AMC Competition Postponed

Given the continued concerns surrounding COVID-19 and the notice that MRO Americas is being postponed until at least late August/early September, the Aerospace Maintenance Competition has also been postponed. “While we anticipate the event will take place the week of Aug. 30, 2020, exact dates are not yet confirmed. We have posted tentative dates on…

TACG to Offer Human Factors Courses Online

TACG is offerinng online Human Factors courses and Webinars. The online courses and webinars are taught by a live instructor, in real-time. “We do not use pre-recorded, recycled courses or CBT ‘click training,’” the company says. For more information please visit www.tacgworldwide.com/Online-Training

Bally Ribbon Mills Provides Fully Berry-Compliant Polyester Webbing for Seat Belts, Retractors and Tie-Down Applications

Offering low minimum runs and customized designs to meet performance properties, Bally Ribbon Mills, a manufacturer of specialized engineered woven fabrics, announced it has expanded capabilities for producing polyester webbing that is fully compliant with the Berry Amendment. This standard requires the Department of Defense to give preference to domestically produced fabrics and clothing. Webbing…

StandardAero and Thales Announce Launch Customer for Autopilot System for the H125/AS350

StandardAero and Thales announced WeatherTech as the launch customer for their advanced 4-axis Compact Autopilot System for the Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350 platform. Derived from certified transport category solutions, the lightweight Compact Autopilot brings advanced 4-axis capability, performance and enhanced safety to the light helicopter market, while eliminating the need for a traditional dedicated flight control…

Safran Signs By-the-Hour Support Contract with Transportes Aéreos Pegaso

Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a Support-By-Hour (SBH) contract with Transportes Aéreos Pegaso, covering the Mexican operator’s H145, EC145 and BK117. This contract formalizes a five- year maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) agreement supporting a total of over 30 Arriel 1 and 2 engines. “With this contract, we will benefit from the best engine support…

Genesys Aerosystems Offers New Line of Digital Radios

Genesys Aerosystems announced a new product line, the Genesys Digital Radio (GDR). The Genesys Digital Radio is a family of remote-mounted, software-definable radios. They feature combined VOR/localizer/glideslope navigation, marker beacon, and VHF communication with a frequency range of 118-136 MHz or 118-156 MHz, and 25 or 8.33 kHz channelization with transmit power of 16 or…

Unique Surveillance Aircraft Makes First Appearance at Heli-Expo

Seeker Aircraft, Inc. will make its first appearance at the Helicopter Association International’s annual Heli-Expo during 28-30 January in Anaheim, California. Seeker Aircraft, the manufacturer of the SB7L-360 “Seeker” light surveillance aircraft will be putting one of its Seekers on display in the Anaheim Convention Center. Ed Lundeen, Seeker Aircraft’s president, shared his objectives for…