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2014-02-18 16:20:27

Intermountain Helicopter Upgrade WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Aerial firefighting specialist Intermountain Helicopter is putting its only aircraft, a Bell 212 HP, through an estimated $450,000 retrofit involving airframe modification, an avionics upgrade and engine replacement in preparation for this year's fire season. Of that amount, some $70,000 will be spent to meet US Forest Service (USFS) contractual mandates. "It is very unusual for a company of our size...

2013-09-06 23:20:25

Rick Cramblet appointed as Executive Vice President of AeroVision International Muskegon, Michigan (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 AeroVision International, of Muskegon, Michigan, has selected Rick Cramblet to fill the newly created position of Executive Vice President. "Rick comes to AeroVision with nearly 25 years in the aerospace aftermarket bringing with him a wide variety of global leadership and management experience” said AeroVision President Jeff Barnes. “Rick will play a...

2011-10-10 20:25:00

Covington Aircraft named a Quest KODIAK service center in their efforts to continue to offer world-class service for aircraft engine maintenance. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) October 10, 2011 Covington Aircraft, a world-leading aircraft engine maintenance, repair and overhaul facility, is excited to announce that they are now an authorized Quest Service Center. This is part of Covingtonâs continued effort to provide their customers with support around the world. Being an authorized Quest...

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2010-04-01 07:30:18

When Walter O'Brien was a young boy, he recalls a moment of complete exhilaration when he was able to design and build a balsa wood airplane model that actually flew from his parents' front porch, across the street, and landed on the neighbor's deck. That boy of 10 is now in his early 70s, but he remains as excited about his engineering prowess now as he was then. Only today, he is celebrating the award of his most recent patent on a significantly more sophisticated design "“"“ a...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin