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2010-02-22 07:00:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- HELI-EXPO 2010, February 21-23.

2009-09-11 07:18:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Four of Erickson's Helitankers are flying long hours battling the large "Station Fire" consuming homes and forcing thousands of evacuations.

2009-09-02 17:36:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The summer of 2009 has been another season fighting inferno for Erickson Air-Crane, manufacturer of the world-renowned Helitanker and heavy-lift helicopters.

2009-09-02 13:22:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ --The summer of 2009 has been another season fighting inferno for Erickson Air-Crane, manufacturer of the world-renowned Helitanker and heavy-lift helicopters.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.