Author: Luke Secaur

HAI HELI-EXPO 2023 Wrap-Up

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is celebrating a successful showing at HAI HELI-EXPO 2023 in Atlanta, GA.  More than 17,000 industry professionals attended the annual, three-day event. Many of them left the Georgia World Congress Center buzzing about Enstrom’s triumphant return to production and reenergized product line. Here are some highlights: Enstrom grabbed the spotlight early in the… Read more »

Enstrom sells 12 helicopters at HAI HELI-EXPO

Enstrom Helicopter is proud to announce that they have sold 12 helicopters at the HAI HELI-EXPO! “We came into the show with some very high sales expectations, and we are thrilled with the results,” said Dennis Martin, Vice President Sales & Marketing. In addition to a new glass panel system available on both the 480B… Read more »

New RPM governor for Enstrom piston helicopters

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is pleased to reveal the development of a new RPM governor for Enstrom piston helicopters. Designed to aid pilots in maintaining rotor RPM, the new governor uses a digital controller and fast-acting servo motor to accurately control RPM. According to Bill Taylor, Enstrom’s VP of Engineering. “The pilot can set the RPM… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Glass Panel

Enstrom is excited to announce new all-glass instrument panels for 2023. Available on both the 480B and 280FX, the new panels bring state-of-the-art avionics and incredible capability to Enstrom helicopter cockpits. The new panels are designed around a Garmin G500H TXi EFIS display. Replacing traditional flight and navigation instruments, the G500 features a robust and… Read more »

Discover the New Enstrom at HAI HELI-EXPO 2023

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation invites all rotorcraft enthusiasts to discover the new and improved Enstrom at this year’s HAI HELI-EXPO in Atlanta. The annual event features networking opportunities and hundreds of education courses with more than 14,000 industry professionals. A lot has changed for Enstrom since last year’s HELI-EXPO. New, visionary ownership has brought about company-wide… Read more »

­­Enstrom Helicopter Corporation names Todd Tetzlaff as incoming president

Enstrom enters a new era of growth and expansion with new leadership at the helm. We are delighted to welcome Todd Tetzlaff back to the Enstrom family as incoming president. Todd is no stranger to the company. He first set foot in the Menominee, MI factory more than three decades ago when, while still a… Read more »

How special is Special VFR?

Heli-Expo 2023 is being held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA March 6 – 9. As always it is a great event. I would encourage you to attend one or more of the many educational events sponsored by HAI. This year I will be presenting “DPE’s Pet Peeves” on Wednesday, March 8th… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter at HAI Booth Concept

We’d love to share an early concept for our booth at HAI this year. We invite all rotorcraft enthusiasts to come meet us at this year’s HAI Heli-Expo in Atlanta, Georgia, March 7-9. You’ll find us in booth C2820. Todd would love to connect with you and share more about his vision for the future… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter First Flight

Enstrom is excited to announce the flight of the first new 480B Helicopter after reopening just eight months ago. The turbine-powered 480B is the 1317th Enstrom helicopter built, and the 255th 480 series helicopter. This aircraft was a new build, using components procured, machined, fabricated, and assembled onsite. The stunning new paint scheme and new… Read more »

Upcoming Events

The Great Alaskan Aviation Gathering

05/04/2024
Location: The Alaska State Fairgrounds
The first weekend in May every year, Alaskans gather to celebrate aviation and plan for the upcoming flying season by attending the largest free aviation event in the nation!

Event Details

Washington DC Flyover

05/11/2024
Location: Washington, DC
The GA Flyover will commemorate the many contributions general aviation has provided to this nation over the past eight decades.

Event Details

Enstrom Maintenance Course, Piston

06/03/2024 Fri., 06/07/2024
Cost: $1,400 Per Person
Location: Menominee, Michigan, USA
Enstrom offers maintenance courses to educate pilots and ground crew. They are I.A. Renewal Accredited.

Event Details
See All Upcoming Events