One of the Puma’s strengths is operating as a support helicopter, which it displayed during disaster relief operations in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Airbus Helicopters Photo
newsJanuary 21, 2021NATO considering Europe-built next-gen military rotorcraft

While they keep a keen eye on U.S. rotorcraft development, European members of NATO likely will develop a complementary, interoperable next-generation medium helicopter of their own to enter service in the mid-2030s.

press-releasesJanuary 20, 2021HAI responds to industry voices, cancels Heli-Expo 2021

Responding to an increasing number of voices from across the industry, Helicopter Association International has decided to cancel HAI Heli-Expo 2021.

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featuresJanuary 19, 2021Ban on surprise medical bills could reshape U.S. air ambulance industry

New legislation to end surprise medical billing could spell far-reaching changes for the U.S. air ambulance industry.

features January 13, 2021 L.A. County Fire Air Ops: All in a Day’s Work

The Los Angeles County Fire Department Air Operations Section responds to everything from wildfires to offshore and mountain rescues, and is in the process of updating its fleet to do it all even better.

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