Turkey, Philippines Discuss Attack Helicopters, Amphibious Vehicles Delivery

October 14, 2021 @ 03:47 PM

In the first bilateral meeting between the Philippine Secretary of National Defense (SND) Delfin Lorenzana and his Turkish counterpart Minister of National Defence Hulusi Akar discussed the latest developments and way forward for Philippines-Turkey defense and military relations, in a phone call on 01 October 2021. Discussed during the call were...

Australia Seeks 12 MH-60R Maritime Helicopters Worth $985M

October 10, 2021 @ 02:17 PM

Australia wants to buy a dozen MH-60R maritime helicopters built by U.S

U.S. Army Orders Elbit Head Mounted Display Systems for Apache Helos

October 7, 2021 @ 06:48 AM

Elbit Systems of America, LLC., has won a $76 million from the U

Bell-CAE USA Team to Train U.S. Army Personnel to Fly FLRAA and...

October 7, 2021 @ 04:45 AM

Bell Textron has partnered with CAE USA to provide training services to U.S

Boeing to Support Development of UK's FMS H-47 Rotorcraft

September 29, 2021 @ 07:26 AM

Boeing has won $68M to develop H-47 Extended Range (ER) rotary wing aircraft for the United Kingdom. “The Boeing Co

Lockheed Wins $21M to Modify Standard MH-60R to Greek Configuration

September 29, 2021 @ 05:49 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $21 million contract to customize four MH-60R helicopters ordered by the Hellenic Navy from standard export configuration. “This order provides non-recurring engineering and field service representative support in support of configuration efforts for four MH-60R aircraft from standard Foreign Military Sales (FMS) configuration to the government of Greece configuration,” a U

Airbus Starts Testing Engine Back-Up System for Light Helicopters

September 22, 2021 @ 12:42 PM

Airbus Helicopters has started flight testing an engine back-up system (EBS) onboard its Flightlab. The tests are being conducted in partnership with the French Civil Aviation Authority DGAC

Sikorsky S-92 Helo Completes Maiden Flight Using Biofuel

September 22, 2021 @ 05:06 AM

Sikorskys S-92 medium-lift helicopter has completed its first flight using Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), often referred to as Biofuel. The Lockheed Martin company said it has approved the use of biofuel for the S-92 helicopter as an alternative to petroleum-based fuels and the aircraft completed its first flight

UK to Spend £400M for Chinook Defensive Systems, C-17 Upgrades

September 17, 2021 @ 01:05 PM

The UK Ministry of Defence said it is investing £400 million to equip Chinook helicopters with defensive systems, and to upgrade the C-17 Globemaster fleet. UKs C-17 fleet – which recently played a key role in the UKs evacuation from Afghanistan – will receive a £324 million investment

Safran Runs Helicopter Engine on 100 per cent Recycled Cooking Oil

September 8, 2021 @ 05:26 PM

Safran Helicopter Engines today performed a world first by running a helicopter engine run on 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). During the test, a Makila 2 engine ran on a biofuel produced by TotalEnergies from residues and waste from the circular economy, specifically used cooking oil

Boeing-Sikorsky Submit Proposal for U.S. Army's FLRAA Helicopter Requirement

September 8, 2021 @ 08:36 AM

The Sikorsky-Boeing team submitted a proposal for DEFIANT X for the U.S