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Announced as a kit project, the C630 will now be a certified model.
The helicopter will be based on a yacht in Europe.
The company will provide 400 sets for LAH service after 2020.
The Sion facility will offer maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the Bell 429.
Lockheed Martin’s acquisition of Sikorsky has led to a version of the Black Hawk helicopter with mostly LM weaponry.
FIPS certification follows that of the Limited Ice Protection System (LIPS) in September last year.
Kaman displays industrial versatility as K-Max re-enters production.
L-3 Wescam is due to have completed deliveries of the turrets to Airbus by June next year.
Fuji Heavy Industries—shortly to become the Subaru Corporation—has secured a contract to build the JGSDF’s next utility helicopter.
Having amassed considerable experience operating Mi-8/17s on UN contracts