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Entries for April 2011

UN, French renew helicopter strikes in Ivory Coast
From ABC Online
ELEANOR HALL: To Ivory Coast now where UN and French helicopters again targeted forces loyal to the incumbent leader, Laurent Gbagbo. Mr Gbagbo has refused to step down since losing last November's election and reignited a civil war that's has killed ...
From San Diego Union Tribune
A helicopter pilot working on the Sunrise Powerlink now under construction in East County violated a ???no-fly??? zone last month designed to protect nesting areas for golden eagles. The pilot entered the restricted area three times on the ...
From Forbes (blog)
The Army needs a better way for its low-flying rotorcraft to cope with such missiles, which are growing more agile and precise even as they become available around the world to any malcontent with enough money. With $40000 and the right connections, ...
From StarNewsOnline.com
Remaining monies will help replace the helicopter program's night vision goggle system. Because the helicopters fly primarily at night, upgrading the night vision system will give pilots a better view of the ground and accelerate the speed at which ...
From NDTV.com
... its senior leaders Sushma Swaraj and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi were prevented from using their helicopters. "Modi's helicopter was to fly from Bangalore to Calicut but was not allowed to take-off for five and a half hours. ...
From Patch.com
Eureka-Wildwood Patch readers reported several police dogs and helicopters were used to search the neighborhood. Sgt. Matt Pleviak, of the St. Louis County Police Department-Wildwood precinct, confirmed that a police helicopter was used to locate the ...
Frasca Exhibits at LAAD

 Frasca International, Inc. Urbana, IL, will be exhibiting at the Latin American Aerospace and Defense Show (LAAD) April 12-15, RioCentro, Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Frasca will have a booth in the training pavilion (N84).

Addressing the Army’s Aviation Needs at Redstone Arsenal

 New York, NY – April 7, 2011 – Army Aviation leaders continue to strive to provide the safest and most effective fleet for the Warfighter. Faced with challenges such as meeting the “high and hot” demand of austere environments and providing advanced SA to the cockpit, Army Aviation leader’s are coming together to discuss cutting-edge solutions to the biggest challenges facing Army aviation today.

Sandel Adds WireWatch™ Wire-Strike Protection Feature to HeliTAWS™

 Vista, CA, (March 5, 2011)—Sandel Avionics has introduced a revolutionary adaptive wire-strike avoidance feature called WireWatch, which will be implemented through the company’s advanced ST3400H HeliTAWS terrain avoidance system. Comprising a detailed database and a proactive alerting capability, WireWatch further enhances the operational safety that the TSO’d HeliTAWS brings to the cockpit by helping helicopter pilots avoid transmission lines and other such hard-to-see hazards


February 2, 2011  Advantage Aviation Technologies (AAT) of Cleburne Texas just announced a new innovative repair that will save American Eurocopter operators and repair facilities thousands of dollars on what once was a needless expense.  Up till now if an Oil or Hydraulic Tanks sight glass became broken, the entire tank was scraped.  Not anymore!

Steven Weinert receives FAA DAR-T Certification as Uniflight DOM

 4 April, 2011 - Grand Prairie, Texas, Uniflight Northeast has announced the company’s Director of Maintenance, Mr. Steve Weinert has recently received the FAA Designated Airworthiness Representative – Technical (DART) classification as a further enhancement to the company’s already extensive capability.  The additional qualification will allow Uniflight to perform additional inspections and airworthiness functions as part of the company’s expanding capability offered to its customers around the world.  With the new DART capability comes the ability to issue original, recurrent, standard and special airworthiness certificates for U.S. and non U.S. manufactured aircraft as well as restricted and experimental category aircraft.  Weinert will also have the capability to issue special flight permits for U.S. registered aircraft.

From Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Other defense contractors may consider spinning off ???their armament division or rotorcraft business and still retain a core??? as Northrop has, Berteau said. The Pentagon may not stop such divestitures because it hasn't yet analyzed the effect of ...
French, UN helicopters attack Ivory Coast presidential palace
The Guardian
From DailyIndia.com
Abidjan, Apr 11: French and United Nations helicopter gunships fired rockets at the Ivory Coast's presidential palace on Sunday, to dislodge a despot hiding in a basement tunnel. According to UN spokesman Hamadoun Toure, the air strikes were targeting ...
From Deutsche Welle
Researchers from the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) and NASA are collaborating on a project which paves the way to silence the din so synonymous with helicopters. There's something endearing about calling a helicopter a chopper, but less endearing by ...
Heli pilot undergoes surgery latest!
From The Borneo Post
Sibu OCPD, ACP Shafie Ismail said the helicopter which had just arrived from Bintangor, Sarikei, was one of the three helicopters carrying Muhyiddin's delegation which was on a visit here. He said that as soon as all the passengers had disembarked, ...
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