Avionics Upgrades "Breathe New Life into Old Birds"

Posted Tuesday, August 13 2013 as Industry News

Avionics Upgrades

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!