Mes: Enero 2016

Singapore Polytechnic Inaugurates Aerospace Electronics Engineering Facility

Students studying an aircraft part at the Singapore Polytechnic AeroHub. Photo: Singapore Polytechnic [Avionics Today 01-26-2016] Singapore Polytechnic has officially opened its Aerohub, which will house aeronautical and aerospace electronics engineering laboratories, along with facilities typically found in… Source: Aviation Today

Airbus Increases H145 Max Take-Off Weight

Airbus Helicopters has increased the H145’s maximum take-off weight to 3.7 metric tons, after EASA awarded the manufacturer the certification in December…. Source: Aviation Today

R22-Drone Collision in Question

The public is still waiting to hear from investigators whether the first midair collision between a drone and helicopter occurred this past November in California…. Source: Aviation Today

Finmeccanica to Replace Canadian ATCs

Finmeccanica Security & Information Systems Division plans to replace the old air traffic control radars at 12 Canadian airports including Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver and Calgary…. Source: Aviation Today

Force Behind Black Hawk and S-76 Heads West

Former Sikorsky Aircraft President and CEO Gerald Tobias, a driving force beyond the development and sales of the Black Hawk and S-76 helicopters, died Nov. 14, 2015, in Huntington Beach, California, after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease, according to an obituary in The Los Angeles Times…. Source: Aviation Today