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United States industrialist (born in Russia) who designed the first four-engine airplane and the first mass-produced helicopter (1889-1972)

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Thai Aviation Services has conducted its offshore operations for oil and gas producing companies for 30 years, utilizing Sikorsky helicopters exclusively.
This aircraft, assembled in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, will join Era Group's fleet of eight Sikorsky helicopters and enter service in March in the Gulf of Mexico.
Sikorsky's Supplier Gold program recognizes the top 1 percent of our suppliers based on quality and delivery metrics," says Dave Gunzenhauser, chief procurement officer of avionics at Sikorsky.
The honour is in addition to the company achieving Sikorsky Supplier Gold status for the second year in a row.
Sikorsky aircraft will open a regional office in Abu Dhabi in the second half of 2015, the company announced at the International Defence Exhibition and Conferences (Idex) on Wednesday.
Sikorsky recently announced at the 2014 Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition that the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) had issued a validation type certificate for the S-76Dacents aircraft, allowing Sikorsky to begin delivering the commercial helicopter to customers in China.
The software integrates onboard diagnostics and usage data with ground-based troubleshooting and service information, enhancing the fleet management capabilities of Sikorsky's aftermarket division Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS).
Associated Aircraft Group, a subsidiary of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp, a US-based company offering helicopter design, manufacture and service, has announced that it is accepting deposits for Sikorsky shares, in its Sikorsky fractional ownership programme.
Under the terms of the contract, FlightSafety will provide Sikorsky Helitech with training courseware, a graphical flight simulator, plus a wide range of training aids.
Sikorsky designed a fabric partition to separate passenger seating from the cargo space, and added a fire extinguisher and protective breathing equipment for passengers and crew.
Summary: Sikorsky Aerospace Services today announced a five-year contract to provide Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior (MOI) with an Operations and Maintenance Support Program for the S-92(R), S-76(R), and S-434(TM) helicopters purchased by the MOI in 2007.
After Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Ken Krieg approved entry of the Marine Corps' CH-53K program into system development and demonstration in December 2005, the government awarded the CH-53K system development and demonstration cost-plus award fee contract to Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation in April 2006.
SGI Federal, an SGI company (NYSE: SGI), recently announced that Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation has selected SGI Origin 300, a compact, modular supercomputer, to support major engineering programs such as the COMANCHE helicopter, the U.
The two Sikorsky S-70A Firehawk helicopters, which also can refill their water tanks in less than a minute, are additions to the fire department's fleet at Barton Heliport in Pacoima.
7 million in structural assemblies and kits to be supplied to Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.