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June 2009

Volume 6, Issue 3

In this issue

2009 North American Fire Season Forecast;
El Niño Forming in Pacific Ocean

Current wildland fire forecasts for the summer of 2009 have been released by the NIFC. In the meanwhile, the CPC is predicting the formation of a new El Niño event in July-August. Read more...


Helicopters at Work Profile:
Helicopter Overcity Banner Systems (HOBS)

When it comes to finding new ways to put their aircraft to work, helicopter operators are extremely resourceful. For those who may be interested in tapping into Madison Avenue-style revenues, Heli Banners Ltd. offers a unique niche market — banner advertising. Read more...


Customer Survey: Remote Equipment

This issue we'd like to learn more about the types of remote equipment used by our customers. This information will help us continue to develop products and services that will best meet your needs. Read more...


Send Us Your Photos & Stories, and Win Some Great Prizes!

Fame and fortune could be yours this year—if you've got some helicopter photos and/or an interesting story to share about your organization's external load operations. Read more...


Trade Show Schedule

We'll be attending a number of shows in the near future, so if you're planning to attend as well, please stop by our booth and say hello! Read more...


On the Cover

This issue's exciting masthead photo comes courtesy of one of our subscribers, Douglas Noblet of Wild Air Photography in Nelson, BC in Canada. Read more...


The Hook is published six times a year by Onboard Systems International to provide customers, prospects and other interested parties with educational information regarding our products and services, as well as industry news.

Featured Product:
Onboard Weighing Systems

OUR ONBOARD WEIGHING SYSTEMS increase productivity, safety, and accurate load weight reporting. Lift with confidence every time while you increase average loads and improve operational efficiency. Read more...

Documentation Update List

Go to our list of updated documentsWANT TO KNOW if we've updated the documentation for one of your parts? Here's a list of all the documentation updates and service bulletins that have taken place since the last issue of The Hook. Read more...

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