March 20, 2017

BELL 505 PILOT REPORT

X Factor

AEROSPACE IN SWITZERLAND & AUSTRIA

Branching Out

LOW-COST CARRIERS IN ASIA

Growth Mode

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BELL 505 PILOT REPORT

X Factor

Model 505 Jet Ranger X fulfills Bell Helicopter’s goals for reentering the light turbine market

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AEROSPACE IN SWITZERLAND & AUSTRIA

Branching Out

Aerospace supplier FACC boasts strength via Chinese partner and technology initiatives

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LOW-COST CARRIERS IN ASIA

Growth Mode

AirAsia and SIA Group carriers target long-haul routes and improved connectivity

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ROTORCRAFT

Copter Concept

Bell wraps new rotorcraft technologies into futuristic FC-X

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SPACE

MOON DREAMS

Trump’s ‘footprints’ are possible; restarting lander will take funds

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EJECTION SEATS

Rapid Redesign

Martin-Baker to begin retrofitting US16E seats to cope with Gen 3 helmet

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TECHNOLOGY

Higher Purpose

Human-rated and sensor-carrying stratospheric balloon flight development picks up pace

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SPACE

Safe Destruction

SpaceX Falcon is first to use autonomous destruction system

MARCH 6-192017 APRIL 17-302017