Tag: Helicopter

Phenix Jet Cayman adds Airbus H175 Helicopter for European charter clients

Phenix Jet Cayman (Hong Kong), a distinguished provider of business aviation services, has announced a significant expansion of its service capabilities with the addition of helicopter operations. The company has added the Airbus H175 12-seat Executive Configuration helicopter to its charter fleet,...

FlightAware announces expanded tracking platform for helicopters

FlightAware announced today the release of Global for Helicopters, a new flight tracking platform for helicopter or mixed fleet business aviation managers. FlightAware is a division of Collins Aerospace, an RTX business. More than 15,000 business aviation customers worldwide are currently supp...

Commercial Helicopter Market is Expected to Reach a Worth of US$ 11.5 Bn by the end of 2032

The global commercial helicopter market is expected to reach a valuation of US$ 11.5 Bn by 2032, with the market expanding at a positive CAGR of 6.4% from 2022 to 2032. Valued at US$ 5.9 Bn in 2021, the target market is expected to reach an estimated US$ 6.2 Bn in 2022. The elevated need for c...

Airbus Helicopters sees growing demand for H160s in North America

Airbus Helicopters continues to experience a growing demand for H160 helicopters, with more than a dozen H160s already ordered by North American customers to date to fulfill a range of missions. Featuring the latest technology and a breakthrough design, the ACH160 recently made an impression on c...

The Helicopter Company signs HCare In-Service contract for fleet of six ACH160 helicopters

The Helicopter Company (THC), established by the Public Investment Fund (PIF) as the first helicopter services provider licensed to operate commercial flights in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has signed an HCare In-Service contract to cover its future fleet of six ACH160 helicopters. When delivere...

First helicopter flight powered solely by sustainable aviation fuel

An Airbus H225 has performed the first ever helicopter flight with 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) powering both Safran’s Makila 2 engines. This flight, which follows the flight of an H225 with one SAF-powered Makila 2 engine in November 2021, is part of the flight campaign aimed at unders...

WINGX expands into helicopter fleet tracking in partnership with Parapex Media

WINGX and Parapex Media are today officially launching a joint venture to provide their combined market intelligence on the global helicopter market. This venture combines the long-standing and deep expertise of Parapex, a leader in helicopter fleet ownership and deployment for over 20 years, and...

SaxonAir adds to business jet and helicopter charter fleet

SaxonAir, the Norwich and London-based air charter operator, has ushered in 2022 welcoming four light business jets - two new on the UK G-register and a permanent London Biggin Hill Airport base, supported by Sovereign Business Jets, complementing offices at London Stansted.  In December it or...

Korean Air partners with Boeing to enhance military helicopter maintenance capabilities

Korean Air has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Boeing regarding a technical cooperation to enhance maintenance capabilities for the Republic of Korea military’s vertical lift aircraft.  Through the agreement, Korean Air and Boeing will cooperate in the maintenance, repair ...

London Heli Shuttle readies for reopening of transatlantic market

Following the easing of quarantine rules for visitors from the EU and US, London Biggin Hill Airport’s Heli Shuttle service is preparing for a sharp increase in demand over the next few months.   Operated by Castle Air, the service offers the airport’s customers the quickest route ...

LCI launches helicopter co-investment vehicle with LCM Partners

LCI has expanded its aviation leasing, investment and management platform with the formation of a new helicopter co-investment vehicle with LCM Partners. The vehicle has been launched with the initial acquisition of two Leonardo AW109SP helicopters used for emergency medical services.  These...

Kaman K-1200 K-MAX Helicopter Achieves Brazil Type Certification

Kaman Air Vehicles, a division of Kaman Corporation, has announced that the Agencia Nacional de Aviação Civil (ANAC) in Brazil has issued the Type Certificate for the Kaman K-1200 K-MAX helicopter. Kaman has been marketing the K-MAX helicopter to various Brazilian operators, power line, oil and...

Abaco Announces Significant Win from Major European Technology Company

Abaco Systems has announced that it has won orders from a major European technology company that will see Abaco's range of innovative hardware platforms deployed at the heart of a new helicopter cabin computer. The initial order is valued at $350,000. Total lifetime value to Abaco of the win is ...

FlightSafety selected to provide TH-73A Aircrew Training Services

FlightSafety International has been awarded a contract to provide TH-73A Aircrew Training Services (ATS) in support of the Advanced Helicopter Training System. “FlightSafety is proud to support the efforts of The Naval Air Systems Command and Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division ...

Apollo Air supplier for Aviation Clean Air’s in-flight air purification

UK VIP helicopter charter company, Apollo Air Services has been announced as the UK supplier of US-based Aviation Clean Air’s ionizing airborne purification units. The new technology is proven to deactivate 99.4% of airborne virus including COVID-19, meaning passengers and crew can feel safe in t...

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