News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
Parent company still has to make up its mind about selling or spinning off Sikorsky.
The constantly evolving Mi-8/17 family of helicopters accounted for more than half of all shipments in the past several years.
India’s selection of the Kamov Ka-226T for its recon and surveillance helicopter requirement was a blow to Airbus Helicopters, but a boon to Turbomeca.
X4 program materializes into innovative AW139 competitor but drops fly-by-wire controls.
Modified S-76 has logged more than 75 hours of flight testing, including autonomous zone selection and landing.
The K-Max was certified in 1994 and the production line was shuttered in 2003 after 38 were built.
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.