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March 3, 2020
Boeing reveals its US Army Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft design
Boeing is offering the US Army an agile, fully integrated, purpose-built system for the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) prototype competition.
February 20, 2020
Sikorsky receives second contract to build Presidential Helicopters
Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, will build six production VH-92A® Presidential Helicopters under a contract from the US Navy. These helicopters are part of the 23 aircraft program of record for the US Marine Corps.
February 18, 2020
LONGBOW LLC secures contract for up to $235.8 million for fire control radar sustainment work
Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman Joint Venture will provide support services for AH-64D/E Apache foreign military customers.
December 26, 2019
Rostec has completed the delivery of attack helicopters as part of the state defense contract for 2019
Rostec's holding company Russian Helicopters has delivered over 20 attack helicopters to the Russian Defense Ministry, fully completing the state defence contract for 2019.
December 26, 2019
Joint state tests of Mi-26T2V helicopter started
Russian Helicopters holding company (part of Rostec State Corporation) and representatives of the Russian Ministry of Defense started joint state tests of Mi-26T2V heavy-lift military transport helicopter which are to last until the end of 2020.
December 26, 2019
Boeing to deliver AH-64E Apache helicopters to three allied countries
Boeing and the US Army have finalized orders from three nations to provide their armed forces with the new, more capable AH-64E Apache model. The contracts are for the remanufacture of 47 existing AH-64D Apaches.
December 3, 2019
Airbus Helicopters signs Global Support Contract for Tiger helicopters
Airbus Helicopters and OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'Armement / Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation) have signed a tri-lateral Global Support Contract aimed at boosting the availability rate of the Tigers in service in the French, German, and Spanish Armies.
November 25, 2019
Airbus Helicopters boosting support for French Cougar and Caracal fleets
Airbus Helicopters and its partner Heli-Union have signed a global support contract for the Cougar and Caracal helicopters in service in the French Army and Air Force.
November 15, 2019
Airbus Helicopters delivers first H145M to Luxembourg
Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first of two H145M multipurpose helicopters for defence and security missions to the Government of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. Together with the helicopters, Airbus also provides a training and support package to its customer.
November 12, 2019
VSR700 prototype performs first flight
The prototype of Airbus Helicopters' VSR700 unmanned aerial system has performed its first flight at a drone test centre near Aix-en-Provence in the south of France.
October 14, 2019
Sikorsky Introduces RAIDER X™, a NextGen Light-Attack Reconnaissance Helicopter Based on its Proven X2 Technology
Sikorsky and its team of suppliers are prepared to manufacture RAIDER X as the US Army's Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft
March 25, 2019
Chinook helicopters to be a game changer, says IAF Chief Dhanoa
By Vishal Thapar
India's military modernisation plan to beef up war fighting capability in the mountains begins to fall into place. A Chinook can rapidly induct 50 troops or 20 tons of weaponry per sortie to mountainous battlefields
April 18, 2018
Indian delegation witnessed performance of Ka-226T helicopter
The representatives of the Indian MoD visited Kamov Helicopters of Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec) within the framework of the project of the delivering 200 units of Ka-226T rotorcraft and establishing its serial production in India.
September 4, 2017
HAL gets orders for 41 Advanced Light Helicopters
The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited signed one more contract for supply of Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH). The contract is for 40 ALH to the Indian Army and one to the Indian Navy.