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  • Rotorcraft rivals trade blows over US Army trainer buy


    Airbus Helicopters has defended the US Army’s decision to purchase 155 of its rotorcraft to operate as trainers without running an open competition, despite a rival’s bid to stop the proposed $1.16 billion acquisition.


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  • Rotorcraft rivals trade blows over US Army trainer buy


    Airbus Helicopters has defended the US Army’s decision to purchase 155 of its rotorcraft to operate as trainers without...


  • HELITECH: Lessor Waypoint warns of crowded market


    Ireland-based Waypoint Leasing has warned of the limited size of the helicopter lease market, given the rising number...


  • PICTURE: Fourth AW169 takes to the skies


    The fourth and final AgustaWestland AW169 helicopter prototype made its maiden flight on 31 January at the airframer's...


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  • Rotorcraft rivals trade blows over US Army trainer buy

    News | 29 Sep 2014 16:49 | Dominic Perry

    Airbus Helicopters has defended the US Army’s decision to purchase 155 of its rotorcraft to operate as trainers without running an open competition, despite a rival’s bid to stop the proposed $1.16 billion acquisition.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rotorcraft-rivals-trade-blows-over-US-Army-trainer-buy-404257/
  • ​Japanese police order AW109

    News | 12 Sep 2014 06:39

    The Japan National Police Agency has ordered a single AgustaWestland AW109 Power helicopter, with delivery scheduled for December 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japanese-police-order-AW109-403628/
  • UK MoD begins training helicopter acquisition

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:21 | Dominic Perry

    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has kicked off the acquisition process to replace its fleet of 34 Airbus Helicopters AS350 B3 Squirrel HT1 trainers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-MoD-begins-training-helicopter-acquisition-403559/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Helicopter market settles into execution mode

    News | 09 Jul 2014 08:32 | Dominic Perry

    This year has been relatively sedate for rotorcraft manufacturers, with the focus being on certificating, building and shipping new types announced in years pasthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Helicopter-market-settles-into-execution-mode-400855/
  • HELI-EXPO: AgustaWestland unveils new AW109 Trekker

    News | 26 Feb 2014 15:21 | Stephen Trimble

    ​AgustaWestland on 25 February unveiled a new version of the A109 GrandNew light twin-engined helicopter with its familiar-looking, retractable landing gear replaced with fixed landing skids.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HELI-EXPO-AgustaWestland-unveils-new-AW109-Trekker-396364/
  • IN FOCUS Ascend safety review

    News | 05 Feb 2014 16:03 | Paul Hayes

    Provisional figures for the number of civil helicopter accidents, fatal accidents and fatalities in 2013 show no improvement over recent years and might suggest that, as far as safety is concerned, for many operators it is business as usual.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Ascend-safety-review-395580/