Four Helos Ordered To Develop Commercial Helicopter Market In
Eurocopter Southeast Asia (ESEA) said late last week it has
signed its first contract with Vinacopter for the purchase of four
aircraft. Eurocopter calls this sale a vote of confidence for its
products in a rapidly developing market.
Airline Will Add Two P.180 Avanti II's With An Option For A
Just as the Singapore Air Show was wrapping up, Susi Air and
Piaggio Aero Industries announced an agreement for two additional
P.180 Avanti II delivered to Indonesia. Susi Air ordered two
P.180 Avanti II and signed an agreement for 1 further option.
Wagstaff Explains the Importance of Sponsorship for the Air Show Industry
At the 2009 International Council of Air Shows Convention, ICAS President John Cudahy expressed optimism going into 2010. Despite the struggling economy, air show attendance increased throughout the 2009 season. Yet as the industry shows signs of thriving, performer sponsorship remains a vital aspect to the continuation of the air show community. Patty Wagstaff sat down with Aero-TV to explain the criticality of sponsorship and the difficulties many performers face within the industry.
New CEO Says Focus Has Been Military, But Civilian Business
Will Not Be Ignored
The new CEO of Bell Helicopter says while military helicopters
and the V-22 Osprey have helped Bell Helicopter ride out the
recession, he will not ignore the civilian side of the business,
which has been hard-hit by the economic downturn.