features June 3, 2021 Understanding ‘The Dead Man’s Curve’
There’s never a good time for an engine failure, but limiting your time in the “avoid” area of the height-velocity diagram increases your chances of a safe escape.
features May 28, 2021 The Amaris Process
Amaris Premium Aviation has brought the ceramic coating process from the car world to aviation, but with an innovative twist. Its nano ceramic coating technology creates “super surfaces” to improve overall aircraft longevity, performance, safety, and appearance.
features May 25, 2021 What tools are available to help helicopter pilots avoid inadvertent IMC?
We look at what weather-reporting tools are available to predict and identify instrument meteorological conditions.
features May 3, 2021 RTE and Airtelis: The French Hotline
RTE’s helicopter division and its subsidiary Airtelis work on the cutting edge of helicopter operations supporting powerline management and maintenance.
features April 29, 2021 Claude Vuichard & Tim Tucker tell the story behind the Vuichard Technique
Rethinking a maneuver in response to an emergency is one thing. Convincing the piloting world that they need to change a long-held practice is quite another. But Claude Vuichard did just that in developing a new escape from the vortex ring state.
features April 28, 2021 Sharing the Experience: @iflyheli’s new Airbus H130
York Galland has become one of the most recognizable faces of the helicopter industry through his @iflyheli Instagram account. In February, a new presence appeared in his photos and videos — a heavily-customized Airbus H130.