Safety Check: Behind the Scenes of Enstrom’s D.C. Flyover

It’s summer flying season, and helicopter pilots are frequently called upon to fly for airshows or other aviation events. That might involve giving rides, doing flyovers, demonstrating our aircraft, or just parking our helicopters for static displays. Not only are these a great way to show people the amazing inner workings of helicopters, but they… Read more »

Cavalcade of Planes Delights Crowd, so does Enstrom

Dozens of vintage, historic, and military aircraft took to the skies above Bolingbrook, IL earlier this month for the Cavalcade of Planes Air Show. Enstrom is proud to have taken part, with hundreds of people lining up to explore the Enstrom 480B at Clow International Airport. Enstrom Chief Commercial Officer Dennis Martin flew the helicopter… Read more »

Enstrom Returns to Rotors ‘n Ribs

Enstrom will showcase one of its latest helicopters to a friendly, Midwestern crowd at this year’s Rotors ‘n Ribs celebration in Goshen, Indiana July 13, 2024. Enstrom’s 480B will join dozens of other rotorcraft at what is considered one of the country’s premier helicopter fly-ins, featuring pilots from all over the nation.

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation to Return to EAA AirVenture in July

Aviation enthusiasts can once again look forward to Enstrom participating in EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The 71st annual celebration runs from July 22-28 at Wittman Regional Airport. Last year, more than 677,000 people joined the fun, setting a new attendance record. “There’s nothing quite like being surrounded by hundreds of thousands of people who… Read more »

Safety Check: It’s Time for Some Campaigning

This month saw Hoosier voters head to the polls for Indiana’s primary election season. With both parties’ candidates virtually locked in, we can expect the 2024 general election campaigns to shift into high gear, and with that, an increase in temporary flight restrictions (TFRs) across the campaign trail. You’ll remember, that in last month’s newsletter, we… Read more »

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 »

Employee Spotlight: Jackie Kamps, Marketing Manager

My name is Jackie Kamps, but ever since my first HAI HELI-EXPO show, you’ll commonly hear me referred to as “Mother Hen.” Roger Sharkey gave me the nickname based on my ability to herd the team to the shows and meetings, and the nickname stuck. That was nearly 20 years ago in 2005. For the… 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 »

Upcoming Events

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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Enstrom Maintenance Course, Piston

09/23/2024 Fri., 09/27/2024
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

09/30/2024 Fri., 10/04/2024
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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