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Waypoint leases three AW169s to Taiwan

Waypoint leases three AW169s to Taiwan

Waypoint Leasing has delivered three new AW169s on lease to Taiwanese operator Emerald Pacific Airlines. This delivery represents the first time that Waypoint has delivered an aircraft to Taiwan and the lessor’s third, fourth and fifth AW169 deliveries globally. The

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Two new orders for Leonardo at Farnborough

Two new orders for Leonardo at Farnborough

Leonardo announced two orders at this year’s Farnborough Air Show, signing contracts for one AW109 with a mining firm and an AW169 with an emergency medical service. Leonardo and its official UK distributor Sloane Helicopters signed a contract with Irish

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Textron and Subaru collaborate on 412EPX

Textron and Subaru collaborate on 412EPX

Textron and Subaru are collaborating to bring an enhanced variant of the Bell 412EPI to the market, named the 412 EPX. Subaru was awarded the contract to create the enhanced Bell 412 as part of Bell’s Japan UH-X programme. The

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JCG signs up to Airbus HCare Smart service

JCG signs up to Airbus HCare Smart service

The Japan Coastguard (JCG) has signed up for Airbus’s HCare Smart management service to support its H225 fleet. The contract will cover comprehensive maintenance support and supply parts for the operator’s eventual fleet of 10 H225s. The Coast Guard ordered

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Airbus secures deal with Ukraine for 55 helicopters

Airbus secures deal with Ukraine for 55 helicopters

Airbus Helicopters has announced the biggest helicopter order at Farnborough so far, 55-helicopters for the Ukrainian Ministry of Interior. The helicopters will be used for emergency medical service (EMS) missions across the country. The order comprises 21 repurposed H225s, ten

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Aramco to lease up to 21 AW139s from Milestone

Aramco to lease up to 21 AW139s from Milestone

Saudi Arabian energy firm Aramco has signed a renewal contract with helicopter lessor Milestone Aviation and Leonardo Helicopters for up to 21 AW139s. The GECAS-owned helicopter lessor and Leonardo were selected by Aramco Overseas Company to renew its helicopter fleet.

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Rostek places seven helicopters with GTLK

Rostek places seven helicopters with GTLK

Russia’s sole helicopter manufacturer Rostek Russian Helicopters has placed seven new medical aircraft with the state-owned lessor GTLK. Rostek delivered the five Mi-8AMTs and two Ansat helicopters to the lessor on an undisclosed date this year. The EMS-outfitted aircraft are

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LCI delivers third AW169 to Elitaliana

LCI delivers third AW169 to Elitaliana

Less than a week after delivering an AW139 to China’s Shanghai Kingwing Aviation, Lease Corporation International has delivered a Leonardo AW169 to Italian operator Elitaliana. This is the third and final AW169 delivery of a three aircraft order, with LCI

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NHV awarded offshore contract by Siemens Gamesa

NHV awarded offshore contract by Siemens Gamesa

Aberdeen – July10th, 2018 – The NHV Group today announced a new contract with Siemens Gamesa to provide helicopter services in support of the construction of the Beatrice Offshore Wind farm. The operations are expected to start mid-summer until spring

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Kopter Group announces the formation of Kopter North America

Kopter Group announces the formation of Kopter North America

Mollis, 9 July 2018 – Kopter Group AG is pleased to announce that it has formed a fully owned subsidiary in the US: Kopter North America LLC. The establishment of this subsidiary is a key first step for Kopter in

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