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March 5th, 2015

05/03/2015SATCOM DIRECT OFFERS CERTIFICATION TRAINING AND STUDY GUIDE FOR AEROIT

Satcom Direct created AeroIT, an information technology certification built to help aviation personnel expand their knowledge of airborne communications and IT networking. The self-study guide is now available for order and registration for instructor-led training is now open.

05/03/2015HELIOPS – NEW ONE DAY CONFERENCE SET FOR 4TH JUNE, 2015

The London Heliport, its external PR firm Emerald Media and BlueSky News are teaming up to host a one day dedicated helicopter operations conference in the UK capital on Thursday, 4th June. The event will be held at the Heliport’s neighbouring hotel, The Crowne Plaza at Battersea.

05/03/2015VECTOR AEROSPACE AND SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SHERIFF’S SIGN MRO AGREEMENT

Vector Aerospace Corporation (“Vector Aerospace”), a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (“MRO”) services, is pleased to announce that Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America (“HS-NA”) will provide the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department (“SBCSD”) with modification, repair and overhaul services for their Bell 212 helicopter, including installation of STC# SR01142LA, a new Pratt and Whitney PT6T-3DF Twin-Pac, and all required BHT Technical Bulletins, to provide increased OEI performance and limits.

05/03/2015ROLLS-ROYCE, COMPOSITE HELICOPTERS SIGN RR300 MOU

Rolls-Royce and Composite Helicopters International Ltd., an emerging New Zealand helicopter manufacturer, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to place the RR300 engine into Composite Helicopter’s new KC630 composite helicopter manufactured using their patented EvoStrength™ technology.

05/03/2015FIRST BELL 407GX SOLD TO ITALIAN CUSTOMER AT HELI-EXPO

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced the sale of a Bell 407GX to Italy-based, Elicompany.

05/03/2015DUNCAN AVIATION PROVIDES OFF-SITE AVIONICS LINE SERVICES

Duncan Aviation’s Battle Creek, Mich., avionics team recently rolled out an off-site avionics service that allows business aircraft operators in the Chicago area to schedule comprehensive avionics line service in their hangars and at their airports instead of at one of Duncan Aviation’s maintenance facilities.