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April 2011

Volume 8, Issue 1

In this issue
Onboard Systems Unveils New Cargo Hook Suspension System for the AgustaWestland A109/119 Aircraft

Onboard Systems introduced its new cargo hook suspension system for the AgustaWestland A109/119 helicopter models at the 2011 Heli-Expo Convention in Orlando, Florida. Read more...

Full Cage Remote Hooks:
New Options for External Load Operations

Onboard now offers full-cage versions of our popular 3,000 LB and 6,000 LB TALON™ Remote Hooks. In addition, we added a brush guard and a hook lock indicator for even greater safety. Read more...

Featured Product: Electric Swivels
Improve your external load performance, prevent damage to electrical cables and simplify operations with our new Electric Swivels—designed for use with our TALON 3K & 6K Remote Hooks. Read more...

Customer Survey: Acceptance Test Procedures & Equipment for Cargo Hook Overhauls
Onboard Systems is committed to customer satisfaction by continually improving product quality and customer service. The purpose of this survey is to gather feedback on acceptance test procedures and equipment when performing cargo hook overhauls. Read more...

Send Us Your Photos & Stories—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 customers, Ron Geiser of Aircoastal Helicopters in Lantana, Florida. Read more...

The Hook is published four 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.
Onboard's New Electric Swivel

OUR NEW ELECTRIC SWIVELS are designed to interface directly with Onboard's TALON™ 3K & 6K Remote Cargo Hooks and include many safety and durability features. 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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