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Leonardo Unveiled AW249 at Eurosatory 2024
Leonardo Unveiled AW249 at Eurosatory 2024, 19-Jun-24 The Italian Army’s New Exploration and Escort helicopter Leonardo AW249 Fenice made its international premiere at Eurosatory 2024. The production contract is expected soon, with deliveries to begin in 2027
First Flight of Canadian Upgraded Griffon
First Flight of Canadian Upgraded Griffon, 20-Jun-24 Bell completed the first flight of the Royal Canadian Air Force’s CH-146C MK II Griffon under the Griffon Limited Life Extension (GLLE) program to upgrade the fleet. The helicopter will be delivered next year after military certification and is expected to remain in service until 2039
Belgium Selects H145M for Armed Forces and Police
Belgium Selects H145M for Armed Forces and Police, 17-Jun-24 Airbus confirmed an order of 15 H145M helicopters for the Belgian military and an additional 2 for the Federal Police
FAA Approval for GPMS HUMS on EC135 and AS332
FAA Approval for GPMS HUMS on EC135 and AS332, 18-Jun-24 GPMS receives U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type certificates for the EC135 and AS332 helicopters, expanding its Health and Usage Monitoring system (HUMS) Foresight MX coverage to five Airbus models
Ryan Launches “Robinson” Helimod VR Simulator
Ryan Launches “Robinson” Helimod VR Simulator, 18-Jun-24 Ryan Aerospace to launch its new “Robinson-styled” Helimod at FlightSimExpo in Las Vegas, June 22-23
C2 Joint Fires Network for the first time in Naval Exercise
C2 Joint Fires Network for the first time in Naval Exercise, 21-Jun-24 The multinational exercise Valiant Shield 2024 marks the first test of the initial Joint Fires Network prototype developed by Lockheed Martin to integrate digital command and control (C2) capabilities
Schiebel Aéronaval SAS Launches in France
Schiebel Aéronaval SAS Launches in France, 21-Jun-24 Austrian drone manufacturer Schiebel is establishing Schiebel Aéronaval SAS in Toulon, France, to support the S-100 Camcopter drones of the French Navy and to became the production and payload integration site for the new S-300
CAMO Software for Tahiti Nui Helicopters
CAMO Software for Tahiti Nui Helicopters, 20-Jun-24 Tahiti Nui Helicopters selected French software company Adsoftware customized ERP system for daily CAMO, maintenance and logistics missions
EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh Next July
EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh Next July, 19-Jun-24 The 71st annual edition of the Experimental Aircraft Association EAA AirVenture runs from July 22-28 at Wittman Regional Airport
Air Methods Celebrates 20 Years of Service in Elizabethtown, KY
Air Methods Celebrates 20 Years of Service in Elizabethtown, KY, 17-Jun-24 Air Methods of Kentucky 6 (KY6) air ambulance base in Elizabethtown was joined by the community, local partners, and former patients in celebrating 20 years of service



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