Onboard Systems Announces Canadian Launch Customers for its Airbus AS365/EC155 Cargo Hook Kit



VANCOUVER, Wash., Feb. 27, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Onboard Systems International, LLC, a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, announced that Talon Helicopters Ltd. and Qwest Helicopters, both in British Columbia, Canada, committed to purchase ten Airbus AS365/EC155 Replacement Cargo Hook kits during the 2024 HAI Heli-Expo tradeshow in Anaheim, California. The new Airbus AS365/EC155 Replacement Cargo Hook Kit is expected to receive FAA and Transport Canada STC certification this summer and will also be submitted to the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) for certification.

“Onboard has had a number of operator requests over the past few years for a replacement cargo hook kit for the Airbus AS365/EC155,” said Mike Fox, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Onboard Systems. “This new kit was developed in response to these requests, and will give operators a cost-effective option to switch out their legacy hook system for a lighter, modernized external load mission solution backed by Onboard’s industry-leading customer support.”

According to Peter Murray, President of Talon Helicopters, “We’re looking forward to working with Onboard for the fit-check testing, and ultimately getting the new Onboard equipment installed on …

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