09/03/2017THALES AND SES SELECT HUGHES FOR CONNECTIVITY NETWORK

Thales, SES S.A. and Hughes Network Systems (HUGHES) announced a set of strategic agreements to enhance the delivery of FlytLIVETM – Thales' connected inflight experience solution, offering the most advanced and efficient aeronautical connectivity solution available in the Americas.

09/03/2017DAHER SALUTES EUROPE'S APPROVAL OF SINGLE TURBOPROP CAT-IFR

The European Union’s approval of Commercial Air Transport operations for single-engine turboprop aircraft in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC) and at night has been welcomed by Daher, whose TBM very fast turboprop family is increasingly utilized worldwide on such flights.

08/03/2017BELL HELICOPTER AND SAFRAN CELEBRATES FIRST DELIVERY OF THE BELL 505 JET RANGER X

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company and Safran (Euronext Paris : SAF), celebrate today the first delivery of the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. The aircraft was delivered to private operator Scott Urschel, who is based in Chandler, Arizona, and owner of Pylon Aviation.

08/03/2017OLDEST CHALLENGER 604 GETS FANS INSTALLATION AT JET AVIATION ST. LOUIS

Jet Aviation has equipped the oldest Challenger 604 with the up-to-date Future Aircraft Navigation System (FANS). The installation was performed at its facility in St. Louis.

08/03/2017HELI-ONE FIRST ROTORCRAFT COMPANY TO BECOME UNIVERSAL AVIONICS TOP DEALER

For the first time in Universal Avionics’ history, a rotorcraft company has been awarded the distinction of International Top Dealer. Heli-One Norway achieved this honor for 2016; a significant accomplishment that marks a growing position in the helicopter market for Universal Avionics products.

08/03/2017BELL HELICOPTER ANNOUNCES HAI HELI-EXPO 2017 DAY 1 HIGHLIGHTS

Day one of HAI Heli-Expo 2017 was full of surprise reveals, enthusiastic booth visitors and customer delivery events and signings for Bell Helicopter.

08/03/2017BELL HELICOPTER AND DART AEROSPACE PARTNER FOR BELL 505 EMERGENCY FLOTATION SYSTEM

DART Aerospace has announced its partnership with Bell Helicopter on the design and development of an emergency flotation system (EFS) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter.

07/03/2017FLIGHT TEST COMPLETE FOR NEW TRANSITION TO HOVER FEATURE IN THE AS332

Successful integration and testing of the new Transition to Hover feature has now been completed in the AS332L/L1 Super Puma helicopter. As part of a new software change for the Universal Avionics Flight Management System (FMS), Transition to Hover is a must-have feature for any AS332L/L1 crew

07/03/2017KEY MILESTONE ACHIEVED WITH TSO SUBMITTAL FOR UNIVERSAL AVIONICS INSIGHT®

Universal Avionics announces that the engineering of the InSight display system is now fulfilled, and that the company is working toward completion of the STC and TSO package in preparation for TIA. Upon approval, InSight will provide operators with a new modern, integrated flight deck solution.

07/03/2017StandardAero CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF ROLL-ROYCE M250 HELICOPTER ENGINE SUPPORT

The annual Helicopter Association International (HAI) Heli-Expo 2017 marks the 50th year that StandardAero has offered Roll-Royce M250 helicopter engine services to the industry.  The company was first contracted in 1967