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June 20, 2019
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Airbus and Safran team up ahead of Horizon program

Airbus Helicopters and Safran Helicopter Engines are teaming up to prepare for the development of cleaner, quieter and more efficient vertical flight.

Italian National Fire places €75 million AW139 order

Leonardo signs contracts for five additional AW139s for the Italian National Fire Corps, including integrated logistic support and training for crews and technicians.

Metro first to STC H135 T3H air medical interior

Metro Aviation became the first company to STC a medical interior for Airbus’ H135 T3H variant with Helionix, outfitted for STAT MedEvac.
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NHV orders AW169 helicopters for offshore

Leonardo signed a contract for two AW169 light intermediate helicopters with NHV Group, bringing the operator’s purchase of AW169s to five. The aircraft, expected to be delivered between 2019 and 2020, will be used by NHV to perform offshore transport operations in UK and North Sea area. » Read more...
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First ground run of Tech TP demonstrator

Safran Helicopter Engines makes first ground run of its Tech TP, a turboprop technological demonstrator based on an Ardiden 3 turboshaft. The test took place at Safran’s facility in Tarnos, France, on June 12, with more than 20 European partners contributing to this technological demonstrator. » Read more...
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Japan National Police order first Subaru Bell 412EPX

At the Paris Air Show, Bell Helicopter and Subaru Corp. announce that the Japan National Police Agency has placed the first order for a Subaru Bell 412EPX. » Read more...

Shenzhen Eastern becomes China’s ACH160 launch customer

Shenzhen Eastern General Aviation Company signs an agreement for one ACH160, becoming the launch customer for the VIP version of the medium helicopter in China. » Read more...

Safran unveils Add+, leveraging 3D-printed components

Safran at the Paris Air Show introduces Add+, an engine technological demonstrator with 30 per cent of its components made using additive manufacturing. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

Raytheon and UTC to merge

In this episode of Aviation This Week: Raytheon and United Technologies entered into an agreement to create what would become one of the world’s largest A&D companies through an all-stock merger. Then Airbus Helicopters celebrates 35 years in Canada; and EmbraerX unveils vehicle concept for Urban Air Mobility at Uber Elevate. » See More
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Canadian Women in Aviation Conference 2019

June 19-23, 2019
Location: Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON
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2019 CBAA Convention & Exhibition

July 9-11, 2019
Location: Sunwest Aviation, Calgary, AB
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Careers in Aviation Expo, Toronto

September 21, 2019
Location: WestJet, Mississauga, ON
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