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Singapore selects H225M and Chinook helicopters

Singapore selects H225M and Chinook helicopters | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Singapore is to acquire an undisclosed number of Airbus Helicopters H225M and Boeing CH-47F rotorcraft as part of a fleet modernisation programme.
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Battery-powered R44 Helicopter Flies

Battery-powered R44 Helicopter Flies | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The tests are part of an effort to produce and electrically powered semi-autonomous helicopter for organ delivery.
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Airbus eyes India market for Panther MBe helicopters

Airbus eyes India market for Panther MBe helicopters | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Airbus Helicopters has delivered its first AS565 MBe Panther helicopter to the Mexican
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Russia's upgraded Mi-28N attack helicopter makes maiden flight | Brahmand News

Russia's upgraded Mi-28N attack helicopter makes maiden flight | Brahmand News | Helicopters | Scoop.it
A prototype of the upgraded Mi-28N attack rotorcraft fitted with a new radar, command & control systems, and an integrated avionics suite has taken to the sky last week.
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Poland picks Black Hawks after end of H225M talks

Sikorsky’s Polish subsidiary PZL Mielec already appears to be benefiting from the collapse of acquisition talks between its rival Airbus Helicopters and the Warsaw government.
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Indian helicopter takes first flight with Safran's Ardiden 1U engine

Indian helicopter takes first flight with Safran's Ardiden 1U engine | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The first flight of the Indian Light Utility Helicopter powered by Safran's Ardiden 1U engine successfully took place on Sept. 6, the company announced.
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Airbus Helicopters to invest 51.7 mln euro in Romanian plant - SeeNews - Business intelligence for Southeast Europe

Airbus Helicopters to invest 51.7 mln euro in Romanian plant - SeeNews - Business intelligence for Southeast Europe | Helicopters | Scoop.it
BUCHAREST (Romania), September 13 (SeeNews) - Airbus Helicopters Romania will invest 51.7 million euro ($58 million) in its factory in Ghimbav, in the cent
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Airbus Helicopters Mexico seeks to quadruple its production

Airbus Helicopters Mexico seeks to quadruple its production | Helicopters | Scoop.it
QUERÉTARO — The Airbus Helicopters Querétaro plant has become a reference production center for the group, with significant growth prospects in the coming years, seeking to quadruple its prod…
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World medium and heavy military helicopter market declining | defenceWeb

World medium and heavy military helicopter market declining | defenceWeb | Helicopters | Scoop.it
An estimated 4, 791 medium/heavy military rotorcraft will be produced from 2016 through 2025, with this production valued at $115. 7 billion, with yearly production predicted to decline, according..
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Russia, India plan to sign contract for Mi-26 helicopter repair

Russia, India plan to sign contract for Mi-26 helicopter repair | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The helicopters will be repaired at the Aircraft-Manufacturing Enterprise
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Your Defence News | SME secures six figure deal with aerospace giant

Your Defence News | SME secures six figure deal with aerospace giant | Helicopters | Scoop.it
SME secures six figure deal with aerospace giant
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Afghanistan receives more armed MD 530F helicopters | IHS Jane's 360

Afghanistan receives more armed MD 530F helicopters | IHS Jane's 360 | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The Afghan Air Force (AAF) has received into service a further five MD Helicopters Inc (MDHI) MD 530F Cayuse Warrior ('Jengi' [Warrior]) light attack platforms, the 438th Air Expeditionary Wing/Train, Advise, Assist Command - Air (TAAC-Air) announced in mid-July.
The helicopters arrived at Hamid
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Bell Helicopter Starts Talks For Chinese Production of 407GXP

Bell Helicopter Starts Talks For Chinese Production of 407GXP | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The agreement involves Shaanxi Aviation Industry Development Co. Ltd. and Xi'an Helicopter Company.
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​Airbus Helicopters announces raft of Japan deals

​Airbus Helicopters announces raft of Japan deals | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Airbus Helicopters has announced four Japanese orders, a new rotorcraft delivery, and a performance-based logistic deal with the Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF).
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Poland says ended talks with Airbus on helicopter deal

Poland says ended talks with Airbus on helicopter deal | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Poland has scrapped a 13.5 billionzlotys ($3.5 billion) deal for 50 Airbus utilityhelicopters that were to be delivered to the Polish army, theeconomy ministry said late on Tuesday.
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Russia, India to start joint airplane & helicopter production

Russia, India to start joint airplane & helicopter production | Helicopters | Scoop.it

New Delhi has sent an official request to Moscow to begin joint production of civilian aircraft for India, said Russian Minister of Trade and Industry Denis Manturov. Russia is ready to begin the project, added the minister.

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Sikorsky’s New Ace in the Hole: Lockheed’s Skunk Works

Sikorsky’s New Ace in the Hole: Lockheed’s Skunk Works | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The newly acquired helicopter maker is tapping into Lockheed Martin’s famed advanced tech division.
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Sikorsky receives $232 million King Stallion helicopter contract modification

Sikorsky receives $232 million King Stallion helicopter contract modification | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. has been awarded a $232 million U.S. Navy contract modification for procurement of two demo CH-53K King Stallion helicopters.
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Nigerian Air Force Orders More Russian Helicopters

Nigerian Air Force Orders More Russian Helicopters | Helicopters | Scoop.it
Mil Mi-17/24/35 rotorcraft are a key weapon against terrorism for the African state.
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Lockheed's Sikorsky scores another 14 Black Hawk orders for $158.4 million - Washington Business Journal

Lockheed's Sikorsky scores another 14 Black Hawk orders for $158.4 million - Washington Business Journal | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The twin-engine, single-rotor military chopper represents a steady stream of business for Sikorsky and tides Lockheed over in the short term as it waits to realize the long-term benefits of its November 2015 acquisition.
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Kuwait buys 30 choppers in $1.1b defense spend - ARAB TIMES

Kuwait buys 30 choppers in $1.1b defense spend - ARAB TIMES | Helicopters | Scoop.it
PARIS, Aug 9, (Agencies): Kuwait’s armed forces placed a firm order worth more than 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) for 30 Airbus Caracal military helicopters, the French defence ministry said. The deal signed on Tuesday is part of 2.5 billion euros in French defence contracts announced last year by the Gulf emirate. The long-range H225M …
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Israeli air force seeks new training helicopter

Israel’s air force is in the final stages of selecting new rotorcraft for use by its flying academy, with the AgustaWestland AW119, Airbus Helicopters H125 and Bell Helicopter 407GXP the remaining contenders.
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Helicopter market – seeking opportunities amid hardships: the military to the rescue?

Helicopter market – seeking opportunities amid hardships: the military to the rescue? | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The helicopter market remains under pressure. Despite the stabilization of defence spending, budgets remain tight and parapublic markets are considered to be mature. Various reasons can be put..
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Air Force buying more attack helicopters under 'Flight Plan 2028'

Air Force buying more attack helicopters under 'Flight Plan 2028' | Helicopters | Scoop.it
The Philippine Air Force will be acquiring more attack helicopters to beef up its fleet as part of a long-term upgrade program, a PAF official said Tuesday.

 
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