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Bernd Van Doornick

Bernd Van Doornick is among of the most experienced helicopter pilots. He has in fact logged more than 24'500 flight hours, most of which have been…

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François-Xavier Bagnoud

On January 14, 1986, the Swiss rotary-wing world lost a promising young man in a tragic accident: François-Xavier Bagnoud was only 24 years old when…

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Hughes 500D

The birth of the Hughes 500D is directly linked to a helicopter developed by the Hughes Tool Company during the final stages of the Vietnam war to…

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Kolesnik Peter

Peter Kolesnik for many years has been a reference for pilots in central and eastern Switzerland. He joined Linth Helikopter in 1974 and made a…

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Focus on the Robinson 22

On March 16, 1979 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued the Robinson R22 type certificate to Frank Robinson. Forty years after its debut in…

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