Talking of things aerial

February 1998
Cabinet Maker;02/20/98, Issue 5076, p61
Trade Publication
Reports that customers have used a helicopter to catch up with the Winter Sales promotion at the House Furnisher furniture store in England.


Related Articles

  • France, Germany authorize combat helicopters. Lenorovitz, J.M.; Mordoff, K.F. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/27/87, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p20 

    In a program including provisions to force participating airframe & engine suppliers to control spiraling costs, France & Germany have authorized development of their cooperative PAH-2/HA P-3G/HAC-3G combat helicopter. The project go-ahead is an important step in up-grading French/German...

  • Program delays spur NASA, DARPA...  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/31/87, Vol. 127 Issue 9, p23 

    NASA and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency have restructured the X-wing flight test program to concentrate on basic research objectives. They will forego the demonstration of conversion from rotary to fixed-rotor flight modes, which would have required development of complex digital...

  • Army developing helicopter derivatives for... Kandebo, S.W. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/14/1987, Vol. 127 Issue 24, p47 

    Boeing Helicopter has received a not-to-exceed $81.8 million Army contract to develop and qualify a prototype special operations forces derivative of its CH-47 Chinook helicopter. It is designated the MH-47E. The Army is also examining a Sikorsky Aircraft derivative, the MH-60K, and a Sikorsky...

  • Defense Dept. orders shake-up in Army... Greeley Jr., B.M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/18/88, Vol. 128 Issue 3, p20 

    The Army's proposed aviation modernization plan will undergo a sweeping redirection, including continuing procurement of in-production helicopters. A refocusing of the LHX development ends the program as originally defined and the Army is trying to retain at least the program's name for the...

  • US Army gains experience with OH-58Ds in... Shifrin, C.; Mordoff, K. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/8/88, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p36 

    The Army/Bell Helicopter Textron OH-58D is giving US Army officers and pilots valuable field experience. It represents a complex blend of mission equipment integrated into a small, high-performance helicopter, and those operating it in Germany believe it will enhance their ability to detect...

  • Army, Sikorsky assess plans... Kandebo, S.W. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/21/88, Vol. 128 Issue 12, p52 

    Strong Army and Congressional interest in an improved Sikorsky Black Hawk utility helicopter has revived efforts to initiate development of an advanced, next- generation Black Hawk, designated the UH-60B. Recent Army estimates raised the number of Black Hawks required, which could significantly...

  • Army accelerates hardening of Black Hawk...  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/13/88, Vol. 128 Issue 24, p31 

    The US Army performed tests of the Army/Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk Utility helicopter in West Germany recently and found that high levels of electromagnetic interference can affect the Black Hawk's controls. The Army, however, says published standoff distances are adequate to ensure safe flight...

  • Army urged to consider joint US/Allied LHX...  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/27/1988, Vol. 128 Issue 26, p25 

    Discusses possibility of Defense Department's asking the US Army to pursue the development of its restructured LHX light attack/armed reconnaissance helicopter as a joint NATO program. Available European platforms; Defense Department emphasis; Restructured LHX specifications; Planned Army purchases.

  • Orlando helicopter develops simulated Soviet Kolcum, E.H. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/9/89, Vol. 130 Issue 2, p34 

    Discusses the manufacture and flight test of three Soviet Hind E `look-alike' helicopters by Orlando Helicopter Airways. The company will deliver 15 simulated Hinds to the Army. They are actually Sikorsky H-19/S-55s made to approximate the Soviets' Mil Mi-24 Hind. Simulations; Flight testing;...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics