StandardAero Announces Key Milestone in the Development of a Safety-Driven Light Helicopter Autopilot System Designed by Thales

ATLANTA, Ga. – March 4, 2019 – StandardAero and Thales announced today continued progress in their partnership focused on a new light helicopter autopilot system, with an in-depth market study and design definition now complete, and planning underway for the next phase of development.  This advanced autopilot system is one element of StandardAero’s SAFECRAFT portfolio, […]

StandardAero Achieves FAA Certification for New Bell 212 Glass Cockpit Upgrade in Collaboration with Alpine Aerotech and Universal Avionics

ATLANTA, Ga. – March 4, 2019 – StandardAero announced today the attainment of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification of a new glass cockpit upgrade for the Bell 212 helicopter, available for both VFR and IFR operations.  The upgrade features proven Universal Avionics EFI-890H Advanced Flight Displays which can be integrated with legacy Honeywell and Bell […]

StandardAero Celebrates Successful First Year for Lifesaving AS350/EC130 Crash-Resistant Fuel Tank with Expansion into European Market

ATLANTA, Ga. – March 4, 2019 – StandardAero and Robertson Fuel Systems are relishing the overwhelming success of their retrofittable crash-resistant fuel tank (CRFT) for the Airbus Helicopters AS350 and EC130 series, with delivery into the European market on the near horizon. Launch European customer and notorious mountain rescue service provider, Air Zermatt, is set […]