WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 17, 2013 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has delivered to the Colombian Army two S-70i™ BLACK HAWK helicopters incorporating a Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System (HTAWS) as standard equipment. Colombia is the first country to field S-70i helicopters equipped with HTAWS, which Sikorsky has customized for the unique requirements of the combat assault and utility missions.
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Article by James Careless via Rotorcraft Pro, August 2013
The Bell 212 Twin Huey is a venerable rotorcraft, with 45 years of history underits blads. Unfortunatley, a decades-old helicopter cockpit experiences a lot of wear and tear. Add analog 'steam gauge' displays, and the result can be a visually shabyy, technologically-obsolete cockpit that can compel all but the hardiest of helicopter enthusiasts to pay more for brand new aircraft - even if the older model still has lots of life in it!
New mandate date for EMS
The updated publish date of the Helicopter Air Ambulance Final Rule is 08/26/13 as published in the July Significant Rulemaking Report.
Get the full report here http://www.dot.gov/sites/dot.dev/files/docs/JUL%20FINAL%20IR%20071013.docx