All Metal MS announces the delivery of a custom Pitch Adjustment Tool (PAT), designed for the United States Coast Guard's fleet of MH-60 Jayhawk. PAT is All Metal’s innovative approach to providing a solution that replaces the commonly used Trammel Tool and minimizes the time it takes to complete a track and balance.
Is your helicopter AOG and needs to get back in the air ASAP? Tradewind International, LLC, a world-wide buyer and supplier of aircraft parts and accessories now offers nationwide (USA) counter to counter parts delivery service.
Airwolf Aerospace announces that it is developing an Alternate Method of Compliance [AMOC] modification kit which eliminates the possibility of Spindle Thread Failure outlined in Emergency AD 2015-04-51. The modification allows operators of all Piston Enstrom Helicopters to install TT straps in place of the existing Lamiflex bearings which eliminates the spindle threads.
Airbus Helicopters Japan has delivered an EC225 LP to the Japan Coast Guard (JCG), which was acquired as replacement for an aircraft that was destroyed during the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. This is the last of three EC225s ordered by JCG in July 2011; the earlier two having been delivered last year.
D.O.M. and Helicopter Maintenance magazines announce the launch of iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, etc) and Android (Android phones and tablets) apps as well as enhanced web-based Flash versions for both publications.