Newsletter #86

EC135 T3/P3 Receives EASA Certification The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certified the new Airbus Helicopters EC135 T3/P3

EC725 and EC645T2 for Thailand Royal Thai Navy signed for five EC645T2 with deliveries scheduled to begin in 2016. Royal Thai Air Force reorder 2 EC725 booked in 2012 for Combat Search and Rescue and delivers in 2015

Airbus Helicopters AS350B3e at IACP 2014 Airbus Helicopters shows Seminole County Sheriff’s Office AS350B3e AStar at the 2014 International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in Orlando, October 25-28

CAE training devices for New Zealand SH-2G CAE will perform updates to an existing SH-2G(I) Full Mission Flight Simulator (FMFS) and a Part Task Trainer (PTT) as part of New Zealand Defence Force acquisition of ten SH-2G(I) helicopters from Kaman Corporation

AW609 Test Pilots Receive Iven C Kincheloe Award The Kincheloe Award recognizes outstanding professional accomplishment in the conduct of flight-testing by a test pilot and was given for trials conducted as part of FAA civil certification

Falcon Aviation Services Signs for Two AW189 Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) has signed a contract for two AW189 super medium helicopters in offshore transport configuration.

VIP Bell 407GX for Zip Aviation Zip Aviation acquire a Bell 407GX equipped with Quiet Cruise kit for reduced noise levels and to be used for corporate transportation, charters, tours, transfers and aerial surveys.

Bell 505 in Parapublic Configuration at IACP 2014 Bell Helicopter shows the Bell 505 Jet Ranger XTM in parapublic configuration at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) in Orlando from October 25-28