Ansat helicopter receives passenger certificate

Ansat helicopter receives passenger certificate

Russian Helicopters announces that the Ansat helicopter has received its passenger variant certificate from the Aviation Register of the Interstate Aviation Committee (AR IAC). The helicopter is built by the Kazan Helicopters division of Russian Helicopters. Deliveries of the new

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Metro Aviation delivers EC135 to State Police

Metro Aviation delivers EC135 to State Police

Metro Aviation has delivered the fourth EC135 to the Massachusetts State Police. ALSO READ: Metro Aviation completes milestone EC135 Lt. Robert Smith, Unit Commander, says: “Metro Aviation has integrated the FLIR, Aerocomputers, Helinet downlink and L-3 DVR to assist our crews

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Airbus Helicopters Canada delivers AS355 NP to Hydro One

Airbus Helicopters Canada delivers AS355 NP to Hydro One

Airbus Helicopters Canada has delivered an AS355 NP, the first twin engine helicopter from the AS350 family, to Hydro One. The helicopter will be based at Oro Station and used across Ontario to inspect power lines and maintenance of the

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Waypoint Leasing signs purchase leaseback with Lider Taxi Aereo

Waypoint Leasing signs purchase leaseback with Lider Taxi Aereo

Waypoint Leasing has closed its first leases with Brazil’s Lider Taxi Aereo. The initial transaction included the purchase and leaseback of two Sikorsky S-76 C++ helicopters. ALSO READ: Waypoint announces first lease with Bristow Ed Washecka, CEO of Waypoint says:

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NHV completes Blueway acquisition

NHV completes Blueway acquisition

NHV Group has completed the acquisition of Norway’s Blueway. The new group becomes one of Europe’s largest helicopter operators. The group is also the first operator of the new Airbus Helicopters EC175. The EC175s were delivered on 11 December and

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Colin Harris joins Starspeed

Colin Harris joins Starspeed

Colin Harris has joined UK operator Starspeed’s operations team. Harris has 25 years experience with helicopters. He started his career in 1989 with Alan Mann Helicopters, Colin spent the first few years working on the ramp before moving into flight

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Airbus Helicopters delivers helicopters to Spanish police and road authority

Airbus Helicopters delivers helicopters to Spanish police and road authority

Airbus Helicopters has delivered an EC135 to the Spanish National Police Force and the first AS355 NP for the Spanish Road Transport Authority (DGT). These deliveries are the first AS355 NP and first EC135 of a seven helicopter contract signed

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Waypoint Leasing closes helicopter acquisition from First Reserve

Waypoint Leasing closes helicopter acquisition from First Reserve

Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited has announced that it has closed the acquisition of 31 helicopters from First Reserve. The portfolio includes 18 AgustaWestland AW139s, 11 Sikorsky S-92s and two Sikorsky S-76C++ helicopters. All aircraft are subject to long-term lease agreements

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Titan Helicopter Group gets first S-76D via Milestone Aviation

Titan Helicopter Group gets first S-76D via Milestone Aviation

Sikorsky has delivered the first S-76D that will operate in Africa to the Titan Helicopter Group (THG). Milestone Aviation Group will lease the S-76D to Titan. Milestone has 86 Sikorsky aircraft in its fleet with 55 S-92 helicopters and 31

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ExecuJet launches helicopter services in Cape Town

ExecuJet launches helicopter services in Cape Town

ExecuJet Aviation Group is launching helicopter charter services at the company’s fixed base operation (FBO) at Cape Town International Airport, in partnership with Acher Aviation. ExecuJet will operate a six-passenger Bell 407 helicopter from Acher Aviation. ALSO READ: Execujet Africa

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