STC awarded for night vision lighting


urs1United Rotorcraft Solutions (URS), and partner Ahlers Aerospace, were awarded an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate for their Night Vision Lighting modifications on the Bell 430.

This modification incorporates externally mounted filters that improve day light readability. The design also reduces installation time and cost, according to company officials. The external filters allow the modified component to remain generic, retaining the advantages of local repair and/or overhaul.

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URS designs Bell 407 panel


United Rotorcraft Solutions (URS) has designed and fabricated an extended instrument panel for the Bell 407.

The panel can be built to any customer’s specifications, according to company officials. URS will cut, paint and silk screen the panel so it goes out as a finished product. The only thing left to the customer is installation and final fitting of the bonnet and glare shield, officials note.

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