News and Insights
Now that it’s 2018, the “2020 mandate” doesn’t seem so far away, does it?
This year Maria Rodriguez was recognized as the Appareo Pilot of the Year, an award presented annually by Helicopter Association International (HAI) as part of their Salute to Excellence program. This award recognizes an outstanding single feat performed by a helicopter pilot during the year, or extraordinary professionalism over time. Maria is being honored for … Read More
Our intern in the spotlight this month is Nick Throlson. Nick is a student at North Dakota State University and began his internship with our Quality Department in February 2017. I can bring my passion to Appareo. I’m most passionate about the idea of continuously improving, and the idea of always trying to be better than … Read More
One of the secrets behind how we create great aviation products for pilots is this: many of us are pilots ourselves! While only 0.5% of the U.S. population has a pilot’s license, more than 5% of Appareo employees do. That’s 10 times the national average! Collectively, our pilots log hundreds of flight hours in their … Read More
CHC Helicopter is headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada and provides offshore transport, search and rescue, and emergency medical services in 30 countries around the world using its fleet of more than 250 aircraft. OPPORTUNITY As one of the largest logistics companies in the world, CHC sought a partner who was capable of supplying them … Read More
It’s been a privilege partnering with AGCO to dream up some of the most innovative technologies that have ever been introduced to harvest operations. We were recently at Agritechnica to help them celebrate the introduction of IDEAL, their newest combine. Appareo was honored to work as their technology development partner enabling much of the new … Read More
Harris operates the largest air traffic control surveillance network in the world for the FAA. Harris’s network of 650+ radio stations communicate directly with commercial and general aviation aircraft in the US. This data is combined and processed with data from over 425 FAA radar systems and is used by FAA Air Traffic Controllers to … Read More
Growers now have a way to add yield-boosting, input-reducing precision seeding capabilities to older-model air carts. We’re proud to have developed the technology behind Engage Zone Control, the industry’s first retrofit section control for John Deere 1910 air carts. Read the full announcement on the Intelligent Ag website.
We had heard about the escape room phenomenon and thought we’d give it a whirl. There’s nothing like being locked in a room and racing against the clock to solve puzzles with your teammates, right? While not all of us escaped in less than an hour, everyone had a blast. Thanks Puzzled FM for hosting us!
Our annual Halloween event was SPOOKtacular this year! We invite all of our employees to bring their kids (in costume, of course!) and cruise around the office for some early trick-or-treating. We had fun with the addition of a photo booth this year: