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Canada Certifies Increased Gross Weight for S-92 Helicopters

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), announced today Canadian certification for the expanded gross weight capability option for new S-92® helicopters.   The option increases the maximum take-off weight from 26,500 to 27,700 pounds, allowing operators to carry an additional 1,200 pounds of payload. This capability was first certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration… Read More ›

AIAA Foundation Daedalus 88 Scholarship To Promote Student Projects and Commemorate Historic Flight

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) today announces that President-Elect John Langford has made a generous donation of $250,000 to fund an annual $10,000 AIAA Foundation Daedalus 88 Undergraduate Scholarship. “John has set a high standard for others to follow in our community,” said Dan Dumbacher, AIAA executive director and AIAA Foundation president…. Read More ›

CF34 engine leads the way in regional aviation

Engine fleet hits 7,000 deliveries in 2016 Each day, more than 750,000 passengers fly on a CF34-powered regional jet to a destination somewhere in the world. The CF34 engine, which helped spark the regional jet revolution in 1992, will mark its 7,000th delivery this year and continues to be the leading engine of choice on… Read More ›

Pilatus: 2017 Tradeshows & Events

Whether at air shows, conferences, seminars or air travel exhibitions, there are many opportunities to meet up with Pilatus: please see below for a list of events at which we will be present in 2016. Come and talk to us in person, and take a really close-up look at our aircraft. The list is updated… Read More ›

BELL 505 JET RANGER X UNVEILED IN POLAND.

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, in collaboration with JB Investments, last week introduced for the first time in Poland, the new multi mission Bell 505 Jet Ranger X™ aircraft mockup at the XXIII MSPO International Defense Industry Exhibition in Warsaw. A reception was held at JB Investments’ private airbase near Warsaw to… Read More ›

American Airlines – new plane smell.

 

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