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Leonardo: Intermountain Healthcare adds another AW109 GrandNew for EMS operations in U.S.

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November 10, 2019 • Helicopter, Manufacturer

Sixth AW109 GrandNew to join Intermountain Healthcare’s expanding fleet Intermountain Healthcare’s Life Flight air ambulance program is the only civilian-operated air ambulance service in the U.S. to operate an FAA-approved external load hoist rescue operation  Over 390 AW109 Grand/GrandNews sold in more than 40 countries to over 240 customers  Leonardo announced at the Air Medical… Read More ›

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Safran’s ENGINeUS™ electric motors will fly on the VoltAero Cassio 1 hybrid-electric testbed aircraft

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NBAA-BACE Conference & Exhibition, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA – October 23, 2019 Safran Electrical & Power’s ENGINeUS™ smart electric motors will begin flying in November 2019 on the testbed for VoltAero’s Cassio hybrid-electric general aviation aircraft. Two ENGINeUS™ 45 motor versions will be installed in forward-facing positions on the wings of VoltAero’s Cassio 1 testbed… Read More ›

Linkybird Network »

Scenic and Relaxing – McLaren Falls Park

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Originally posted on Travelling with Lyn:
Not far off the highway and only a short 10 minute drive from Taraunga is McLaren Falls Park which is 190 hectares of parkland set alongside Lake McLaren. We drove up early enough to enjoy coffee at the café before our bush walk however the café was closed when…

Aviation Organizations »

Passenger Demand Accelerates in June

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for June showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by 7.8% compared to June 2017. This was up from 6.0% year-over-year growth recorded in both May and April. June capacity (available seat kilometers or ASKs) increased by 6.5%, and… Read More ›

Air Transport and cargo »

ACJ and Sabena technics to co-operate in Self-Protection

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Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) and Sabena technics are to co-operate in proposing self-protection systems (SPSs) for Airbus corporate jets. Each SPS would combine an existing, state of the art, directional infra-red countermeasure (DIRCM) system with installation on an Airbus corporate jet. SPSs will initially be offered for the ACJ320 Family. An SP offers protection against… Read More ›

Manufacturer »

Leonardo: Intermountain Healthcare adds another AW109 GrandNew for EMS operations in U.S.

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Sixth AW109 GrandNew to join Intermountain Healthcare’s expanding fleet Intermountain Healthcare’s Life Flight air ambulance program is the only civilian-operated air ambulance service in the U.S. to operate an FAA-approved external load hoist rescue operation  Over 390 AW109 Grand/GrandNews sold in more than 40 countries to over 240 customers  Leonardo announced at the Air Medical… Read More ›

Aerospace »

ANA HOLDINGS and JAXA Partner to Create a New Space Industry Centered Around Real-World Avatars

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ANA HOLDINGS INC. (hereinafter ANA HD) and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) are proud to announce the launch of “AVATAR X,” a multi-phased program to revolutionize space exploration and development using real-world Avatars(*1). AVATAR X aims to capitalize on the growing space-based economy by accelerating development of real-world Avatars that will enable humans to remotely… Read More ›

Ideas »

European-wide research flights focus on greenhouse gas methane

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Effective monitoring of greenhouse gases is required to achieve ambitious targets for limiting greenhouse gas emissions. In addition, the sources and sinks of greenhouse gases must be understood as precisely as possible to produce reliable climate forecasts. From mid-May to mid-June 2018, a flight test campaign led by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für… Read More ›

Engines »

Rolls-Royce welcomes Delta TechOps into expanded service network as Trent 1000 work begins

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Rolls-Royce has welcomed Delta TechOps into its expanded service network as it begins work on its first Trent engine. Delta TechOps began operations as a Trent Authorised Maintenance Centre, with the induction of a Trent 1000 engine module. The 127,000 sq ft state-of-the-art facility will also carry out services on the Trent 7000 and Trent XWB…. Read More ›

business aviation »

Bombardier celebrates milestone delivery of 100th Challenger aircraft to NetJets

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  NetJets proudly takes delivery of another world-renowned Challenger 350 aircraft, welcoming 100th Challenger business jet 80 Challenger 350 and 20 Challenger 650 aircraft now in service with exceptional reliability and comfort The Challenger brand is synonymous with success as the best-selling business jet platform of the last decade With its stunning and sophisticated cabin, smooth ride and the lowest operating costs in its category,… Read More ›

Aviationpedia »

Widerøe

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Widerøe is the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, with a staff of 3,000 and a turnover of NOK 3.5 billion. The company carries around 2.8 million passengers annually and flies to 46 domestic and international destinations. Widerøe operates more than 450 flights every day and operates to more than twice as many airports in Norway… Read More ›

Technology »

Introducing Firefox Monitor, Helping People Take Control After a Data Breach

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Data breaches, when information like your username and password are stolen from a website you use, are an unfortunate part of life on the internet today. It can be hard to keep track of when your information has been stolen, so we’re going to help by launching Firefox Monitor, a free service that notifies people… Read More ›

Auto »

Mazda Announces Electrification and Connectivity Strategies for Cars That Invigorate Mind and Body

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Continues taking a human-centered approach to the joy of driving; contributing to the earth, society and people Mazda Motor Corporation announced electrification and connectivity strategies that build on the company’s human-centered development philosophy, aiming to further advance the joy of driving, provide both drivers and passengers with peace of mind through an enhanced sense of… Read More ›

Nautique »

Benetti Christens M/Y “Spectre”

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After “Quantum of Solace” and “Diamonds Are Forever”, “Spectre” is the third yacht launched by Benetti for talented New York businessman John Staluppi. M/Y “Spectre” is a 69-meter Full Custom Mega Yacht with a steel hull and an aluminium superstructure on five decks. The name pays tribute once again to James Bond, while the hull… Read More ›

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