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Leonardo Helicopters rocked by sudden departure of UK chief as NMH campaign kicks off

Leonardo Helicopters’ bid to secure the long-term future of its Yeovil plant by winning the UK’s New Medium Helicopter (NMH) requirement has hit early turbulence with the abrupt departure of its UK managing director Nick Whitney.

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Airbus Corporate Helicopters shows off Aston thriller

Little more than two years after launch Airbus Corporate Helicopters (ACH) has sold all but one of its initial production run of Aston Martin Edition ACH130s and has now committed to a second batch of the exclusive light-singles.

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Airbus Helicopters outlines schedule for Tiger MkIII upgrade

Airbus Helicopters will use three prototypes for its Tiger MkIII upgrade programme for France and Spain as development work begins in earnest following contract signature with procurement body OCCAR in March.

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Airbus Helicopters looks to firm up ‘concrete’ export interest in H160M

Airbus Helicopters is already having “concrete discussions” with potential export buyers of its H160M Guepard medium-twin, as development activities for launch customer France accelerate.

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