The NBAA convention set for Oct. 12-14 in Los Angeles has already sold out 90% of planned 115 booths to 80 exhibitors. Booths, forums and skull-to-skull sessions will be held at L.A.’s giant Ambassador Hotel; airplanes will be at Burbank on Pacific Airmotive’s side of the field.
A new helicopter firm, Fliper Corp., San Ramon, California, will design and develop a new model. Released data is scanty, only that the plane will go about 125 mph, have a range of 4 hr. plus reserves and feature easy handling characteristics....More