Sikorsky is insisting it has not abandoned its product line of Schweizer light helicopters, but is working to rationalize it in a bid to reduce costs. Sikorsky took over Schweizer in 2004, taking on the product lines of S-300, S-333 and S-434 light piston and turbine light helicopters. But since the takeover, production of the light helicopter line has been significantly reduced, and several operators of the type have struggled to get parts for the helicopters, limiting training and ...
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