Soloy portable heliports
Aproduct has been launched by SOLOY LLC & its channel partner 365DESIGN in India to support the defense and private aviation industry to increase safety when landing helicopters in remote sites. Because helicopters are called upon to land in all types of terrain they are often at risk, with the help of the Soloy portable heliports the risks can be mitigated to the lowest possible levels. They are currently being operated by various government agencies for safe wilderness helicopter operations in which environmental impact and dependability are critical issues.
The portable helipads can be used on many missions & in all kinds of industry. Rescue missions to combat operations, high altitude landing zones to swamp and river bed landings. It’s a must requirement for army, navy, coast guard, air force as well as private industries oil & gas pipeline construction, infrastructure projects in remote locations & charted helicopter service companies.
There are many examples of accidents due to operation on poorly constructed or remotely located heliports; A Bell 206B was working positioning forest management personnel. While attempting to takeoff with just the pilot on board, a bear paw snagged under a rock. The aircraft rolled onto its right hand side and sustained substantial damage. The pilot was taken to hospital with minor injuries.
A Bell 206L-1, was departing a portable landing pad at a remote drilling site after refueling. The right skid became entangled in one of the pad’s slinging cables as the helicopter lifted off. The helicopter rolled over and was substantially damaged. The solo pilot was not injured.
Portable heliports are 100% proven and all the safety risk assessment has been considered. The modular system installation of portable heliports includes telescopic legs which are adjustable on any terrain. These portable heliports are available in three (3) developed sizes; various custom sizes are also possible.
In additional to portable Heliports, Soloy’s Turbine Powered Cessna T206H Mark II Sentinel is a complete operational surveillance platform which can be equipped with a multitude of specialty units based on the needs of the operator for surveillance, it can accomplish 90% of the task performed by a helicopter at half the price is also available SOLOY & 365DESIGN comes together to give robust advance technology products to defense and private sector worldwide.