AAMS Statement on NTSB Public Meeting of Survival Flight January 29, 2019, Bell 407 fatal accident

The Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS), representing the critical care transport industry–both air and ground–encourages and supports standards of performance reflecting safe operations as well as efficient, high-quality patient care. Yesterday, (19.5.2020) National Transportation Safety Board held a virtual public meeting on a fatal accident involving a Bell 407 helicopter air ambulance, operated by … More AAMS Statement on NTSB Public Meeting of Survival Flight January 29, 2019, Bell 407 fatal accident

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