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Sikorsky S-92 helicopter fleet surpasses 2 million Flight Hours

STRATFORD, Conn., July 26, 2022 – The global fleet of the multi-mission Sikorsky S-92 helicopters is rapidly accumulating flight hours, surpassing 2 million flight hours in a variety of missions including search and rescue, oil and gas operations and VIP transportation in 28 countries. Sikorsky is a Lockheed Martin company. The Sikorsky S-92 was in service for Leer másSikorsky S-92 helicopter fleet surpasses 2 million Flight Hours[…]

A Bristow S-92 completed offshore flight using sustainable aviation fuel

HOUSTON, Dec. 10, 2021 —  A Sikorsky S-92 helicopter from Bristow Group completed an offshore flight using sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), marking one of the first SAF-powered flights to an offshore operation in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). The aircraft flew from Aberdeen to installations operated by BP. As part of its strategic relationship with Air Leer másA Bristow S-92 completed offshore flight using sustainable aviation fuel[…]

Pratt & Whitney and Embraer partners on 100% SAF Flight Demo Program

EAST HARTFORD, CONN., November 30, 2021 – Pratt & Whitney announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Embraer to collaborate on studies of 100% SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel). Technical teams from the two companies will engage to define an integrated ground and flight test plan for 100% SAF in a GTF-powered Embraer Leer másPratt & Whitney and Embraer partners on 100% SAF Flight Demo Program[…]

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Bell 525 completes first flight with Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Fort Worth, TX (November 16, 2021) — Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the Bell 525 Relentless completed its first flight using Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in summer 2021. Bell first incorporated SAF in its training and demonstration fleet in March 2021. «The Bell 525 continues to demonstrate unprecedented performance as it progresses Leer másBell 525 completes first flight with Sustainable Aviation Fuel[…]

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El primer motor de helicóptero operable al 100% con combustible SAF

Bordes, 8 de septiembre de 2021 — Safran Helicopter Engines marcó hoy un hito mundial en sus instalaciones de Bordes (Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Francia), al hacer funcionar con éxito un motor de helicóptero Makila alimentado al 100% con combustible de aviación sostenible (SAF). El turboeje, concretamente un Makila 2, funcionó durante la prueba con un biocombustible producido Leer másEl primer motor de helicóptero operable al 100% con combustible SAF[…]

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