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October 15, 2019
Lockheed Martin's Modernized Turret adds performance, operational capabilities to the AH-64E Apache helicopter
The new design increases turret reliability by 40 percent and drastically improves aircraft availability through a variety of flight line maintenance enhancements.
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
September 24, 2019
Sikorsky Combat Rescue Helicopter approved to enter production
Lockheed Martin today announced the Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH) program achieved a Milestone C decision from the US Air Force, which moves the program into low rate initial production.
September 4, 2019
PZL Mielec displays single-station stores pylon for Armed Black Hawk
During the MSPO International Defence Industry Exhibition, PZL Mielec, a Lockheed Martin company displayed an S-70i™ Armed Black Hawk® helicopter fitted with a single-station external stores pylon.
August 30, 2019
Airbus Helicopters offers Australia cost-effective Tiger for operations beyond 2040
Airbus Helicopters is offering a cost-effective approach for taking the Tiger platform beyond 2040, in response to the Commonwealth of Australia's (CoA) Request for Information (RFI) for the Project LAND4503 Armed Reconnaissance Capability.
June 6, 2019
Sikorsky Flies Black Hawk with Optionally Piloted Vehicle Technology
Kit developed by Sikorsky gives UH-60A helicopter full-authority fly-by-wire flight controls, marking the first step toward transforming the aircraft into an Optionally Piloted Vehicle
May 17, 2019
Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter achieves first flight
The Sikorsky HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter achieved first flight today at Sikorsky's West Palm Beach, Florida site, an important step toward bringing this all-new aircraft to service members to perform critical search and rescue operations.
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.