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Entries for September 2013

Bell Helicopter Continues to Drive Safety Message with  Third Safety Symposium in Moscow, Russia

FORT WORTH, TX (September 30, 2013) - Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced today it will hold a regional safety symposium for rotorcraft pilots and technicians from across Russia on Thursday, October 3 at the Marriott Moscow Grand.

The third symposium of its type offered by Bell Helicopter this year, the safety symposium educates maintainers and operators on common safety practices and applications, emphasizing key aspects of pilot and maintenance safety. The effort is tied, in part, to Bell Helicopter’s participation in the International Helicopter Safety Team’s mission to achieve an 80 percent reduction in the rate of international civil helicopter accidents by 2016.  

Eight Major Players in the Helicopter Industry Will Support  the 2014 IHST Safety Symposium as Platinum Sponsors

The International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST) will welcome eight major helicopter industry organizations as Platinum Sponsors for its seventh worldwide helicopter symposium.  The event for safety professionals takes place Feb. 27-28, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif., and will immediately follow the close of Heli-Expo 2014.  Platinum sponsors will be Bell Helicopter, The Boeing Company, Bristow Group, Eurocopter, the Helicopter Association International, Robinson Helicopter Company, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., and Turbomeca.

Written by defenceWeb, Monday, 30 September 2013
From defenceWeb
The Group released their annual world rotorcraft overview last week in London, covering all turbine-powered machines, including helicopters and tilt rotors. The numbers cover all models built in Western Producer countries, including remanufactured  ...
From Gizmodo
This might seem trivial as helicopters can hover and land on a dime, but larger choppers ideally need a fairly large and clear area as they approach and eventually come in for landing. So Little Bird's software and optics are constantly on the hunt for ...
From Forbes
Meanwhile the V-22 tiltrotor (built in partnership with Textron's Bell unit) is ramping down too, along with all US military rotorcraft, including Boeing's CH-47 transport. Only the AH-64 attack helicopter looks secure for the long run. Boeing Military ...
6 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week
From Entrepreneur
Part of its Innovation Tour, the entrepreneurial challenge is looking to pair treps in specialized aerospace and rotorcraft with the leading manufacturing group to create opportunities in new markets. (Centennial, Colo., October 1). 5. Get creative in ...
Helicopter business flying high
The Age
From The Age
Helicopters nearly crashed Jan and Mike Becker's business dreams forever, but since returning from the brink of collapse, they have only soared higher. The Queensland couple launched their helicopter pilot academy, Becker Helicopter Services, 18 years  ...
From San Gabriel Valley Tribune
A Los Angeles County Fire Department water dropping helicopter pulls out of a canyon after making a night water drop to battle the Madre Fire northwest of Highway 38 in Azusa on Monday September 23, 2013. KEITH DURFLINGER ??? SAN GABRIEL  ...
Two relief helicopters attacked; Balochistan quake toll rises to 359
From DAWN.com
In the second assault in as many days, the militants attacked the helicopter at a time when Chief Minister Balochistan Dr Malik Baloch, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan were on a visit to Awaran, the ...
From Pasadena Star-News
A Los Angeles County Fire Department water dropping helicopter pulls out of a canyon after making a night water drop to battle the Madre Fire northwest of Highway 38 in Azusa on Monday September 23, 2013. KEITH DURFLINGER ??? SAN GABRIEL  ...
Guidance Aviation Donates $14,000 to Establish Helicopter Pilot Scholarship In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Baton Rouge, LA., September 27, 2013 - Guidance Aviation has established a helicopter pilot scholarship with a $14,000 donation to the Baton Rouge College Foundation. The scholarship is designed to help students determine if they are on the right career path, prior to committing to the Helicopter Pilot Operations degree at Baton Rouge Community College. Deadline for this scholarship application is October 15, 2013.

From Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
Consisting of an integrated cockpit, cabin and tail cone, the composite fuselage arrived September 20 at Sikorsky's Development Flight Center in West Palm Beach, Fla., where the company will complete a light tactical rotorcraft designed to outmatch  ...
Northeast Queens residents sick of helicopter noise
New York Daily News
From New York Daily News
The skies above northeast Queens have become deafening as helicopters comply with new routes designed to decrease the ear-splitting noise ??? for residents of Long Island. Local leaders are calling on city and federal agencies to give residents a bit of  ...
From Saudi Gazette
However in August, Boeing's Senior Manager, International Business Development (Mobility Rotorcraft), Steve Barlage was quoted as saying that Libya was thinking of buying six CH-47D and 16 CH-47F, an upgraded version of the CH-47D . Before the  ...
Two Robinson R66s Fly Around the World

Torrance, CA — On September 15th, a pair of Robinson R66 Turbine helicopters landed at the Bunkovo Heliport, just outside of Moscow, marking the end of a six-week, Around-the-World Expedition. The historical flight was a first for the R66 and for Russia.

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