EC 135 Gains Single-Pilot Certification

Rimmer, David
January 2001
Business & Commercial Aviation;Jan2001, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p17
Trade Publication
States that Great Britain's Civil Airworthiness Authority has certified Eurocopter's EC 135 for Single Pilot IFR operations. Use of Thales MEGHAS avionics glass cockpits; Lack of single-pilot certification on direct competitors.


Related Articles

  • EH101 wins civil certification. Shifrin, Carole A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/12/1994, Vol. 141 Issue 24, p67 

    Reports on the civil certification of the Anglo-Italian EH101 large helicopter in Great Britain, Italy and the United States. Joint development by Agusta and Westland Helicopters; Marketing efforts; Capacity; Specifications; Availability.

  • TCAS I is certificated on Sikorsky S-76. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Aug94, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p24 

    Reports that the helicopter models Sikorsky S-76A+ and S-76B received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration for TCAS installations. Companies which will provide the TCAS systems.

  • Eurocopter readies EC135 for first flight. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Mar1994, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p20 

    Reports on the scheduled certification of the preproduction version of the twin turbine Eurocopter EC135 in 1996. Pricing; Schedule for debut flight; Equipment.

  • Bell Twin Ranger and Gemini st receive certification. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jan1994, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p20 

    Reports on the Federal Aviation Administration certification of the Bell 206LT TwinRanger and the Tridair Gemini st, a twin-engine version of the Bell LongRanger. Use of the Allison250-C20RST installation developed by Soloy Corporation.

  • Flight tests show R44 meets certification requirements. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Sep95, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p24 

    Reports on the findings of the preliminary analysis of data from flight tests conducted by Robinson Helicopter and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Performance of R44 within certification requirements; Investigation of alleged safety problems.

  • NTSB asks for special certification review of R44. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jun94, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p22 

    Reports on the National Transportation Safety Board's (NTSB) call on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct a special certification review of Robinson's R44 piston-engine helicopter. Evaluation of whether the company is complying with certification standards concerning structural...

  • Tiger Hap Gets Cert.  // Armada International;Jun/Jul2004, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p146 

    Provides information on military type certification received by the Hap version of the Eurocopter Tiger Combat helicopter from French armament agency Délégation Générale pour l' Armament. Coverage of the qualification status awarded by the European Organization for the Joint...

  • Gemini ST and Bell TwinRanger certified.  // Flying;Feb1994, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p27 

    Announces Tridair Helicopters' Gemini ST, a twin-engine conversion of the Bell LongRanger, and Bell's new production model the TwinRanger have been granted FAA certification as Category A transport helicopters without any restrictions. Each is powered by a pair of Allison 250-C20RST engines. ...

  • First helicopter TCAS nears certification. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Mar1994, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p18 

    Reports on the nearing of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) certification of the Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance System (TCAS) in a helicopter.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics