This action is required to satisfy an urgent need to sustain US Special Operations Forces (SOF) heavy assault, rotary wing
aircraft, to mitigate the impact of the MH-47G aircraft availability in light of increased SOF operational demands and to procure H-47 long-range, rotary wing
aircraft under Foreign Military Sales acquisition procedures for the United Kingdom.
Over the last 16 years, it has grown in personnel and service offerings to enable mission success with its mobile maintenance support servicing capability to maintain any fixed or rotary wing
platform in the field.
During the development of the Turcon Varilip PDR RT rotary shaft seal, Trelleborg designed and commissioned bespoke high speed test equipment capable of running at speeds of up to 24,000 rpm, and a test program that closely followed the way rotary wing
aircraft gearboxes work.
Colonel Tamas Bali, Deputy Commander, Hungarian Air Force presenting on: The Challenges of Hungarian Military Rotary Wing
VTOL vehicles category especially referred to rotary wing
vehicles which can take off and land in vertical position and requires minimum possible space rather than a long runway.
The stimulator is designed for fixed and rotary wing
aircraft and can be added to existing aircraft with no operational flight program or mission computer impact.
After 737 flying hours and having moved in excess of 691,000 kilograms of supplies and equipment over the last eight months, Australia's Rotary Wing
Group rotation is returning home for a well-earned break and mandatory maintenance on their aircraft.
Drill down further into the 2009 data and divide it into the two main categories of naval aircraft, fixed wing and rotary wing
(helicopter), and you'll find similar percentages of maintenance error.
As a group we found it necessary to assign specific duties after one FO juggled mortar and artillery fire on a target while rotary wing
assets came on station.
Lite Machines Corp., West Lafayette, IN, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $10,500,000 IDIQ contract for a Phase III Small Business Technology Transfer Program contract under Topic N04-T004, entitled "Sonobuoy Tube Launched UAV." The contractor will provide services and materials for engineering tasks, including research and development, prototype and testing of their rotary wing
unmanned aerial vehicle.
It's a controlled item of supply, but most rotary wing
aircraft systems are still required to requisition and use them with no exceptions.
Army fixed wing and rotary wing
aircraft with the Common Missile Warning System (CMWS), a critical lifesaving suite of force protection capabilities that directly supports Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.