Top News on MD Helicopters

  • Eurocopter works to fend off upgrade challenge for US AAS deal


    Eurocopter believes the US Army's requirement to replace or upgrade its fleet of ageing Bell OH-58 Kiowa Warriors is the "largest military opportunity in the coming years", amid a global defence market that will remain "slow" for the foreseeable future.


  • Other News for MD Helicopters

  • Afghan air force to add armed MD 530F to helicopter fleet


    The Afghan air force is to receive approximately 20 armed variants of the MD Helicopters MD 530F utility helicopter, an...


  • Russian delivers final US-bought transport helicopter to Afghan army


    ​Russia has delivered the last of 63 Mi-17 transport helicopter purchased by the US Defense Department on behalf of the...


  • US DoD confirms Saudi AH-6I deal


    ​The US Department of Defense (DoD) has confirmed that Saudi Arabia will be the launch customer for the Boeing AH-6I...


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  • Afghan air force to add armed MD 530F to helicopter fleet

    News | 22 Jan 2015 14:42 | Beth Stevenson

    The Afghan air force is to receive approximately 20 armed variants of the MD Helicopters MD 530F utility helicopter, an official close to the force has confirmed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Afghan-air-force-to-add-armed-MD-530F-to-helicopter-fleet-408204/
  • Russian delivers final US-bought transport helicopter to Afghan army

    News | 31 Oct 2014 19:42 | Dan Parsons

    ​Russia has delivered the last of 63 Mi-17 transport helicopter purchased by the US Defense Department on behalf of the Afghan National Army.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-delivers-final-US-bought-transport-helicopter-to-Afghan-army-405511/
  • Jordan picks Robinson R44 as MD500 replacement

    News | 16 Oct 2014 15:00 | Dominic Perry

    ​Jordan has selected the Robinson R44 Raven II to replace its fleet of aged MD Helicopters MD500Ds which have been in service since 1981.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jordan-picks-Robinson-R44-as-MD500-replacement-404844/
  • US DoD confirms Saudi AH-6I deal

    News | 02 Sep 2014 11:44 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The US Department of Defense (DoD) has confirmed that Saudi Arabia will be the launch customer for the Boeing AH-6I light attack helicopter following the signing of $234 million contract for 24 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-DoD-confirms-Saudi-AH-6I-deal-403239/
  • Talon guided rocket fired from MD 530G

    News | 06 Aug 2014 14:24 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Raytheon’s Talon laser-guided rockets have been successfully fired from MD Helicopters’ MD 530G light attack helicopter during a series of tests at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Talon-guided-rocket-fired-from-MD-530G-402428/
  • KAI to develop 4.5t civil, military helicopter

    News | 23 Jul 2014 06:49 | Greg Waldron

    Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has emerged as the preferred bidder to develop a 4.5t helicopter with both civilian and military variants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KAI-to-develop-45t-civil-military-helicopter-401888/