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The purpose of this survey is to help us better understand how important external loadwork is to your business.
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Return for Service Shipping

International Return for Service shipments can be tricky—so we've compiled our best shipping tips.


Onboard Awarded EC130T2 Cargo Hook System Contract

Onboard Systems announced that it has been awarded a contract from Airbus Helicopters to design and manufacture the cargo hook system for the EC130T2 aircraft.

New Tutorial Videos Help You Make the Most of Our Website

To help you take advantage of all our website has to offer, we are rolling out a few video tutorials to showcase these features.

Photo Gallery:
West Coast Helicopters

Our thanks to West Coast Helicopters for this issue's external load photo gallery.


Wanted: Reviews & Testimonials

We would love to hear how our products or services have helped you engage in external load operations. Why not share your good experience?

Tell Us Your Story

If you've got some great helicopter photos or videos of helicopters at work, we'd love to hear from you! We'll feature your company in an upcoming issue.

Tradeshow 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!


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.
Electric Swivels
THERE ARE TIMES WHEN YOU WANT A load to be able to spin, and other times when you don't. When you are transporting a spinning load, swivels are an essential tool for enhancing flight safety. Read more...

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Documentation Updates

Documentation UpdatesWANT 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.
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