Chopper Spotter: A good idea, made better

For more than 30 years, helicopter operators around the world have relied on the simple, versatile design of Chopper Spotter’s ground handling equipment to move their helicopters safely and easily. And while there’s never been a bad time to own a Chopper Spotter, there’s never been a better time than now.  That’s because Chopper Spotter, […]

United Rotorcraft: Making a Difference

At the heart of United Rotorcraft is a true passion for making the ultimate difference in people’s lives. A division of Air Methods, United Rotorcraft designs, manufactures, and installs mission critical equipment for emergency medical service (EMS), firefighting, search-and-rescue, VIP, military, and law enforcement organizations.  “There is a real sense of pride in the work […]

Szabo: The right tool for the job

Having the right tool to perform a specific helicopter maintenance task makes all the difference in the world. It’s not just a nice-to-have luxury item.  The right tool saves time, reduces maintenance costs and improves the overall efficiency of any maintenance operation. This allows the engineer to complete the specific task with greater efficiency, improving […]

Precision Aviation Group: Strong, Resilient & Adaptable

As the Covid-19 pandemic caused havoc around the world last year, Precision Aviation Group (PAG) was also putting out fires on several other fronts.  The record wildfire seasons in Australia and California required air support from several PAG customers in those markets, and hurricanes in Louisiana caused operators to lean on PAG’s facility in Lafayette […]

Multi-Role Model: Miami-Dade’s Leonardo AW139s

In 2019, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) signed a contract with Leonardo Helicopters for a fleet of four AW139s to support a multitude of missions, including emergency medical services (EMS), firefighting, search-and-rescue (SAR), law enforcement and disaster relief. MDFR serves Miami-Dade County, and provides mutual aid to five surrounding counties, covering a vast territory of land […]