Bristol-based Stirling Dynamics to create yet more advanced helicopter control simulation tech

| December 27, 2016

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Bristol-based Stirling Dynamics, pioneers in active controls technology, have teamed up with SGB Enterprise, experts in flight simulation and training procedures for pilots, for a third year running. This renewed contract promises that Stirling Dynamics will continue to provide its active controls for simulators of SGB Enterprises’s UH-60 and CH-47 helicopters.

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