Helicopter Association International (HAI) HELI-EXPO is the world’s largest trade show that focuses solely on rotorcraft. This year’s show takes place in Texas at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas, March 7–10, with the show floor open March 8–10.
Dsc03151 Sm

Scenes from HAI HELI-EXPO 2022

March 18, 2022
A look at the equipment on display during the Helicopter Association International HAI HELI-EXPO 2022.
Hoss Golanbari And Maxime Perron Caissy
Pushbacks, Tractors & Utility Vehicles

Eurotec Orders Five Helitowcarts

March 10, 2022
The sale includes a variety of ground handling units including Heli-Carriers, which are compatible with several aircraft types and with the use of the counterweight balance to...
AeroSync wireless Airborne Communication System (wACS)

Aerosync Connectivity Solution for Airbus Helicopters H125 and H130

March 9, 2022
Astronautics Corporation of America is providing its AeroSync wireless Airborne Communication System (wACS) as the standard-fit connectivity solution for Airbus Helicopters’ new...

Pathfinder Aviation Adopts Foresight MX Predictive Monitoring System for Its Entire Fleet

March 9, 2022
The systems will cover Pathfinder’s mixed fleet of AS350 B2, AS350 B3/H125, H135, and Bell 212 helicopters allowing remote aircraft and fleet monitoring with predictive analytics...
BOOST Systems
Michael Petsche

BOOST Systems Hires Michael Petsche as VP of Engineering

March 8, 2022
Boost Systems, a global leader in fully certified Human External Cargo Systems, Personal Carrying Device Systems and related training services, announces that Michael Petsche ...

More content from HAI HELI-EXPO 2022

WINGX/Parapex Media
Example of a screenshot for Leonardo AW169.

WINGX Expands into Helicopter Fleet Tracking in Partnership with Parapex Media

March 8, 2022
WINGX and Parapex Media are officially launching a joint venture to provide their combined market intelligence on the global helicopter market. This venture combines the long-...

Helicopter Operators Now Make Up More Than 10% of Web Manuals’ Customer Base

Helicopter operators now equate to more than 10% of Web Manuals’ customer base, demonstrating the growing demand for digitalization from this industry sector. Doubling its helicopter...
Ba Blacktext Color Full Rgb

Blackhawk Aerospace Announces Agreement To Acquire Controlling Ownership of Recoil Aerospace

March 8, 2022
Helicopter carbon fiber tank manufacturer Recoil was established in 2008.
Aircraft Engines

Government of Spain Selects Pratt & Whitney Canada PW206B3 Engines to Power 36 Airbus H135 Twin-Engine Helicopters

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, announced today its PW206B3 helicopter engine has been selected by the Government of Spain to power 36 Airbus H135 ...

StandardAero Grows to Serve Helicopter Customers with More MRO Offerings After Integration of Signature Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul Acquisition

March 8, 2022
StandardAero acquired Signature Aviation’s Engine Repair (ERO) and Overhaul business last year, growing the combined companies’ significant helicopter MRO capabilities to better...
Vislink Technologies Inc.
Metro Helicopter

Vislink Showcases Updated Airborne Video Downlink Solution at HAI HELI-EXPO 2022

Vislink, a global technology leader in the capture, and management of high quality, live video and associated data in the media & entertainment, law enforcement and defense markets...

KAMAN Receives Follow-On Award for HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter Cockpit

March 7, 2022
Kaman Aerospace Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Kaman Corporation, announced that its Kaman Aerospace Jacksonville Division located in Jacksonville, Florida (Kaman) has received ...
Garmin International
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., announced Supplemental Type Certification by the Federal Aviation Administration for the GI 275 electronic flight instrument in Part 27 VFR helicopters is expected to be completed in March.

Garmin Announces Update to Certification of GI 275 Electronic Flight Instrument for Select Part 27 Helicopters

STC to include Bell 206 with additional models expected in the second half of 2022.
Astronautics announces the launch of its AeroSync Mission (AEC115) connectivity solution and branding of its AeroSync connectivity product line at HAI Heli-Expo 2022. AeroSync is a next-generation of secure and integrated connectivity products that enable quick and reliable data transmission for crews and passengers operating in demanding helicopter environments.

Astronautics Launches Aerosync Mission Connectivity Solution and Product Line

March 7, 2022
Line-fit and aftermarket solutions provide secure gateways for real-time data and video streaming for air ambulance, law enforcement, search & rescue, and executive transport ...
Milestone Aviation
S-92 SAF

S-92 Helicopter Lands at HAI HELI-EXPO 2022 Using Sustainable Aviation Fuel

This is the first SAF-powered flight for Milestone Aviation. The S-92 aircraft continues to advance sustainability efforts in aviation.

ViewTech Exhibiting at HELI-EXPO for 10th Time

March 7, 2022
ViewTech Borescopes will be exhibiting at Booth 7802 during the the HAI HELI-EXPO event. With over 600 exhibitors and more than 14,000 industry professionals expected to attend...

Becker Avionics and Iris Automation Demonstrate Advanced Detect and Avoid Solution

March 4, 2022
In 2021 Becker Avionics and Iris Automation partnered to increase the situational awareness of general aviation pilots and advance uncrewed aerial vehicle (UAV) safety.At Heli...
Smith Myers
ARTEMIS airborne capabilities are available for use on manned rotary and fixed-wing platforms and drones. Image shows ARTEMIS deployed on Teledyne FLIR’s SkyRanger R70 drone.

Smith Myers Announces North America Expansion Spearheaded by Artemis Life-saving SAR Geolocation Software

March 4, 2022
Smith Myers, designer and developer of Artemis, Software Defined Radio and cellular protocol stacks designed and optimized for the SAR role marks landmark 35th anniversary and...

MD Helicopters Returns to Heli-Expo Showcasing Growth

March 3, 2022
Featured in the MDHI booth is Wilson Construction’s MD500E to MD530F conversion helicopter. Aurora, Oregon-based Wilson Construction upgraded its MD 500E during overhaul to take...

Carolina GSE To Attend 2022 HAI HELI-EXPO in Dallas

March 1, 2022
Carolina GSE, a global provider of aviation ground support equipment, aircraft parts, consumables, and avionics solutions, is at the annual HAI HELI-EXPO in Dallas, Texas.Members...
Vita Rescue System

Vita Inclinata Gives Sling Load and Hoist Rescue Model Sneak Peek at HAI Heli Expo

March 1, 2022
Vita Inclinata (Vita), developer and producer of helicopter and crane load stabilization and precision hardware, announced that company representatives will be in attendance at...
Aero Asset

Aero Asset Launches Business Unit to Inventory Helicopters, Backed by Major U.S. Financier

Feb. 28, 2022
First acquisition, EC135P2+ twin-engine helicopter, on its way to the United States for remarketing and sale.

Spartech to Attend HAI HELI-EXPO 2022 Trade Show

Feb. 25, 2022
Spartech, a leading manufacturer of engineered thermoplastics and custom packaging solutions, is pleased to announce it will be attending Helicopter Association International ...

Kamatics Extends Helicopter Gearbox Life With Custom Molded Anti-Wear Composites (P-54)

Feb. 23, 2022
Kamatics Corporation, a Kaman business, is introducing new P-54 contoured, anti-wear components for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of legacy helicopter gearboxes.P...
2022 Hai Heli Expo Logo (002)

Helicopter Charters and Tours Available for Anyone at HAI HELI-EXPO 2022

Helicopter Association International (HAI) announces a partnership with Longhorn Helicopters that, for the first time, will bring charter helicopter flights to the association...
Trade Associations & Events

JETNET Debuting New Features at 2022 HAI HELI-EXPO

Feb. 14, 2022
JETNET, the industry-leading business aviation research company, has announced they will be taking part in the 2022 HAI HELI-EXPO, with an emphasis on their technological advancements...

Veteran LAPD Air Support Sergeant-Senior Supervisor Joins Helinet as COO

Feb. 10, 2022
Helinet announced the appointment of Jorge Gonzalez as its new chief operating officer. Gonzalez recently retired from the Los Angeles Police Department after 38 years of dedicated...

El Aero Services Selects Baldwin Safety and Compliance as Inaugural Customer in HAI’s SMS Program

El Aero Services, a northern Nevada–based helicopter operator, is the first member to join Helicopter Association International's SMS Program. Last fall, HAI introduced the safety...
Dwayne Williams

Dwayne Williams Receives HAI’s Salute to Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award

Dwayne Williams is the recipient of the Salute to Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award, sponsored by Bell and presented by Helicopter Association International (HAI) during HAI...