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News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft powerplants.

Kamov Ka-62
Aug 2, 2012 - 12:25 AM
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Nov 1, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Turbomeca plans to reduce the specific fuel consumption (SFC) of its turboshaft engines by 37 percent by 2030,
Eurocopter EC145T2
Oct 4, 2011 - 12:35 AM
Eurocopter is upgrading most of its product range, with the goal of providing improved performance and reduced costs.
Sep 30, 2011 - 9:20 PM
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Jul 29, 2011 - 7:50 AM
The chairman of Canada’s Transportation Safety Board (TSB) wants a mandatory 30-minute “run dry” requirement on all main gearboxes (MGB) for future helicop
Jul 28, 2011 - 9:25 AM
Sikorsky has announced the end of the S-76C++ production run, thus firming up S-76D delivery plans for this year.
Jul 28, 2011 - 9:25 AM
The European Union market is a “top priority” for Russian Helicopters, and the manufacturer does not want to limit those Russian-made models that are in op
Jul 28, 2011 - 7:45 AM
Special conditions for the Pratt & Whitney Canada PW210S turboshaft, which is powering the in-development Sikorsky S-76D, have been issued by the FAA and a
Jun 27, 2011 - 9:20 AM
Turbomeca has received EASA certification for its 950-shp Arriel 2D turboshaft, destined to power the Eurocopter AS350B3e Squirrel.