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- Seahawk fills the bill. Carlson, Ted // Naval Aviation News;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p10
Features the SH-60B Seahawk helicopter in the US Navy's Light Airborne Multi-Purpose System (LAMPS) MK III program. Capability of the LAMPS MK III in antisubmarine and antiship warfare; Squadrons flying the LAMPS MK III Seahawk helicopter; Number of crew members; Modifications of the...
- CH-60 takes off. Karppi, Wendy // Naval Aviation News;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p4
Reports on the test program for the US Navy's CH-60 helicopter. Demonstration of the aircraft in New York; Features of the helicopter; Number of landings completed during the demonstration.
- SEA KNIGHT: WORKHORSE OF THE FLEET. // Naval Aviation News;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p2
Features the H-46 Sea Knight transport helicopter of the U.S. Navy. Manifestation of the helicopter as the 'Workhorse of the Fleet'; Photographs of the aircrafts during several operations; Utilization of the aircraft for emergency personnel transfer.
- Land! We're on fire! Julian, Donald // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Aug99, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p2
Highlights the lessons learned by the crew of a United States Navy CH-46E transport helicopter from a ship landing accident in San Francisco, California. Transport helicopters assigned on a civilian-guest transport mission; Passenger area fire due to a fuel pipe leak; Effective evacuation...
- 'Relax, the Duke's got it'. Lewis, Jonathan // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Aug99, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p12
Highlights the lessons learned by a United States Navy transport helicopter crew from an accident during a vertical replenishment training mission. Aspects of a two-plane vertical replenishment mission; Importance of crew coordination; Damage sustained by the transport helicopter.
- Freezing level follies. Young, Larry; Delacruz, Tino // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Aug99, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p26
Highlights the lessons learned by a United States Navy transport helicopter crew from an engine frosting experience during a routine flight mission. Rime-ice buildup on the leading edge; Importance of effective crew coordination during emergencies; Awareness of engine and atmospheric...
- Use Naval Rotary-Wing Airpower in Current Conflicts. Armstrong, Benjamin // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Sep2009, Vol. 135 Issue 9, p77
The article focuses on the importance of reconsidering rotary-wing air power as the U.S. Navy increases irregular-warfare capabilities and naval aviation develops its role in current efforts against terrorism. It states that helicopters should be used to win today's small wars and...
- For the Record. // Naval Aviation News;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p8
Reports developments in naval aviation in the United States. Flight test of the AH-IZ Super Cobra Marine Corps helicopter; Fatigue-testing of S-3 Viking airplane; Modification of the budget for the construction of a Wasp-class aircraft carrier.
- Naval Aviation Responds to Hurricane Katrina. Utz, Curtis A. // Naval Aviation News;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p10
The article informs that the U.S. Naval Aviation's response to Hurricane Katrina demonstrated its inherent capabilities and flexibility to support a civil crisis. New Orleans' Naval Air Station (NAS) joint reserve base emergency management team quickly moved into action to clear the runways and...