Tag: helicopter

Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility

Airbus begins construction of US A220 manufacturing facility

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019 20:05 0

Airbus’ manufacturing growth in the United States advanced another step today in Mobile, Alabama, as construction of the company’s A220 Manufacturing Facility officially launched with ... Read More

Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic

Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019 17:20 0

An American company, which had previously planned to dive to the Titanic wreck site in May 2018, announced that it will be conducting a so-called ... Read More

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

New York City Town Hall stars Mayor DeBlasio

editor editor- December 31, 2018 20:04 0

It is not a surprise that politics has morphed into an entertainment vehicle. The people who populate the White House could easily be mistaken for ... Read More

East Siberia helicopter crash kills everyone on board

East Siberia helicopter crash kills everyone on board

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018 15:25 0

Russian emergency services report that a private helicopter crashed on the outskirts of the city of Ulan-Ude in Russia's East Siberia. The aircraft went down ... Read More

Mexico’s Puebla governor and her husband die in Christmas Eve helicopter crash

Mexico’s Puebla governor and her husband die in Christmas Eve helicopter crash

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 25, 2018 03:32 0

The governor of the Mexican state of Puebla and her husband, a former governor and senator, died in a helicopter crash on Christmas eve, Mexican ... Read More

Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured

Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018 14:54 0

One person has been killed and one injured in a shootout at a popular tourist restaurant in the Austrian capital’s historic center. It's yet unclear ... Read More

Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?

Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 14, 2018 13:56 0

The U.S. President Donald Trump should be advised promptly that despite an alarming report about  U.S. helicopter safety issues, the industry is proposing another delay ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018 07:58 3

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe This may not be a ... Read More

Air Operator Certificate awarded to Helicopter Seychelles

Air Operator Certificate awarded to Helicopter Seychelles

editor editor- December 7, 2011 07:30 0

Cheers and rejoicing erupted among Helicopter Seychelles staff on Friday as the company received approval to resume full commercial passenger flights. Read More

Re-launch of helicopter service in Seychelles a success

Re-launch of helicopter service in Seychelles a success

editor editor- November 30, 2011 08:10 0

Capt. Shaun Tinkler-Rose, Managing Director of Helicopter Seychelles Ltd., has written to the Seychelles Tourism trade saying: “A quick word of good news from us! Read More

Seychelles helicopter services eye merger

Seychelles helicopter services eye merger

editor editor- July 19, 2010 01:02 0

(eTN) The two licensed helicopter operations on the main island of Mahe, Helicopter Seychelles and Zil Air, have recently commenced discussions of a joint venture ... Read More

Seychelles tourism industry applauds new fire-fighting equipment

Seychelles tourism industry applauds new fire-fighting equipment

editor editor- June 22, 2010 01:27 0

(eTN) Seychelles' premier helicopter service was given brand new equipment, which will enable the use of the choppers in fire fighting and supporting the territorial ... Read More

Tourist helicopter hit by avalanche in Russia, 10 dead

Tourist helicopter hit by avalanche in Russia, 10 dead

editor editor- April 12, 2010 05:12 0

MOSCOW - Ten people were killed when a helicopter carrying snowboarders was hit by an avalanche after landing on a ski slope in Russia's Far ... Read More

Wrongful death lawsuits filed for Italian tourists killed in crash

Wrongful death lawsuits filed for Italian tourists killed in crash

editor editor- December 10, 2009 05:49 0

Five wrongful death lawsuits have been filed against the pilot of Piper fixed-wing aircraft that collided over the Hudson River with a helicopter carrying Italian ... Read More

British tourist, three others killed as helicopter crashes into Mediterranean Sea

British tourist, three others killed as helicopter crashes into Mediterranean Sea

editor editor- November 25, 2009 05:29 0

A British tourist and three others have been killed after a helicopter crashed into the Mediterranean Sea off the Israeli coast, police said today. Read More

Tour helicopter makes emergency landing after bird strike

Tour helicopter makes emergency landing after bird strike

editor editor- August 12, 2009 03:47 0

LAS VEGAS - A tour helicopter returning to Las Vegas from the Grand Canyon made an emergency landing near Lake Mead after colliding with a ... Read More

Somali Islamic militias down Kenyan military helicopter

Somali Islamic militias down Kenyan military helicopter

editor editor- May 27, 2009 11:29 0

Reports from Mombasa overnight speak of a Kenyan military helicopter being shot down by Islamic militant Somali militias controlling the border region on the Somali ... Read More

‘Tired’ tourist airlifted from Table Mountain

‘Tired’ tourist airlifted from Table Mountain

editor editor- October 8, 2008 03:07 0

An American tourist had to be rescued after he took a wrong turn hiking on Table Mountain and became stuck on a ledge on Monday. Read More

FAA to pay $4.5 million in Torrance helicopter crash settlement

FAA to pay $4.5 million in Torrance helicopter crash settlement

editor editor- September 25, 2008 04:40 0

LOS ANGELES, CA (September 24, 2008) - The United States Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration agreed to pay $4.5 million in damages to the ... Read More

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