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  • S-97 Raider makes debut test flight


    ​Sikorsky has completed a first flight of the self-funded S-97 Raider at the company's flight test facility in West Palm Beach, Florida, to open a year-long test and demonstration phase for the high-speed, compound helicopter proposed for light attack, scout and special utility missions.


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  • S-97 Raider makes debut test flight


    ​Sikorsky has completed a first flight of the self-funded S-97 Raider at the company's flight test facility in West...


  • US Army CIRCM downselection expected in July


    Downselection from the US Army for the engineering, manufacture and design phase of its future Common Infrared...


  • APKWS hits 10-for-10 in rocket tests from Australian Tiger


    ​The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has conducted live firing tests of the BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon...


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  • S-97 Raider makes debut test flight

    News | 22 May 2015 16:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Sikorsky has completed a first flight of the self-funded S-97 Raider at the company's flight test facility in West Palm Beach, Florida, to open a year-long test and demonstration phase for the high-speed, compound helicopter proposed for light attack, scout and special utility missions.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/S-97-Raider-makes-debut-test-flight-412703/
  • US Army CIRCM downselection expected in July

    News | 20 May 2015 14:05 | Beth Stevenson

    Downselection from the US Army for the engineering, manufacture and design phase of its future Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) programme is expected to be made in July, and could include low rate initial production (LRIP) of the aircraft protection system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Army-CIRCM-downselection-expected-in-July-412588/
  • APKWS hits 10-for-10 in rocket tests from Australian Tiger

    News | 13 Apr 2015 15:45 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has conducted live firing tests of the BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) on board its Airbus Helicopters Tiger rotorcraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/APKWS-hits-10-for-10-in-rocket-tests-from-Australian-Tiger-411143/
  • In a spin: the US Army's Top 10 helicopter types

    News | 02 Apr 2015 14:37 | Craig Hoyle

    ​In the week that a senior US Army aviation official conceded that the branch’s planned modernisation and Future Vertical Lift projects cannot both be funded in the face of potential further sequestration cuts, our Top 10 looks at the scale of service’s current inventory.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/In-a-spin-the-US-Armys-Top-10-helicopter-types-410852/
  • Industry asks US Army, one shaft or two for new helicopter engine

    News | 18 Mar 2015 18:33 | Dan Parsons

    Competition for the US Army’s improved turbine engine programme (ITEP) is shaping up to be a head-to-head match-up between single-spool and double-spool turboshaft powerplant designs.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Industry-asks-US-Army-one-shaft-or-two-for-new-helicopter-engine-410325/
  • Sikorsky explores coaxial applications beyond Raider

    News | 03 Mar 2015 21:32 | Dan Parsons

    ​Sikorsky’s S-97 Raider has not yet flown, but the company is considering extending the aircraft’s coaxial rotor design to other platforms.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sikorsky-explores-coaxial-applications-beyond-Raider-409714/