News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
The consequence is reduced production of medium and heavy helicopters.
Helicopter is equipped with dual Universal Avionics UNS-1Espw SBAS-FMSs and uses four-axis coupled modes in the pseudo-ILS mode down to circling minimums.
Prototype is representative of a multimission, high-speed helicopter for the U.S. Army, manufacturer says.
Deal with JSC Ural Works of Civil Aviation (UWCA) to assemble 407GXPs in Russia will speed their inclusion on the country's aircraft registry.
The manufacturer will start production in Mesa, Ariz., for international AH-6i light attack helicopters the Saudi National Guard requires.
Helicopter performing well for oil-and-gas operators.
The HMVS system seeks to actively cancel rotor-induced vibration at its source.
A switch illuminates the master caution panel indicating “tailboom” in the event of a failure.
Touchscreen technology is at the heart of the panel, which won’t be installed in the aircraft until 2025 or 2030.
Bell Helicopter has achieved its first European sale for the 407GXP single.