Category: Press Releases

Enstrom Participates in Great Alaska Aviation Gathering

The Alaska Airmen’s Association hosted an amazing gathering of aviators the weekend of May 4-5, known as the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering. Enstrom’s Senior Technical Fellow Bayard DuPont, who spends part of his year transporting heli-fishermen across the Alaskan wilderness, acted as Enstrom’s official representative. The free gathering, held at the state fairgrounds, typically attracts… Read more »

Enstrom among select few helicopters in Washington, D.C. flyover

On May 11, Enstrom Helicopter Corporation had the distinct honor of taking part in a general aviation flyover of the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The flyover was in commemoration of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)’s 85th anniversary. The diverse group of aircraft included 15 chapters of planes, telling the story of GA… Read more »

Enstrom Receives EASA Repair Station Validation

Enstrom will be able to better care for its European customers with its recent repair station validation by the EASA. This validation certifies that Enstrom repair station processes are in full compliance with the latest EASA requirements. Enstrom’s state-of-the-art repair station (EASA.145.8090) operates within its Menominee, MI factory. It will now provide European Union customers… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation Shines in Florida’s SUN ‘n FUN

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation made the trip to Lakeland, Florida for a dynamic appearance at this year’s SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo. The annual aircraft showcase attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors, earning it the designation of “spring break for pilots.” SUN ‘n FUN features more than 500 exhibitors, a series of hands-on workshops, and dozens… Read more »

Zambia Air Force celebrates introducing new Enstrom helicopters into service

Enstrom continues to grow its global footprint. On March 25, Zambia Air Force (ZAF) welcomed two newly delivered Enstrom 480B turbine helicopters into its fleet. Enstrom representatives joined ZAF personnel for an induction ceremony in Lusaka, featuring speeches, food, photos, and traditional entertainment. “The induction ceremony was amazing!” said Enstrom Senior Tech Representative Bayard duPont.… Read more »

Enstrom Debuts New Partnerships, Paint Schemes at HAI HELI-EXPO 2024

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation once again demonstrated its innovative vision for the future at HAI HELI-EXPO 2024, the world’s largest annual helicopter trade show. Between February 26-29, more than 15,000 helicopter pilots, professionals, and enthusiasts from 87 countries packed into Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, breaking attendance records. Enstrom representatives made the most of this… Read more »

Enstrom Adds Air Conditioning to 280FX and F28F Helicopters

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Kelly Aerospace Thermal Systems to provide air conditioning for Enstrom 280FX and F28F helicopters. The state-of-the-art all-electric system will be STC’d by Kelly and available for installation in factory new aircraft as well as for field installation. “Air conditioning has been high on… Read more »

Enstrom Selects Genesys Helicopter Autopilot For Enstrom 480B

Enstrom Collaborating with Genesys to Certify Latest Helicopter Autopilot Genesys Aerosystems, a Moog company, announced today that it is working with Enstrom Helicopter Corporation to install and certify the latest generation Genesys Helicopter Autopilot in the Enstrom 480B. The 3-axis VFR autopilot is scheduled for completion and availability for OEM factory fit and aftermarket retrofit… Read more »

Enstrom expands partnership with Airwolf Aerospace, offering new lithium-ion battery option

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation is expanding its relationship with Airwolf Aerospace, adding a supplemental type certificate (STC) for the installation of True Blue Power® TB17 Lithium-ion batteries. This option will be available for all Enstrom 480B model helicopters. Airwolf Aerospace has acted as a trusted, long-time supplier for Enstrom, providing the main rotor Tension Torsion straps… Read more »

Upcoming Events

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.

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Enstrom Maintenance Course, Turbine

06/10/2024 Fri., 06/14/2024
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.

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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

07/22/2024 Sun., 07/28/2024
Location: Oshkosh/Nekimi, Wisconsin
Only in Oshkosh will you live seven straight days of world-class aerobatics, history coming alive through airplanes from all eras of flight filling the skies, fun into the night, camaraderie with fellow aviation enthusiasts, and much, much more.

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