All-Glass Panel Optimized For The Rotorcraft Market, Garmin
The FAA has granted an STC for the Garmin's G500H, an all-glass
avionics system designed specifically for the VFR Part 27
helicopter market. The STC is for the Bell 206-series and Bell 407
helicopters, Garmin announced Thursday.
EMS Aviation Is All About 'High-Level' Communication
EMS Aviation is a new division of EMS Technologies, Inc. and a
leading supplier of airborne connectivity and cabin infrastructure
equipment for a broad range of fixed and rotary wing commercial and
military aircraft. The division enables reliable satellite-based
airborne Internet connectivity and in-flight entertainment,
messaging and tracking, rugged data storage and management, and
data record and replay.
Three People Were Fatally Injured When Air Taxi Aircraft Went
The NTSB has released its probable cause report for an accident
involving an air taxi helicopter in Avalon, CA two years ago. The
Safety Board says the probable cause of the accident was loss of
engine power during approach for landing due to a fatigue fracture
of a power turbine blade.