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May 20, 2019, 11:19 AM

Russian Helicopters Keeps Low Profile at HeliRussia’2019

The Russian manufacturer has experienced a downturn in sales, but now has an order for 100 Mi-28NMs.

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Tucano
May 8, 2019 - 4:14 AM
The U.S. Navy has let four training contracts, including one to an ATAC-led team that will provide aircraft for training close-support air controllers.
K-Max in flight
May 7, 2019 - 10:46 AM
Kaman says it is working on optionally piloted vehicles for commercial use
May 7, 2019 - 3:45 AM
Russia has announced that it will soon be ready to export the Su-57, and Turkey is keen to find out more because of the ongoing spat with Washington
Hürjet
May 6, 2019 - 4:27 AM
Turkish Aerospace's Hürjet advanced trainer program is back on track following delays caused by supplier selection issues.
Anka Aksungur
May 1, 2019 - 11:42 AM
TAI's large twin-engine Anka Aksungur UAV is making its first public appearance at IDEF as the program gears up to fly with indigenous powerplants.
F-35A
May 1, 2019 - 9:53 AM
F-35As have been flying operational missions as part of Operation Inherent Resolve. Now the aircraft have released weapons for the first time.
May 1, 2019 - 9:06 AM
Having been halted for some while remedies for a spin problem have been devised, the HAL HJT-36 Sitara jet trainer is back in the air again
PM-LKT and OPSN-I
May 1, 2019 - 4:35 AM
Ukraine has two major programs running as part of a plan to maintain and develop advanced capabilities for its attack helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft.
Apr 30, 2019 - 10:14 AM
KAI has hopes that Indonesia will be the first export customer for the KUH-1 utility transport helicopter
Apr 26, 2019 - 1:23 PM
Poland is buying four AW101s from Leonardo to dramatically improve the capabilities of the Polish navy's air brigade