Airbus, 30 Partners to Offer Australian Special Ops Forces H145M Helicopters

July 10, 2020 @ 10:05 AM

Airbus Helicopters has joined hands with over 20 Australian partners to form Team Nightjar, as the consortium offers its Helicopter to Project LAND 2097 Phase 4. Under this Project, the Commonwealth of Australia is seeking a fleet of helicopters to support the Australian Defence Forces Special Operations

India Receives All Ordered AH-64E Apache, CH-47F Helicopters

July 10, 2020 @ 09:41 AM

Boeing on Friday announced it completed delivery of all new AH-64E Apache and CH-47F(I) Chinook military helicopters to the Indian Air Force (IAF). The final five of the 22 Apache attack helicopters were handed over to the IAF at Air Force Station, Hindan

Indonesia denies Requesting US for MV-22 Osprey Aircraft

July 9, 2020 @ 07:43 AM

The Indonesian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has refuted a United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announcement that it had requested to buy eight Bell-Boeing MV-22 Block C Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft for $2 Billion. Secretary General of the Indonesian MoD, Donny Ermawan Taufanto asserted that there were no plans to purchase...

Russian Customs Seize "Radioactive" Helicopter in German Cargo

July 7, 2020 @ 10:38 AM

A German helicopter which emitted radiation level exceeding the standard by 55 times was seized by Russian customs officers at Vladivostok on Tuesday. “The radiation hazardous cargo (helicopter) arrived from Germany in a container (shipped) to a Russian company,” Asya Berezhnaya, spokeswoman for the Vladivostok Customs, was quoted as saying by...

New UH-60M Black Hawk Helicopters for Lithuania

July 7, 2020 @ 03:44 AM

Lithuania could buy six UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters and related equipment from the United States for $380 million. On July 6, the U

Indonesia to Buy 8 MV-22 Osprey Tilt-rotor Aircraft for $2Bn

July 7, 2020 @ 01:37 AM

The United States has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to Indonesia of eight MV-22 Block C Osprey aircraft and related equipment for an estimated cost of $2 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale Tuesday

Airbus Preparing to Deliver H160 Helicopter to US Customer

July 1, 2020 @ 12:39 PM

Airbus on Wednesday said it is preparing multi-role twin engine H160 helicopters to a US customer. The H160 helicopter has been granted type certificate by the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)

Boeing Completes Delivery of 2500th AH-64 Apache Gunship

July 1, 2020 @ 08:55 AM

Boeing on Tuesday announced it completed delivery of its 2,500th AH-64 Apache attack helicopter, an E-model Apache for the U.S

Fake Russian Ka-26 Helicopter Factory Unearthed in Moldova

June 30, 2020 @ 02:02 PM

Manufacturing fake watches and luxury goods may be known; but a factory that makes fake helicopters- copies of the Russian Ka-26- has been unearthed in the former Soviet republic of Moldova. Law enforcement officers discovered the unauthorized helicopter assembly workshop, which, according to investigators, was used to illegally manufacture and sell helicopters in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Moldovian publication,

Morocco Orders 24 Boeing Apache Helicopters Worth $4.25 billion

June 27, 2020 @ 01:52 AM

Morocco has ordered 24 Boeing AH-64 Apache Helicopters worth an estimated $4.24 Billion which will potentially include a kit to control nearby drones

US Navy Receives First Operational CMV-22B Osprey Tilt-Wing Helicopter

June 25, 2020 @ 06:12 AM

Bell Textron and Boeing delivered the first CMV-22B for fleet operations to the U.S