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Elbit Systems announces it has been awarded the title of “Industrial Best Performer Supplier” by Airbus Helicopters for the year 2015. Elbit was selected by Airbus for its “quality and on-time delivery performances and customer protection."

Airbus Helicopters Inc. plans to exhibit a California Highway Patrol H125 AStar at the 2016 International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in San Diego, CA, on Oct. 16-18, Booth #4927. 

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announces it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Yuhi Airlines for a Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. The aircraft will be used for corporate travel and tourism across the region.

Universal Avionics and Heli-One announce cockpit upgrades to be performed on a fleet of Sikorsky S-61A-4 NURI helicopters for an Asian operator, featuring Universal’s EFI-890H advanced flight displays and Multi-Missions Management System (MMMS). Universal Avionics' authorized dealer, Heli-One, is set to perform the design and installation for the initial aircraft, with an Asian maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) organization performing the upgrades for the remainder of the fleet.

Heli-One, a provider of helicopter maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, receives supplemental type certificate (STC) approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) for its flight management system (FMS) upgrade for the Airbus AS332L and AS332L1. The STC is a part of the AS332L/L1 modernization program currently underway with the Bundespolizei German Police (BPOL) and contracted by NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA). The program includes an extensive flight display upgrade.

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EAA encourages everyone to contact their House members and urge them to protest ATC fees at GA events!

Litigation extortion. That is how I like to characterize the crazy litigious society we live in here in the United States.