VERTOL

AcronymDefinition
VERTOLVertical Takeoff & Landing
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Vendor shall make available to the City of Seattle one model Boeing Vertol 107-11 helicopter or equivalent with qualified pilots, mechanics and ground crews to perform the services below:
2540) The JFCOM also provided a reasonable explanation for determining Vertol unable to obtain the certifications in time to participate in the exercise.
The Vertol 107-II, along with the Chinook, which was dispatched to southern Oregon on June 9, are engaged in water dropping using external buckets of 1,100 and 2,600 gallons, respectively.
The helicopters, originally manufactured in the early 1970s as CH-47C models, but upgraded in 1988 to the D-model configuration, will join the operator's fleet of six Columbia model 234 Chinooks, and 14 Columbia Vertol 107-II.
The French Army installed light machine guns and rocket pods on some Vertol H-21s ('La Banane ) and on the turbine-engined Sud- Est Alouette II, some examples of which were armed with Nord SS.
Gusting winds continued into Tuesday, but firefighting officials occasionally sent in their two heaviest helicopters, the Chinook and the Vertol 107, incident spokeswoman Alexis West said.
In this study helicopter logging using a Boeing Vertol 107 in an approximately 70-year-old stand in West Virginia was examined.
NASDAQ: "SISI"), which designs, manufactures and markets high-performance industrial sensors, weighing and factory automation equipment and systems, today announced that its Revere Transducers subsidiary has received a significant order from the United States Government for sensors to be used on the Boeing Vertol Helicopter, a heavy-lift H64 used by all U.
Portland, Oregon-based Columbia Helicopters flew in excess of 1,100 flight hours, with four Vertol 107-IIs, and one Model 234 Chinook on fires in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Montana, Arizona and New Mexico.
But, this year, it's five--one 234 Chinook and four Vertol model 107s.
Also working from the Scott Valley Airport during the current emergency is a Columbia Helicopters Vertol 107, twin rotor, twin engine helicopter.