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Luxaviation partners with Heliflite

Luxaviation partners with Heliflite

Luxaviation has partnered with American operator Heliflite to expand its US Helicopter services and fleet into the US. This is the first international partnership for Luxaviation’s helicopter division and will it to expand its charter flights to and from New

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Helicopter Services Malta Limited is launched at EBACE 2018

Helicopter Services Malta Limited is launched at EBACE 2018

Geneva, 28th May 2018 – A full-service helicopter management solution for both helicopter and superyacht owners covering the Mediterranean and beyond is being launched at this year’s EBACE, Helicopter Services Malta Limited (HSML). For the first time, all of the

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Kopter announces Garmin G3000H for baseline of SH09 helicopter

Kopter announces Garmin G3000H for baseline of SH09 helicopter

Mollis, May 24th, 2018 – Kopter Group AG is proud to announce that the newly launched Garmin G3000H will be integrated into the SH09 single turbine helicopter from first deliveries. To benefit operators and owners alike, the G3000H will even

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Cormorant completes autonomous MedeVac demo flight

Cormorant completes autonomous MedeVac demo flight

UrbanAero’s prototype Vtol has completed a fully autonomous flight demonstration in Yavne, Israel The ‘Cormorant’ Vtol prototype took on cargo an Megiddo airfield in Galilee and then performed a pre-planned flight to a delivery point where the cargo was offloaded.

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Airbus Aerial looking beyond line of site

Airbus Aerial looking beyond line of site

Airbus’s drone-services subsidiary Airbus Aerial will be working with the FAA to develop ‘beyond visible line of sight’ technologies. The FAA’s unmanned aircraft integration program (IPP), spread over three years, has been developed by the FAA to advance drone regulation

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Air Zermatt takes delivery of one Bell 429

Air Zermatt takes delivery of one Bell 429

Swiss helicopter rescue service Air Zermatt has taken delivery of one new Bell 429 aircraft — coinciding with the company’s 50-year anniversary. The company operates rescue missions in the Swiss Alps with a fleet of two Bell 429s, Two H135s,

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Med-Trans opens new AeroCare VIII helicopter base in Plainview, Texas

Med-Trans opens new AeroCare VIII helicopter base in Plainview, Texas

Denton, Texas, May 21, 2018 – Leading air medical transport company Med-Trans Corporation has opened a new AeroCare medical helicopter base in Plainview, Texas, joining a ground ambulance already operating there. A medically-equipped Bell 407 helicopter is now available at

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Shattock leaves Babcock, joins bmi airways

Shattock leaves Babcock, joins bmi airways

Tim Shattock is putting the world of rotary aviation behind him, leaving global helicopter operator Babcock to assume the role of managing director at the Heathrow-based airline bmi. Mr Shattock left the Cheltenham helicopter company after serving as managing director

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Flight on Mars

Flight on Mars

NASA will be sending an unmanned helicopter to Mars on the next Mars Rover mission in 2020. A small autonomous rotorcraft will be travelling 54.6 million kilometres to the red planet along with the Mars Rover, marking the first time

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Helicopter shipments up for Q1

Helicopter shipments up for Q1

Helicopter shipments are back up for the first quarter of 2018 after last year’s deliveries slump. The number of helicopters sent for delivery so far this year is the highest since 2014, reaching 219 total shipments. This is a 17.1%

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