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.


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  • 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...


  • Talon guided rocket fired from MD 530G


    ​Raytheon’s Talon laser-guided rockets have been successfully fired from MD Helicopters’ MD 530G light attack...


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  • 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/
  • FARNBOROUGH: AgustaWestland secures first UK EMS customer for the AW169

    News | 15 Jul 2014 18:03 | Kate Sarsfield

    The UK's Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust (KSSAAT) has become the first first UK emergency medical services (EMS) provider to select the AgustaWestland AW169 following the order for a single unit at the show.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-AgustaWestland-secures-first-UK-EMS-customer-for-the-AW169-401530/