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  • OPINION: Can gadget-free H160 be a revolutionary success?


    ​As the curtain dropped behind Airbus Helicopters’ beaming chief executive Guillaume Faury at the Heli-Expo show in Orlando, Florida, it revealed... well, what appears to be just another helicopter.


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  • OPINION: Can gadget-free H160 be a revolutionary success?


    ​As the curtain dropped behind Airbus Helicopters’ beaming chief executive Guillaume Faury at the Heli-Expo show in...


  • AgustaWestland responds to H160 with heavier AW139


    AgustaWestland has launched a beefed-up version of its AW139 twin-engined helicopter, upping the maximum take-off...


  • Airbus Helicopters drops PW210 engine on 'repositioned' X4


    ​On the eve of the officially unveiling of its new X4 medium-class rotorcraft, Airbus Helicopters has sensationally...


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  • OPINION: Can gadget-free H160 be a revolutionary success?

    News | 10 Mar 2015 11:53 | Flight International

    ​As the curtain dropped behind Airbus Helicopters’ beaming chief executive Guillaume Faury at the Heli-Expo show in Orlando, Florida, it revealed... well, what appears to be just another helicopter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Can-gadget-free-H160-be-a-revolutionary-success-409909/
  • AgustaWestland responds to H160 with heavier AW139

    News | 04 Mar 2015 21:33 | Dan Parsons

    AgustaWestland has launched a beefed-up version of its AW139 twin-engined helicopter, upping the maximum take-off weight to 7t from the present optional upper limit of 6.8t.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AgustaWestland-responds-to-H160-with-heavier-AW139-409773/
  • Airbus Helicopters targets AW139 with new H160

    News | 03 Mar 2015 16:30 | Dominic Perry

    Airbus Helicopters has today ended months of speculation with the official unveiling today at Heli-Expo in Orlando of its new H160 medium-class twin-engined rotorcraft which it has repositioned in order to be what chief executive Guillaume Faury describes as “the AW139 killer”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Helicopters-targets-AW139-with-new-H160-409630/
  • AVALON: Toll to establish AgustaWestland training centre

    News | 25 Feb 2015 14:29 | Emma Kelly

    ​Australian transportation group Toll will build and operate the country’s first AgustaWestland-authorised training centre, as part of its 10-year aeromedical contract with the New South Wales (NSW) government.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-Toll-to-establish-AgustaWestland-training-centre-409433/
  • ANALYSIS: Dauphin's demise spurs X4 development at Airbus Helicopters

    News | 24 Feb 2015 10:21 | Dominic Perry

    ​On 3 March in Orlando, Airbus Helicopters will finally reveal the future of its medium-class rotorcraft. Work on the new model, known so far by its experimental designation of X4, has been under way since at least 2010, but there is still little clarity on what the helicopter looks like or what specifications it will boast.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Dauphins-demise-spurs-X4-development-at-Airbus-Helicopters-409059/
  • Airbus Helicopters drops PW210 engine on 'repositioned' X4

    News | 18 Feb 2015 14:52 | Dominic Perry

    ​On the eve of the officially unveiling of its new X4 medium-class rotorcraft, Airbus Helicopters has sensationally ditched one of the two engine suppliers on the programme and hinted at a heavier aircraft than previously thought.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Helicopters-drops-PW210-engine-on-repositioned-X4-409180/