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Bell June 28, 2022

Swiss Aviation Company Purchases 2 Bell 505s

As part of a strategic investment plan, the Swiss aviation company Karen SA bought 2 Bell 505s for VIP and commercial flights as well as for pilot training. The Bell 505 is very well suited for high altitudes, which makes it an ideal aircraft for Switzerland and countries with similar terrain.

Airbus Helicopters June 20, 2022

Japan’s first SAF helicopter flight with H215

Airbus Helicopters in Japan and leading Japanese helicopter operator Nakanihon Air (NNK) have conducted the first helicopter flight using sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The SAF flight is an immediate approach by Nakanihon Air to reduce CO2 emissions in Japanese airspace.

Bell June 12, 2022

Bell429: A traffic jam looks better from the sky

As a seven-passenger aircraft with the ability to adapt to diverse demands without compromising safety, the #Bell429 is in a league of its own. Hear from Bob Dengler on how comfortable, fast and easy it is to fly the Bell 429.

Airbus Helicopters June 12, 2022

First ACH130 flying with sustainable aviation fuel in Scandinavia

The first two ACH130s acquired by Helsinki Citycopter have just landed in Finland. The young company is committed to offering its Scandinavian customers exclusive flights in ACH130s while taking the first steps in reducing greenhouse gas emissions with Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel™.

Leonardo June 9, 2022

AW169 celebrates 10 years of flight

A decade ago the first prototype of the AW169 took to the skies for the first time at the company’s site in Cascina Costa di Samarate (Varese, Italy). This marked the start of a new era for the company, enabling expansion of its modern product range by enterentering a new market segment.