Minister Publishes Review of the UK Search and Rescue Helicopter Service

Nusrat Ghani MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport has published the independent review of the UK Search and Rescue Helicopter Service. “I am delighted to publish this independently produced post-implementation review of the UK search and rescue helicopter service. The service has been in place since 2015 and in that time, has been responsible … More Minister Publishes Review of the UK Search and Rescue Helicopter Service

FEC Heliports Provide Lighting Solutions for Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance

FEC Heliports Worldwide Limited have worked with Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance, and Henstridge Airfield Limited to provide their new ICAO (The International Civil Aviation Organization) compliant lighting. This lighting solution has enabled full night and low visibility operations to go ahead, 24/7  and includes; HEMS-Station®, HEMS-Star® & PAD-Star® HEMS-Station Secure Storage & Charging Cabinet … More FEC Heliports Provide Lighting Solutions for Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance

£10 Million Awarded to 9 Air Ambulance Charities in England

Nine air ambulance charities across England will receive a share of £10 million funding. The 9 charities that will receive funding are: East Anglian Air Ambulance Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust London’s Air Ambulance Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance Charitable Trust Great Western Air Ambulance Charity Devon Air Ambulance Trust … More £10 Million Awarded to 9 Air Ambulance Charities in England

Leonardo TH-119 Helicopter Obtains FAA IFR Certification

Leonardo announced today that its TH-119 helicopter received IFR supplemental type certification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The TH-119 is the only single engine helicopter in decades to meet current IFR requirements, allowing pilots to operate the aircraft safely in low visibility and challenging weather conditions, thanks to advanced avionics by Genesys Aerosystems and … More Leonardo TH-119 Helicopter Obtains FAA IFR Certification

Airbus Helicopters Develops its Presence in Italy with a Dedicated Customer Centre

Airbus Helicopters has strengthened its footprint in Italy with the acquisition of its distributor and 50-year partner Aersud Elicotteri. Headquartered in the North of Italy, near the city of Verona, Aersud has played a key role in the development of the country’s helicopter market. It has successfully increased Airbus Helicopters’ market share in Italy, particularly … More Airbus Helicopters Develops its Presence in Italy with a Dedicated Customer Centre