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Helicopter Support for Hurricanes on Grand Isle, Louisiana

Helicopter Support for Hurricanes on Grand Isle, Louisiana

Fair Lifts Emergency Services, Helicopter Services

FairLifts, working with an international network of helicopter operators, provides life-saving helicopter support for hurricanes on Grand Isle, Louisiana, including search and rescue, charters, surveys, emergency lifts, personnel transport, and much more, ensuring immediate response during hurricane season in Louisiana. The 2018 hurricane season on Grand Isle, Louisiana, began on June 1 and extends through November 30 with the peak …

Penn State Low-Flying Helicopter Prompts FAA Investigation

Penn State Low-Flying Helicopter Prompts FAA Investigation

Fair Lifts News

Penn State Tailgating A low-flying helicopter issued from Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) has prompted a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Penn State University. The helicopter was attempting to control unruly tailgaters. On Thursday, October 4, Penn State local news said that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating the state’s use …

New Zealand Actor James Rolleston Dismayed by Rescue Helicopter Service Being Cut

New Zealand Actor James Rolleston Dismayed by Rescue Helicopter Service Being Cut

Fair Lifts News

James Rolleston, one of the New Zealand‘s most highly-regarded actors, known for the films Boy and The Dark Horse, is heartbroken the rescue helicopter that was on hand to save his life will no longer be operational. James Rolleston, who received life-saving assistance from Rotorua Air ambulance after a terrible car accident two years ago during which he suffered critical …

Low-Flying Police Helicopter Ruins Tailgate Parties at Penn State

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On September 29, the Pennsylvania State Police was called to respond to an unruly large-scale tailgate party that resulting in a risk to people and property. The PSP deployed officers, including the Pennsylvania State Police Tactical Mounted Unit, which attempted to disperse the crowd. Two PSP horses ended up being assaulted and a trooper was injured. After ground units retreated, …

The $2 Billion Dollar Defense Appropriations Bill – Helicopter Program Funding

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The United States Senate is considering two helicopter programs. The programs are for Lockheed Martin helicopters. The amount of funding for the two programs will total $2 billion. Both of the programs will take place in Owego, New York. Charles Schumer, a United States Senator, confirmed the bill. According to Schumer, the fiscal year of 2019 will attribute $1.1 billion …

The Helicopter Museum in England’s Rich History

The Helicopter Museum in England’s Rich History

Fair Lifts News

The Helicopter Museum in England’s Rich History Consider traveling to the Helicopter Museum. The Helicopter Museum is one of many different ones around the world. This one called the “Helicopter Museum” is located in southwest England in Weston. Approximately 10,000 parts make up a helicopter. This intricacy allows them to hover. What makes a helicopter unique compared to a fix-winged …

Offshore Helicopter Operations Show Increased Efficiency and Effectivity Across Alaska

Offshore Helicopter Operations Show Increased Efficiency and Effectivity Across Alaska

Fair Lifts News

FairLifts is the industry leader in the arrangement of offshore helicopter support services across the state of Alaska and beyond. With an extensive global network of operators and variety in single or double engined fleet capabilities, FairLifts can mobilize helicopter support anywhere at anytime. From logistical transport of crews to offshore or remote communication destinations, in the movement of repair …

Kosmos Buys Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Oil Rigs

Kosmos Buys Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Oil Rigs

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Kosmos makes a big splash with purchase of major Gulf of Mexico oil rigs Kosmos recently announced the purchase of Deep Gulf Energy in the Gulf of Mexico for $1.225 billion. The purchase is subject to regulatory approval and closing conditions, but Kosmos expects the deal to be finalized in September. The purchase allows Kosmos to immediately launch into deepwater …