Bell Announces Collaboration Agreement for New Bell 429 Law Enforcement Demonstrator in Germany

Bell Textron announced a new collaboration agreement with Elektroniksystem-und Logistik-GmbH (ESG) to install their Mission Management System in a Bell 429 as a law enforcement demonstrator. This new demonstrator will be used to showcase the aircraft’s capabilities to the police and military markets in Europe and across the globe. “With the Bell 429 certified to…

FREE virtual Maintenance Safety Symposium “Troubleshooting Technology”

ATTENTION Aviation MECHANICS: Last chance to register for the FREE Virtual Maintenance Safety Symposium “Troubleshooting Technology” Where: Hosted on ZOOM When: Wednesday September 23  11:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern (US/Canada) Hosted LIVE from Airbus Helicopters Inc.’s Maintenance Training Center in Texas. The event is being organized by Pilot Landing LLC and sponsored by S.A.F.E. Structure…

Bell Presents the Turkish National Police with the Outstanding Operational Readiness Award

Bell Textron announced the Turkish National Police were presented an award for “Outstanding Operational Readiness.” The force operates 14 Bell 429s for its safety and security missions. The fleet’s operational readiness is above 95 percent. “It is an honor to award the Turkish National Police this plaque for outstanding operational readiness,” said Clay Bridges, regional…

Environmentally Responsible Emitting Devices Powered by Nano VpCI provide Multimetal Corrosion Protection

Cortec says it has a longstanding commitment to environmental responsibility which has resulted in its expanding portfolio of sustainable products. Cortec’s VpCI devices protect metals by conditioning enclosed environments with corrosion inhibiting vapor molecules. Molecules are attracted to and adsorb onto metallic surfaces resulting in the formation of nanofilms, very thin microscopic molecular layers of…

Greene Tweed Announces New, Ultra-Low-Temperature EPM 953 Elastomer for Phosphate Ester Hydraulic Systems

Greene Tweed, a maker of high-performance seals, thermoplastics, composites, and engineered components, announces the release of its new EPM 953 elastomer for phosphate ester hydraulic systems in aerospace applications. Developed for its ultra-low-temperature performance and compatibility with phosphate ester hydraulic fluids, EPM 953 outperforms existing EP elastomers and maintains an excellent seal at temperatures as…

FAA Giving Grants to Support Aviation Maintenance Careers

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced the Aviation Maintenance Technical Workforce Development Grant Program to increase interest and recruit students for careers in aviation maintenance. The goal is to provide grants to academia and the aviation community to help prepare a more inclusive talent pool of aviation maintenance technicians, to inspire and recruit the…

Summit Aviation Installs Garmin G500H TXi on MD 520

Summit Aviation has been awarded the Supplemental Type Certificate for the installation of Garmin’s G500H TXi Flight Display System on MDHI 500N series aircraft. The latest in electronic glass cockpit instrumentation, Garmin says the G500H TXi brings increased levels of reliability, adaptability and affordability to helicopter operations. Available in both portrait and landscape options, the…

OAS Helicopters Signs Up for Rusada’s ENVISION

OAS Helicopters, a Nigerian charter operator, has awarded Rusada a contract for the use and implementation of their MRO and flight operations software, ENVISION. Odengene Air Shuttle Services Limited (OAS) has operated in the region since 1992. Headquartered in Lagos and operating out of Port Harcourt, OAS recently acquired a new AW139 helicopter for use…

New 4-Channel EV-4 Expert Vibro from Delphin

CAS DataLoggers in partnership with Delphin Technology has introduced a new model of the Expert Vibro data acquisition system, a 4 channel EV-4. Designed for data acquisition and vibration analysis this system is especially suited for smaller applications that only require a few analog input channels. A key feature of the Expert Vibro family of…

Cortec’s EcoLine Cutting Fluid on Bearings

Bearings manufacturers who have experienced corrosion knows how critical proper protection is to avoid later delays and rejection. Oxidation can occur on smoothly polished bearings surfaces exposed to fluctuating humidity, temperatures and condensation during shipping and storage. Some bearings manufacturers may prefer to apply liquid rust preventatives even though papers and films are some of…