newsJune 15, 2021Hill Helicopters records over 200 HX50 sales; prototypes to fly in 2022

Hill Helicopters has sold over 200 of its clean-sheet luxury five-seater HX50, the manufacturer has revealed, and is on schedule to fly the first of three prototypes next year.

Hill Helicopters is building three prototypes of the HX50, and will perform the first flight of the type in 2022. Hill Helicopters Image
featuresJune 14, 2021New horizons for Blade Aviation

With new owners, new aircraft, and a new business direction, exciting times lie ahead for Blade Aviation, formerly known as Heli Muskoka.

newsJune 10, 2021Bristow, Airbus, EEA & Serco make shortlist for UKSAR2G

The U.K. Maritime and Coastguard Agency has announced the shortlisted companies who are being invited to tender for its second-generation search-and-rescue program (known as UKSAR2G) — a bumper 10-year contract set to begin in 2024.

features June 17, 2021 The Sheriff’s new ride

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has taken delivery of the newly-upgraded Robinson R66 Police Helicopter — complete with the Wescam MX-10.

features June 14, 2021 New horizons for Blade Aviation

With new owners, new aircraft, and a new business direction, exciting times lie ahead for Blade Aviation, formerly known as Heli Muskoka.

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Hill Helicopters says it has more than 200 orders for its clean-sheet HX50 helicopter, and is on track to fly the first of three prototypes next year.More details: verticalmag.com/news/hill-helicopters-records-over-200-hx50-sales-prototypes-to-fly-in-2022 ... See MoreSee Less
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