AgustaWestland becomes part of Finmeccanica-Helicopters

AgustaWestland becomes part of Finmeccanica-Helicopters

Finmeccanica, the leading Italian Industrial group operating in the high-technology marketplace will become a single entity from January 2016. This “One Company” concept was launched by Mauro Moretti, CEO and general manager in June 2014. Finmeccanica will have a new

Read Full Article
Russian Helicopters receives type certification for Mi-38

Russian Helicopters receives type certification for Mi-38

Russian Helicopters has received type certification for the Mi-38 helicopter designed by the Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, a Russian Helicopters company. In 2016 the Mi-38 will enter production and be launched on the Russian market. The first fuselage for the

Read Full Article
NHV opens new Aberdeen base with H175s

NHV opens new Aberdeen base with H175s

NHV has opened a new base in Aberdeen and will operate two Airbus H175 helicopters reinforcing the fleet. Being present in Aberdeen is very important for NHV to enable the company to serve its existing and future customers in one

Read Full Article
Waypoint Leasing signs sale and leaseback with Omni Helicopters

Waypoint Leasing signs sale and leaseback with Omni Helicopters

Waypoint Leasing has signed a multi-aircraft purchase and leaseback agreement with Omni Helicopters International, a strategic partnership between Stirling Square Capital Partners and Omni Group. The aircraft are operating for Omni Taxi Aereo (OTA), Brazil’s largest helicopter service operator to

Read Full Article
Airbus Helicopters delivers final two H135s to JMDF

Airbus Helicopters delivers final two H135s to JMDF

Airbus Helicopters has successfully handed over the 14th and 15th H135 training helicopters to the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF). This marks the completion of 15 H135 deliveries over the last six years. Designated as TH-135 by JMSDF, the 13

Read Full Article
Robinson rolls out 700th R66 helicopter

Robinson rolls out 700th R66 helicopter

Robinson’s 700th R66 Turbine rolled off the production line on 18 December 2015, five years after the 5-place helicopter was FAA certificated. ALSO READ: Robinson upgrades police helicopter Serial Number 700 is an R66 Turbine Marine, which is an R66

Read Full Article
Starspeed pilots to get advanced automation training

Starspeed pilots to get advanced automation training

Starspeed has developed an advanced automation course for helicopter pilots. The course consists of advanced ground instruction followed by practical demonstration and training in the high fidelity FNPT II simulator based at Starspeed Training’s facility at Kemble Airfield. It has

Read Full Article
Russia certificates Airbus Helicopters H225

Russia certificates Airbus Helicopters H225

The Airbus Helicopters H225 has been certified by Russian Certification Authorities. It is the first time that a foreign heavy class helicopter has been certified in Russia. Emeric Lhomme, general manager of Airbus Helicopters Vostok said: “Successful certification of H225

Read Full Article
Erickson wins Greek contract extension

Erickson wins Greek contract extension

Erickson Incorporated has won a two-year service contract extension with the NSPA (NATO Support & Procurement Agency) and the Hellenic Fire Department (HFD) in Athens, Greece for aerial firefighting services. “We are privileged to support NATO and the Hellenic Fire

Read Full Article
Helicopter Investor Miami 2015 – Presentations

Helicopter Investor Miami 2015 – Presentations

View and download presentations from Helicopter Investor Miami 2015 by clicking on links below. 23 October 2015 Helicopter values and oil prices Keynote AIRBUS Helicopter: How can OEMs manage the cycle? Financing helicopter operators How to reduce risks in helicopter transactions Keynote Bell

Read Full Article

Newsletter sign-up

 

The latest video from Helicopter Investor

Follow us on Twitter