The Enstrom Helicopter Corporation Receives Production Certificate

The Enstrom Helicopter Corporation (Enstrom) is excited to announce that it has received FAA Production Certificate No. 26CE. Doug Smith, Enstrom’s VP of Quality Assurance, was on hand to receive the Production Certificate (PC) in person at the Minneapolis MIDO. The PC authorizes Enstrom to manufacture parts for all models of Enstrom helicopters, an important milestone… Read more »

A Unique Holiday Gift: Learn to Fly at DeKalb County Airport

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a pilot and taking to the sky in the controls of an airplane? Becoming a pilot is within your reach with Sweet Aviation at DeKalb County Airport! “We’re super-excited to be able to start offering our private pilot ground school classes in Auburn,” said Scotty Hepler, FBO Manager of… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Enstrom Helicopter announced today they have hired Adam Richardson as their Chief Operating Officer. Adam has over 17 years of experience in the aerospace industry, having held a variety of roles across multiple functions including Quality, Planning & Control, and Operations Management. Adam was born and raised in Indiana, joined the Marine Corps, and eventually… Read more »

Sweet Aviation Becomes the FBO for the DeKalb County Airport

After months of planning and preparation, Tuesday, November 1 marked the start of Sweet Aviation taking over operations of the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) at the DeKalb County Airport. “We couldn’t be happier to welcome Sweet Aviation as our Fixed Base Operator,” said Russ Couchman DCAA Airport Manager. “The months leading up to the transition… Read more »

Enstrom Helicopter launches RotorWire

Enstrom Helicopter announced today the launch of their email newsletter “RotorWire.” “Keeping our customers and fans of Enstrom Helicopters informed of what’s happening at Enstrom is a priority of ours,” said Dennis Martin Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Enstrom. “And we thought one great way to connect with people directly was with an… Read more »

Renderings of The Pearl

Today Surack Enterprises unveiled new views of The Pearl, coming in 2024 The Pearl will become a cornerstone of growth in our city and for our residents.

New Look for Longe Optical North Anthony

For over 70 years, Longe Optical has remained committed to their guests’ complete satisfaction, and continuing that tradition today they announced the conclusion of the remodeling of the exterior to their North Anthony Boulevard location. The public is welcome to stop in and view the work at 3409 N. Anthony Blvd. They can also schedule… Read more »

Quimby Hall, Fort Wayne’s brand-new event center and reception hall

After months of renovations, upgrades, and refurbishments, Quimby Hall, located at 1502 Bluffton Road and right next door to the Clyde Theatre and the Club Room at the Clyde, is now accepting bookings for fall meetings, corporate holiday parties, receptions, banquets, weddings, and events. Boasting over 4,000 square feet of space that can accommodate up… Read more »

The Pearl Construction Site

This photo was recently taken at dawn at the construction site of The Pearl building.  

See Enstrom at EAA AirVenture 2022

Built from a passion for American ingenuity and entrepreneurship, Enstrom Helicopter was founded in 1959 with a focus on safety, value and performance – and that focus has never faltered. For over 60 years, Enstrom has been supplying quality-made parts and helicopters worldwide; from military and police applications to private and commercial flight uses. Now,… Read more »