SE 2014-02 is just about our official annoucement of our people campaign ON LINE! You can now donate while browsing pacefully from home. The Tax deduction can be made on your French Tax, but also, against Tax in the United States or any European counrty having sign a Tax agreement including the French Heritage Foundation. See on line on the French Heritage Foundation site to find out the full details, name and addresses of the corresponding Foundations by countries. So, basically, wherever you are, you can donate and support our projetc while deducting from your Tax!
NL 2014-02 is based on a forgotten and almost unknown story: the return under sling of the HSS n°130 Hotel onboard the Jeanne of Arc on March 1977 following engine problems and emergency landing on Molokaï island, Hawaii. Superb pictures given to us 37 years after this event by ex-French Navy sailors who had witness this epic return are there for the first time to support our narration. Enjoy the reading!
SE 2014-01: This Siko events is about the 4th French Air Crossroad and the signature of our French Heritage Foundation subscription for people sponsoring. That happened on April, the 26th 2014 with Madame the General Valerie Andre, Madame Catherine Maunoury, the Air and Space Museum President, Mister Jean de Raignac, the French Heritage Foundation representative and our un Siko en vol President, Mister Jean-Pierre Montreuil.
You will find a link to a 18 minutes video (unfortunately in French only) where you can see the complete ceremony under the blades of the Sikorsky H34-SA 53, the elder sister of our SA 55.
NL 2014-01: The January-February-March 2014 Newsletter about the French Heritage Foundation and our people sponsorship subscription. We also introduce the diferent associations qupporting our project and giving us some help on broadcasting our news on the web.
NL 2013-03: the Xmas and End of year season grettings followed by Madame Valérie André's link to our aircraft discovered accidently. She flew our aircraft in the South of Algeria 53 years before. Futhermore, she had an engine failure followed by a successful autorotation ended in the middle of the desert.
This Siko Events is about the Summer 2013 festivals in Vendée. Thierry and Annie, two famous country side caracters came to visit us at the Agricultural Festival. You can see them in front of the Héli'Berté squirrel with a few of the volunteers organising the event. Should you follow one of the inside links, you will take-off with them obove the Vendée countryside. Fasten you seat belts, off we go!
2013-02 NL: About our works in progress during the Summer 2013, starting with the hangar second florr storage area, then the different steps followed to achieve the engine removal. This would open on future possible airframe works. Discover our team members conducting this huge work and see their progresses step by step.