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In addition to order announcements, the annual convention featured
The VRT500 is intended to compete with the Bell 505 and Robinson R66.
The combination of a bubble door and lower viewing aperture with transparent fuselage window can increase field of view by a factor of 10.
The show, which is free and open to the public, will include some 20 helicopters on static display.
At the recent MAKS show, talks advanced on the supply of a lightweight helicopter, and general assistance to the Islamic Republic.
A study released earlier this year found that Medicare covered just 59 percent of the typical cost of air medical transport.
Sweet Helicopters provides private helicopter charters and aerial production services.
ADS-B OUT avionics will be required for all aircraft, including helicopters, flying in controlled U.S. airspace on Jan. 1, 2020.
The new helicopters will be configured for energy transport missions and will serve CHC customers in the North Sea and Australia.
The manufacturer will build and test three upgraded CH-47F helicopters under the engineering and manufacturing development contract.