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Helicopters

Airbus announces more emissions-reducing tech plans

At its annual summit on Wednesday, Airbus unveiled its “DisruptiveLab”, described as “a new flying laboratory designed to test technologies destined to improve aircraft performance and to reduce helicopters’ CO2 emissions”. The DisruptiveLab will, the French manufacturer announced, soon take to the skies to “evaluate a new aerodynamic architecture intended…

Global AirParts announces S-76 part out from LCI

Global AirParts, which provides used, serviceable materials for Sikorsky S-76 helicopters, has commenced a part out project with helicopter lessor, LCI. “Given where values are for some helicopter types, smart asset owners can find a better return on their capital by having the aircraft disassembled and marketed for parts. This…