News about McDonnell Douglas MD900 Explorer
Hong Kong Approved Donaldson IBF for MD900, 26-Feb-18 : Heli-Expo 2018 Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department validated Donaldson’ MD900/902 Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) Supplemental Type Certificate
Missouri CoxHealth to Add Second MD Explorer, 19-Apr-17 : Springfield, Missouri-based Cox Air Care will operate a second MD902 Explorer previously owned by the Dutch Police and the US Coast Guard. To be upgraded by MD Helicopters and delivered this year
MD902 Explorer with Standard Glass Cockpit, 06-Mar-17 : Heli-Expo 2017 MD Helicopters selects Genesys Aerosystems’ new-generation Integrated Display Units IDU-680 as standard aboard the MD902 Explorer from Q3 2017
Five MD902 Delivered To Hungarian Police, 14-Feb-17 : The Hungarian National Police received 5 former German Police MD902 Explorer helicopters to replace an aging Mi-2 fleet
Last MD902 Explorer Retired from UK Police, 25-Jan-17 : UK National Police Air Service (NPAS) retiring last MD902 Explorer. Six helicopters were received from the local police forces when NPAS formed back in 2013 and now replaced with EC135/145
London Air Ambulance Named Second Helicopter, 04-Apr-16 : London Air Ambulance MD902 Explorer helicopter registered G-EHMS was named ‘Rowan’ after a competition that formed part of their ‘Your London, Your Helicopter’ fundraising campaign
First Flight of MD902 with InSight Integrated Flight Deck, 03-Mar-16 : Heli-Expo 2016 MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) announces the successful first flight of the Universal Avionics InSight Integrated Flight Deck in the MD902 Explorer
MD902 Explorer with InSight Integrated Flight Deck, 01-Mar-16 : Heli-Expo 2016 Universal Avionics announces first flight of MD902 Explorer with the InSight Integrated Flight Deck at the MDHI’s Mesa, Arizona facility
UK CAA Approval for White Phosphor Goggles on MD902, 16-Nov-15 : ASU of Idaho, USA and UK Specialist Aviation Services (SAS) announced obtained CAA approval for the use of White Phosphor night vision goggles (NVGs) on the MD 902 Explorer.
New Zealand Type Acceptance for MD900/902, 28-Oct-15 : The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAANZ) granted Type Acceptance for the MD 900 Explorer authorizing restriction-free import and operation of the MD 900/902 throughout New Zealand.
Magpas Ambulance Commences Night Operations, 06-Oct-15 : Helitech 2015 Specialist Aviation Services will commence night operations on behalf of Magpas Air Ambulance based in Cambridgeshire, England from later this month
London Air Ambulance Gets Second Helicopter, 01-Oct-15 : London’s Air Ambulance acquired a second medical helicopter thanks to contributions from the people and organisations. The used MD902 Explorer, G-LNDN, is targeted to be operational in early 2016.
Medical Aero-Asahi MD902 Achieve 10,000 Mission, 15-Jul-15 : MD Helicopters celebrates Aero-Asahi Corp and Chiba Hokusoh Hospital for setting a Japanese HEMS record, flying 10,000 Doctor-Heli Missions by MD902
Max Gross Weight Increase For MD900/902, 27-Apr-15 : MD Helicopters announced that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved an increased maximum gross weight of 6,770 pounds / 3070 kgs for the MD 900/902 Explorer
Mid-Continent MD302 Standby Attitude Module (SAM), 25-Feb-15 : Mid-Continent MD302 Standby Attitude Module (SAM) is being offered as the digital standby display in the Bell Helicopter 407GX, Enstrom Helicopter 480B-G, and the MD Helicopters MD900 Explorer.
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