EASA certifies the EC175

On the 27th of January, EASA formally approved the recommendation of issue of the type certification of the Airbus Helicopter EC175. This is one of the newest members of the company’s twin engined helicopter family which has met with praise from captains fortunate enough to fly the demonstration models during a recent tour of Asia. [...]

2014-01-30T09:15:18+00:00 January 30th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Quiet skies? Not any more, DOT/FAA/AR-12/30, Cell Phone usage in the air…

DOT/FAA/AR-12/30 : Study on the Use of Cell Phones on Passenger Aircraft Why that last haven of tranquility from mobile phone users will soon disappear. The FAA has recently published the findings of a study into the use of cell (mobiles to us here in the UK) phones on passenger aircraft and, rather surprisingly make [...]

2012-09-07T11:10:48+00:00 September 7th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments