The Twirly Birds notes the passing of longtime member, Mr. Osvil "Ozzie" York on March 25, 2013 in Tulsa, Oklahoma following a brief illness. Mr. York was 92 years old and had recently driven from his home in Oklahoma to attend the annual meeting of the Twirly Birds held during the HAI Heli-Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Ian Ludlow joins Bombardier Aerospace With 30 years Of Industry Experience To The Post Of General Manager
Bombardier Aerospace today strengthened its position as the maintenance and repair service provider of choice for its European customers with the appointment of industry veteran Ian Ludlow as General Manager of its Amsterdam Service Center. Mr. Ludlow brings with him 30 years of experience in commercial and business aircraft operations and maintenance, from numerous management and consulting roles within the United Kingdom and Europe.
A multi-tiered Alliance Program has been introduced by Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI) the company says is designed to meet the needs of its growing network of customers and business associates. The JSSI Alliance Program is a framework for working with Alliance Members to deliver greater value to customers, while expanding JSSI's reach and offerings to new and existing customers.
Regional Operation Will Shorten Response Times For Medical Emergencies
Reva Air Ambulance and Medical Flights has opened a new regional headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. The company was formed from a merger of Aero Jet International and Air Ambulance Professionals. They claim to be the largest dedicated fixed wing company in the Americas, making their Air Ambulance presence in Arizona even more critical to medical traumas around the world.
Alan Klapmeier's Icing Solution For The Kestrel Relies On Exciting Technology
One of the more intriguing announcement to come out of NBAA2012 was the Kestrel Aircraft Company revelation that Cox and Company, of Plainsville, NY, had been chosen to supply the Ice Protection System for the Kestrel aircraft currently under development. Kestrel Aircraft CEO and President, Alan Klapmeier, stated, “We are very pleased to add Cox, as one of Kestrel’s development partners. We believe the Electro-Mechanical Expulsion Deicing System (EMEDS) is a perfect fit for our aircraft’s mission profile. EMEDS allows effective ice removal while retaining a