pilot has completed the helicopter qualification course from Army Aviation Training and Training Support.